Erica Antoine Named WTS Philadelphia Member Of The Year
Burns is excited to announce that Erica Antoine, PE, has been selected by WTS (Women’s Transportation Seminar) Philadelphia Chapter for the Member of the Year Award! WTS supports the development and advancement of women in the transportation industry.
Each year, the WTS Philadelphia Chapter recognizes the achievements of individuals and organizations for extraordinary advancements within the transportation industry. Erica currently serves as Treasurer on the Executive Board of Directors for the Chapter. As Treasurer, Erica oversees the chapter’s financial planning, including collecting, investing, and disbursing funds. Prior to her role as Treasurer, Erica served on the Chapter’s Board of Directors as Co-Chair of the Scholarship and Awards Committee and she was a founding member of the Philadelphia Chapter Transportation You program.
Always eager to teach, Erica is a mentor of the Transportation You Program, a hands-on, interactive, mentoring program that offers young girls an introduction to a wide variety of transportation careers. Erica works with the committee’s leadership to come up with thought-provoking projects and offers guidance to mentees with college and scholarship applications. Erica leads the program’s outreach efforts, partnering with local teachers and advisors, distributing flyers at local science fairs, and networking with other STEM organizations to share resources.
On Thursday, December 10th, Erica will be recognized at the WTS Philadelphia Chapter’s Annual Awards Banquet for her achievement as Member of the Year. Erica’s nomination will be submitted by the Chapter for WTS International’s Recognition Award.
Burns is proud of Erica’s work, dedication, and all that she contributes to the engineering community. Congratulations, Erica!