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 2017/2018 CTAA Emerging Leaders Academy will take place between May 2017 and June 2018. The preliminary schedule is listed below:

  • April 28, 2017: Applications due
  • April 30, 2017: First class selected
  • May 31, 2017: Leadership Assessment/Coaching Completed
  • June 12 and 13, 2017: In-person class at Community Transportation EXPO 2017
  • July 2017 - May 2018: Distance learning events, study groups and work on projects
  • June 2018: Project presentations and graduation at EXPO 2018