The next generation of community and public transportation leaders will shape the future of our industry. CTAA is committed to supporting these leaders in creating the most promising future for their organization, employees, and customers through its Emerging Leaders Academy.


Activities for the 2018/2019 CTAA Emerging Leaders Academy will take place between May 2018 and May 2019. The preliminary schedule is listed below:

  • April 27, 2018: Applications due
  • May 1, 2018: First class selected
  • June 1, 2018: Leadership Assessment/Coaching Completed
  • June 11 and 12, 2018: In-person class at Community Transportation EXPO 2018
  • July 2018 - May 2019: Distance learning events, study groups and work on projects
  • May 2019: Project presentations and graduation at EXPO 2019