The goal of this program is to connect current students with professionals in the field of transportation planning. A moderator will lead the panelists in a discussion about their career paths, their thoughts on current trends in the field, and suggestions/advice they have for students regarding how to best prepare for a career in transportation. The panel will conclude with an interactive question and answer session. A light lunch will be provided. Featured panelists include: Diego Cardoso, Executive Officer, Transportation and Development Implementation, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) John Gahbauer, Transportation Planner, Parsons Brinckerhoff Rita Robinson, Deputy, Chief Executive Officer, County of Los Angeles Please RSVP to Sherry Dodge, email@example.com. This event is co-sponsored by the Senior Fellows Program and the Career Services and Alumni Relations office at the School of Public Affairs.