December 17, 2013 > VTA Board elects new chair
VTA Board elects new chair
Submitted By VTA
The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) Board of Directors elected VTA Director and San Josˇ City Councilman Ash Kalra as Chair for 2014 and VTA Director and Gilroy City Councilman Perry Woodward as Vice Chair.
Director Kalra served as Vice Chair for 2013 and will replace outgoing Chair Joe Pirzynski, a Los Gatos Town Councilman. He has been on the VTA Board of Directors since 2009 and has been a member of VTAÕs Administration and Finance Committee, where he served as vice chair in 2012 and as chair in 2013. Kalra was elected to the San Jose City Council in 2008 representing Council District 2 (South San Jose).
Director Woodward also served on the VTA Board of Directors in the past year and on VTAÕs Administration and Finance Committee. He is the Mayor Pro Tempore of Gilroy, and was elected to the City Council in 2007. He has served on the VTA Board of Directors since 2010.
For more information about the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority, visit www.vta.org.