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Leadership at The MBTA

The MBTA is overseen the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) Board. Jamey Tesler is the Secretary of Transportation & CEO, and Steve Poftak is the General Manager.  

Jamey Tesler, with an American flag behind him.
Jamey Tesler
MassDOT Secretary and CEO
Steve Poftak in a gray suit
Steve Poftak
MBTA General Manager
Jeff Gonneville headshot
Jeff Gonneville
MBTA Deputy General Manager

MBTA Board of Directors

The MBTA Board of Directors consists of seven members, including the Secretary of Transportation and one member with municipal government experience. The rest are appointed by the Governor, and they include a rider and resident of an environmental justice population, and a person recommended by the President of the AFL-CIO.

Learn more about the MBTA Board of Directors

The MassDOT Board

Jamey Tesler serves as the chair of the MassDOT Board, which has 11 members. The MassDOT Board is responsible for all transportation issues in Massachusetts, including highways, mass transit, vehicle licensing, aeronautics, and more. 

Learn more about the MassDOT Board

Upcoming Board Meetings

FMCB meeting, board members at the table, with a screen behind them

Browse past and upcoming board meetings. Agendas, minutes, and presentations included.

Upcoming Board Meetings

FMCB meeting, board members at the table, with a screen behind them

Browse past and upcoming board meetings. Agendas, minutes, and presentations included.