Exclusive online presentation by the GM of Los Angeles DoT
T-Tech Speaker Series:
Seleta Reynolds, GM, Los Angeles Dept. of Transportation
The T-Tech Speaker Series is hosted by ITSNZ and made possible by the ongoing support of our membership
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Seleta Reynolds General Manager of the Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT) to explores their COVID-19 response, measurements and how their focus on transport equality and health drive their initiatives.
The second-largest municipal transportation agency in the country. Seleta is responsible for
1,300 employees and 52 different business lines – from parking meters to traffic signals to
buses. Seleta was appointed by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti in 2014 to implement the
Mayor’s vision of safe and sustainable transportation choices for all. Under her
leadership, LADOT has installed hundreds of data-driven safety improvements in high needs
locations, launched the largest scooter program in the world, launched the largest electric
vehicle car-share program in the country, and created a first-of-its-kind digital platform to
manage for-profit mobility companies.
A true believer that LADOT should reflect the city that it serves, over 90 percent of
her executive team are women and people of color.
Seleta has over 20 years of transportation experience in both the public and private sectors. She served as president of the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO) for four years. NACTO represents
cities and transportation agencies in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
She is the Board Chair and founding member of the Open Mobility Foundation (OMF), a public-private forum created to tackle technical issues surrounding emerging mobility technology. In 2019, she also joined the board of the Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITSA).