MTA Announces Major Promotions in Leadership Ranks at New York City Transit

Acting MTA Chairman and CEO Janno Lieber had announced his intention to appoint Craig Cipriano as the next Interim President of New York City Transit. Additionally, current Interim President Sarah Feinberg has promoted Demetrius Crichlow to serve as Senior Vice President of NYCT’s Department of Subways.

Cipriano, whose appointment took effect July 31, has been President of MTA Bus Company and Senior Vice President of NYCT’s Department of Buses since 2019. Crichlow became Acting Executive Vice President of NYCT’s subways division earlier this year and will start his new role effective immediately.

The announcement comes after Lieber’s appointment, beginning July 31, by Governor Cuomo as the Authority’s Acting Chair and CEO following the pending departure of Patrick Foye. Before ascending to the top job, Lieber served as Chief Development Officer and President of MTA Construction & Development since 2017.

-via Press Release

This article was posted on: August 6, 2021