Vida is an accomplished transportation professional whose progressive leadership capabilities have brought forth system changes that have positively impacted millions of people. Energetic relationship-building and problem-solving skills, combined with the ability to influence decision-makers, have made her a central player in the myriad of transitions and reforms in public transit over the past 25 years.
Working with public sector transit authorities nationwide, Vida advises clients on planning, operating, outreach, staffing, and maintaining transit systems. She has managed bus, paratransit, light rail, heavy rail, and commuter rail transit systems. Experience with fixed route and paratransit operations, administration, security, customer service, operations, maintenance, and customer outreach enable Vida to connect the people who provide transit services with the communities that depend on it.