Category Archives: Women’s History Month

Port Authority Managers: Boots (and Heels) on the Ground

By Cheryl Albiez, Senior Public Information Officer Today, Portfolio launches “Boots on the Ground,” an occasional series spotlighting Port Authority women managers who possess the ability, knowledge and experience to handle critical positions of responsibility. These strong, bright and innovative … Continue reading

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Women’s History Month: PAPD Assistant Chief Norma Hardy on the road less traveled

By Mercedes Guzman, Media Relations, Police Blogger When PAPD Assistant Chief Norma Hardy of New Jersey Air Transportation began her trailblazing career more than two decades ago, she set out on a road less traveled by women to reach the … Continue reading

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Women’s History Month: Lee Jaffe, Port Authority’s Legendary First Female Director of Public Affairs

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff CLICK IMAGES FOR A CLOSER VIEW    Lee Jaffe was a brilliant woman from a small Pennsylvania town who worked as the Port Authority’s Director of Public Relations from 1944-1965. She served as the … Continue reading

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