Category Archives: Port Authority of New York & New Jersey

Women’s Empowerment Group Takes Off at LaGuardia

By Abigail Goldring, Media Relations Staff Last year, three women at the helm of LaGuardia Airport’s management piloted a program aimed at connecting and empowering women in aviation. Now, less than a year later, WOW – short for Women Empowering … Continue reading

Posted in aviation, aviation geeks, FAA, LaGuardia Airport, LGA, Port Authority, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, Queens, Uncategorized

Forging a PATH for Women

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff Clarelle DeGraffe wanted to be an engineer since she was five years old. Little did the Haitian-born DeGraffe know that 29 years after she joined the Port Authority as a civil engineer, she would … Continue reading

Posted in Construction, Engineering, EWR, Hudson River, Kennedy Airport, NY/NJ region, PATH, Port Authority, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, The Oculus, Uncategorized, Women's History Month, World Trade Center, World Trade Center Redevelopment, World Trade Center Transportation Oculus, WTC, WTC PATH station

A Day of Celebration for Port Authority Women

By Abigail Goldring, Media Relations Staff In 2015, Denise Berger noticed something was missing at the Port Authority. Berger, Chief of Operations for the Engineering Department, wanted to recognize the exceptional work women were performing at the Port Authority, and … Continue reading

Posted in International Women's Day, PANYNJ, Port Authority, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Uncategorized, Women's History Month, World Trade Center