The Honorable Susan Kurland Visits Memphis!

Meet Assistant Secretary Susan Kurland


Learn about her role leading the USDOT women in transportation initiative.

In March 2014, USDOT Assistant Secretary of Aviation and International Affairs, Susan Kurland, visited Memphis and participated in several events.

kurland visit

The day began with a site visit at Wooddale High School (aviation-focused school) followed by a Women in Transportation Roundtable organized by IFTI and led by Assistant Secretary Kurland, and culminated in the Inaugural Blue Pump Gala (a fundraising event for scholarships for women pursuing transportation-related degrees) featuring Kurland as the keynote speaker. The above photo highlights the key activities that occurred throughout the day.

View Woodale High School photos. 

View Roundtable photos.

View Blue Pump Gala photos.