GBC 2022 Transportation Summit: Building a Better Transit Future… Get on Board!

Price Qty
Membershow details + $35.00 (USD)   Expired
Non-Membershow details + $50.00 (USD)   Expired
  • September 28, 2022
    9:00 am - 10:15 am

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee’s 2022 Transportation Summit for an engaging discussion on working collaboratively to improve transit in the Baltimore region. Panelists will discuss the region’s current transit system and opportunities for improvement, explore how quality transit impacts social equity and inclusive economic growth, and take a deeper dive into recent transit successes in Indianapolis and the business community’s role in those successes.


  • Jon Laria Esq. Managing Partner, Baltimore Office, Ballard Spahr LLP and Chair of the GBC Transportation and Mobility Committee


  • Dr. Celeste Chavis, Associate Professor, Departments of Transportation & Urban Infrastructure Studies, Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD | Dr. Chavis is jointly appointed in the Departments of Transportation & Urban Infrastructure Studies and Civil Engineering at Morgan State University. She is currently serving as Interim Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies for the School of Engineering.
  • Lacey Everett, Director of Political Affairs, MIBOR REALTOR® Association, Indianapolis, IN | Lacey is an accomplished advocacy professional who developed and executed a county-wide community education and engagement campaign that led to a 60 percent vote of support for mass transit expansion in Indianapolis and successfully advocated for the creation of a dedicated transit fund.
  • Yonah Freemark, Senior Research Associate and Lead, Fair Housing, Land Use, and Transportation Practice Area, Urban Institute, Washington, DC | Yonah is a nationally recognized expert on the connection between land use, transportation, and social and economic mobility. He has published peer-reviewed scholarship in numerous journals, including Urban Affairs ReviewPolitics & SocietyHousing Policy Debate, and the Journal of the American Planning Association.
  • Michael B. Kelly, Executive Director, Baltimore Metropolitan Council, Baltimore, MD | As Executive Director of the BMC, Mike works with the region’s elected executives and regional stakeholders to develop collaborative strategies, plans, and programs that will help improve the quality of life and economic vitality in the Baltimore region.

Event details:

When: September 28, 2022; 9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

Where: Webinar via Zoom

*A personal, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants prior to the event.

Cost: GBC members: $35, non-members: $50

A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at

For event and sponsorship information, contact Lisa Byrd, Director of Events and Business Development, at

The GBC will be raffling off 2 round trip tickets on Southwest Airlines from those who attend the event!





Special Thanks to Southwest Airlines