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ASHE Joint Sections April Virtual Meeting

Please join our ASHE Joint Sections of Altoona, Franklin, Mid-Allegheny, Pittsburgh, and Southwest Penn for a presentation by Secretary Yassmin Gramian focused on transportation funding.


Yassmin Gramian, PE, serves as the secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, a position that she assumed in May 2020. She manages PennDOT’s annual budget of $9.5 billion and oversees programs and policies affecting highways, urban and rural public transportation, airports, railroads, ports, and waterways. Under her leadership, the department is directly responsible for Pennsylvania’s vast system of state and local highways and bridges, as well as oversees the state’s vehicle registration, driver’s licenses and ID operations. Prior to joining PennDOT, Gramian worked for over 30 years in operations, design, and management of transportation infrastructure systems, including highway, tolling, bridge, and railroad projects. Gramian earned master’s and bachelor’s degrees in civil engineering from the University of Michigan and completed the Tuck Management Training Program at Dartmouth College. She is a professional engineer in Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, and Florida.

This virtual meeting is free to attend. Registration for all attendees is required online. You’ll receive an email link to participate in the video conference and phone numbers to call-in to the audio portion. RSVP by COB on Monday, April 26th.