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MTA Board Members

Click on each MTA Board member's picture for a short bio. Scroll down or click here for details of appointment.

Thomas F. Prendergast
Thomas F. Prendergast
Chairman,
Chief Executive Officer
 
Fernando Ferrer
Fernando Ferrer
Vice Chairman
 
Andrew Albert

Andrew Albert

Jonathan A. Ballan

Jonathan A. Ballan

John H. Banks

John H. Banks

Robert C. Bickford

Robert C. Bickford

Norman E. Brown photo

Norman E. Brown

Allen P. Cappelli

Allen P. Cappelli

Ira Greenberg

Ira Greenberg

Jeffrey A. Kay photo

Jeffrey A. Kay

Susan G. Metzger

Susan G. Metzger

Charles G. Moerdler

Charles G. Moerdler

John J. Molloy

John J. Molloy

Mitchell H. Pally

Mitchell H. Pally

Andrew M. Saul

Andrew M. Saul

James L. Sedore Jr.

James L.
Sedore Jr.

Vincent Tessitore, Jr.

Vincent Tessitore, Jr.

Polly Trottenberg

Polly Trottenberg

Ed Watt

Ed Watt

Iris Weinshall

Iris Weinshall

Carl V. Wortendyke

Carl V. Wortendyke

Neil Zuckerman

Neal Zuckerman

Board Members Recommended By Date First
Confirmed
Term
Expires
Thomas F. Prendergast
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer
Governor 6/20/13 6/30/15
Fernando Ferrer
Vice Chairman
Governor 6/16/11 6/30/16
Andrew Albert3 New York City Transit Riders Council 6/18/02 12/31/15
Jonathan A. Ballan Westchester County Executive 6/7/11 6/30/15
John H. Banks III Mayor 5/03/04 6/30/11
(holdover)
Robert C. Bickford2 Putnam County Executive 6/18/08 6/30/10
(holdover)
Norman E. Brown3 Metro-North Railroad Unions 9/15/06 12/31/06
(holdover)
Allen P. Cappelli Governor 8/19/08 6/30/15
Ira Greenberg3 Long Island Rail Road Commuter Council 06/03/09 12/31/18
Jeffrey A. Kay Mayor 6/21/06 6/30/14
(holdover)
Susan G. Metzger2 Orange County Executive 6/23/05 6/30/10
(holdover)
Charles G. Moerdler Governor 12/07/10 6/30/16
John J. Molloy Nassau County Executive 6/20/13 6/30/15
Mitchell H. Pally Suffolk County Executive 6/07/05 6/30/16
Andrew M. Saul1 Governor 4/11/06 6/30/12
(holdover)
James L. Sedore Jr.2 Dutchess County Executive 7/02/94 6/30/10
(holdover)
Vincent Tessitore, Jr.3 United Transportation Union 6/20/07 1/01/13
(holdover)
Polly Trottenberg Mayor 6/20/14 6/30/17
Ed Watt3 Transport Workers Union 3/31/04 1/01/06
(holdover)
Iris Weinshall Mayor 7/01/14 6/30/20
Carl V. Wortendyke2 Rockland County Executive 6/07/05 6/30/10
(holdover)
Neal Zuckerman3 Metro-North Railroad Commuter Council 6/20/14 12/31/15


All Board members are appointed by the Governor, some on the recommendation of City and County officials in the MTA service region.
1Originally served as an MTA board member from 9/96 to 11/05, recommended by Westchester County Executive.
2These four members cast one collective vote.
3Nonvoting member.

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