Peter M. Rogoff, Chief Executive Officer, Sound Transit, “Sound Transit on the Eastside”
Sound Transit CEO Peter Rogoff has been a leading transit executive for more than a decade. He spent 22 years on the staff of the Senate Appropriations Committee, including 14 years as Democratic Staff Director on the Transportation Subcommittee.
From 2009‑2014 Rogoff led the Federal Transit Administration under President Obama, and from 2014‑2016 he was the Under Secretary of Transportation for Policy at the U.S. Department of Transportation.
Since coming to Sound Transit in 2016, Rogoff has been overseeing the largest transit expansion program in North America, building a $54 billion, 187km rapid transit network by 2041.
Rogoff, earned his Bachelor of Arts in American studies at Amherst College and his MBA degree, with honors, from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University.