Deputy Secretary for Multimodal Transportation
Jennie Louwerse, AICP, became the Deputy Secretary for Multimodal Transportation in July 2018. She provides oversight for department initiatives and policy related to public transportation, aviation, rail freight, passenger rail, bike/pedestrian, and ports. She previously served PennDOT as Special Assistant to the Deputy Secretary, Bureau Director of Aviation, and Director of PennPORTS. Louwerse brings 24 years of progressive public- and private-sector experience in all facets of management and technical knowledge of multimodal transportation development to the department.
Louwerse holds a master's degree in public administration from the Pennsylvania State University and a bachelor's degree in rural/urban studies from Shippensburg University.