Colleagues, associates, and partnerships at all levels are key to inspiring, educating, and engaging today’s youth to be tomorrow’s American infrastructure leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs, and skilled workforce – and, improving outcomes for our most vulnerable youth and historically underutilized groups.  Your outreach and feedback over the past few months has been extremely encouraging. 

Many thanks to the individuals and organizations noted below for their early connection.  We value your input and support.  For more information on iyai+ and how you can assist, please contact us directly at info@iyai.org.   

  • Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO)
  • Transportation Learning Center (Washington, DC)
  • Rising Stars Foundation (Puerto Rico)
  • Jose Cruz & Jane Daly, Colegio Sagrada Familia (Puerto Rico)
  • Cheryl Rodgers, Cardozo Education Campus, TransSTEM Academy (Washington, DC)
  • Dr. Thomas Whittle, Antilles High School (Puerto Rico), Fort Buchanan, Department of Defense
  • Pam Boswell, American Public Transportation Association (APTA)
  • Rob Puentes, Eno Foundation
  • Madeline Janis, Esq., Jobs To Move America (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Consortium for Worker Education (New York)
  • Dwayne Sampson, Transit Diversity Network
  • Roberta Abdul Salam, Clayton County GA
  • Tax Heiress Professional Services, LLC
  • Linda Burroughs, CPA
  • Technical Education Consulting, LLC
  • Shirley McCall, retired DCPS/Founder, Cardozo TransSTEM Academy
  • Jim Reid, International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers
  • Parker Infrastructure Partners, LLC (New York)
  • Phil Washington, LA Metro
  • Stan Feinsod, Consultant
  • Linda Holcman, What’s Next Ventures (Puerto Rico)
  • CATbus, Keith Moody (South Carolina)
  • Taiwo Jaiyeoba, City of Charlotte
  • Alberto Fernandez, BnC Transit
  • Lori Nelson, Resilience Officer, City of Boston
  • TSE Engineering
  • Jesse Levin, Tactivate
  • Sara Castle & Heather Beitz, I Research
  • The Allen Group (San Francisco, CA)
  • Annie Mayol, Foundation for Puerto Rico
  • Gabriela Alvarez, Grupo Guayacan
  • Lucy Crespo, Science & Technology Trust
  • Tom Waldron, HDR
  • Shawn Brooks, Media
  • Antonio Fernandez, Public Health
  • Freddie Fuller, Jacobs Engineering
  • Diana Mendes, HNTB
  • Cherie Gibson, HNTB
  • Chuck Douglas, Wakhisi-Douglas, LLC
  • Julie Minerva, Capri & Clay
  • Carolyn Flowers
  • Melvin Clark, GW Peeples
  • Amanda Vandergrift, InfraStrategies, LLC
  • Kimberly Fragola, Centre Area Transit Authority
  • Lisa Patterson, City of Portland
  • Stephanie Gidigibi, NRDC
  • Kevin McKaskill, Madison Park Vocational High School (Boston)
  • Al Edwards, Corporate Environmental Risk Management (CERM)
  • Ashley Brown Burns, New Orleans RTA
  • Rudy Flowers, Jacobs Engineering
  • Asha Weinstein Agrawal, San Jose State University
  • Olupono Initiative (Hawaii)