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Don't Miss NADTC's Mobility Fair

The National Aging and Disability Transportation Center will host its annual Mobility Fair. Speakers from the Federal Transit Administration and NJTIP @ Rutgers will provide an introduction to the concept of a “complete trip” and lead a discussion on improvements needed to better meet the needs of older adults and individuals with disabilities who use public transit. The Mobility Fair will offer opportunities for conversation, information sharing and interactive exercises. Don't miss the opportunity to share your experiences and expertise with your peers!
 
NADTC's Mobility Fair will consist of two sessions:
 
Session I
Monday, July 29 | 10:30 – 11:45 a.m. | Commerce Room, Level 3
 
Presenters:
  • Rik Opstelten, Office of Mobility Innovation, Federal Transit Ad-ministration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC
  • Karen Alexander, Managing Director, NJTIP @ Rutgers, Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center, New Brunswick, NJ
Facilitators:
  • Virginia Dize, Co-Director, NADTC, National Association of Area Agencies on Aging, Washington, DC
  • Melissa Gray, Senior Program Manager, NADTC, National Association of Area Agencies on Aging, Washington, DC
  • Steve Yaffe, Consultant, NADTC, Easterseals; Yaffe Mobility Consulting, LLC, Fort Mill, SC
  • Heather Edmonds, Program Associate, NADTC, National Association of Area Agencies on Aging, Washington, DC 
Session II
Monday, July 29 | 1:00 – 2:15 p.m. | Commerce Room, Level 3
 
Building on the earlier session, this session will provide additional opportunities for learning and discussion with the Federal Transit Administration and NJTIP @ Rutgers on how to better meet the needs of older adults and individuals with disabilities who use public transit. Together, the two Mobility Fair sessions offer opportunities for conversation, information sharing and interactive exercises. Don't miss the opportunity to share your experiences and expertise with your peers!
 
Presenters:
  • Rik Opstelten, Office of Mobility Innovation, Federal Transit Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC
  • Karen Alexander, Managing Director, NJTIP @ Rutgers, Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center, New Brunswick, NJ
Facilitators:
  • Virginia Dize, Co-Director, NADTC, National Association of Area Agencies on Aging, Washington, DC
  • Melissa Gray, Senior Program Manager, NADTC, National Association of Area Agencies on Aging, Washington, DC
  • Steve Yaffe, Consultant, NADTC, Easterseals; Yaffe Mobility Consulting, LLC, Fort Mill, SC
  • Heather Edmonds, Program Associate, NADTC, National Association of Area Agencies on Aging, Washington, DC
More information on n4aconference.org.

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