Miami-Dade Expressway Authority Swears In The Newest Member Of The Board Of Directors

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Miami-Dade Expressway Authority Swears In The Newest Member Of The Board Of Directors

MIAMI, FL - May 1, 2009 - Al Maloof has been sworn in as the newest member of the Board of Directors of the Miami-Dade Expressway Authority. He was elected by the Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners. Mr. Maloof is the managing director of GJB Consulting LLC, the public policy and government relations affiliate of Genovese, Joblove & Battista, PA. law firm. Al Maloof, a non-lawyer, has a PhD in Public Administration.

Mr. Maloof has served as a member of the Governor's transition team to review the operations of the Florida Department of Transportation, and currently serves on numerous committees of the American Public Transportation Association, and the Design-Build Institute. He also assisted the State of Florida by serving pro-bono on the congressional/administrative lobbying team for the SAFETEA-LU (Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act) Transportation bill passed in Washington. Language for a new version of that six-year bill will be proposed later this year.

Mr. Maloof says, "Florida has one of the best chances in the country to secure President Obama's pick for high-speed rail. I look forward to working with the Board of County Commissioners and all of South Florida's transit staff in helping Florida solve some of our nation's most complex transit and transportation challenges."

Mr. Maloof also served on the Florida Department of Transportation, 2025 Transportation Plan Steering Committee with the Deputy Secretary of Transportation and Chaired the Miami-Dade County Planning Advisory Board among numerous other local, state boards and committees.

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