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Recruitment: Executive Director

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The Transportation Agency for Monterey County (TAMC) Board of Directors seeks an Executive Director with a demonstrated background in management, transportation planning, and capital project development who is adept at building and maintaining relationships with governmental and private partners, as well as a culturally and economically diverse community.


Under policy direction from the Board of Directors, the Executive Director will plan, direct, manage, administer, and review the activities of TAMC; coordinate services and activities among TAMC staff, the Board of Directors, the Executive Committee and technical advisory committees, member and partner agencies, and outside organizations; provide highly responsible and complex executive support to the Board of Directors and Executive Committee; and provide leadership to employees.


The position will be open until filled. To be considered for this exceptional opportunity, please submit a TAMC employment application (Excel | PDF), cover letter, resume, statement of qualifications and the names of six work-related references with contact information (two each for current or former supervisors, direct reports, and colleagues) to: Maura Twomey at no later than 5:00 pm on July 2, 2021.

Application materials will be screened in relation to the criteria outlined in this brochure. Candidates deemed to have the most relevant qualifications will be invited to interview with the Recruitment Subcommittee.  Finalists will be interviewed by the full Board of Directors. An appointment to the position will be made after completion of comprehensive reference and background checks to be coordinated with the successful candidate.

For more information, please see the Recruitment Flyer.