Keynote Speaker



Dr. Beverly Scott is CEO at Beverly Scott Associates, LLC and Senior Partner at Parker Infrastructure Partners, LLC. Dr. Scott is recognized throughout the U.S. and North American transportation industry for her visionary leadership; results driven management style; focus on people and communities; and progressive approach to labor management relations. She is a frequent speaker on the critical need to invest in smart, next generation infrastructure to advance American competitiveness, sustainable outcomes, and “shared prosperity.” In 2011, she was appointed by President Obama to the National Infrastructure Advisory Council (NIAC), a panel of experts including top business executives, leading academics, and local government officials who report to the White House through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security with responsibility for making policy recommendations to protect and preserve the physical assets that are critical to the U.S. economy and national security. In 2012, she was appointed NIAC Vice-Chair and currently serves in that capacity.

For Hā o ke kai, Dr. Scott will address how planning and decision-making can incorporate improved outcomes for all, especially the most vulnerable communities.

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