Phoenix's Valley Metro and Valley Metro Rail has elected new board officers for FY 13-14.
Elected to serve as Valley Metro RPTA Board officers are Mesa Councilmember Scott Somers as chair, Chandler Councilmember Trinity Donovan as vice chair and Avondale Councilmember Jim McDonald as treasurer.
Elected to serve as Valley Metro Rail Board officers are Tempe Councilmember Shana Ellis as chair and Mesa Councilmember Dennis Kavanaugh as vice chair.
“I look forward to working with the new leadership on both transit boards and anticipate significant accomplishments as we work hand in hand to enhance transit services in the Valley,” said Steve Banta, Valley Metro CEO.
The leadership for each board will serve a one-year term through June 30, 2014.