Collaboration & Networking

Community Transportation Association of the Northwest brings together groups, individuals and organizations all dedicated to enhancing mobility and transportation for all people. CTANW leverages resources to bring together services that enhance collaboration, coordination and professional development.

  • CTANW Weekly DIGEST (CTANW's Weekly E-Newsletter)
  • Groups, Meetings & Committees (this page)
  • CTANW Directories & Datasets (this page)
  • Collaborative Contacts (this page)

Collaborative Groups, Committees & Membership Meetings

Annual Meeting

The CTANW Annual Meeting is an opportunity for members, partners, community organizations, and interested residents to join in CTANW's efforts to promote mobility options for all people throughout the Northwest. The CTANW Annual Meeting is held the 2nd Thursday in June in SeaTac, WA to bring people together face-to-face.

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Spring & Winter Membership Meetings

Community Transportation Association of the Northwest hosts three (3) general membership meetings each year. These meetings are designed to provide opportunities for members to connect across a broad spectrum of issues and opportunities facing our industry, our organization and the communities we serve. Members can also use this time to send their designated representative to vote on issues of importance to the organization, including strategic planning, bylaws, budgeting, legislative actions and more. Members can access meeting details and meeting minutes here (log-in required).

CTANW For-Hire/For-Profit Collaborative Group

CTANW's For-Hire/For-Profit Provider Group is designed to provide a platform for for-profit specialized transportation providers to connect on important issues facing the industry, as well as develop new ideas and training requests. The For-Hire Group is open to For-Hire providers in the Northwest. The meetings are held the 2nd Thursdays in February, May, August and Novemer from 11:00-1:00p at Around the Sound/Transpro in Tacoma, WA. Email to RSVP. The group is facilitated by Shirley Allen. Click here for the next meeting agenda.

MTPtP - Mobility Management & Travel Training Group

CTANW's Mobility Management & Travel Training Peer-to-Peer Group promotes professional development opportunities for Mobility Management & Travel Training professionals throughout Washington and Oregon. The group meets quarterly at varying sites throughout Washington and Oregon in order to allow opportunities to learn about regional organizations, mobility management and travel training programs, and local transit systems. The group also develops and continues to work on "Best Practices and Standards" for the Mobility Management and Travel Training field in the Northwest. The group meets on the 2nd Monday of February, May, August and November from 11:30-3:30. RSVP to This group is facilitated by Melissa Kidd. Click here for a meeting overview and Click here for the next meeting details.

CTANW Committees & Workgroups

Members and partners are welcome to join and lead CTANW's Committees & Work Groups. Log-In to learn more about current committees. Current CTANW Committees include:

  • Advocacy & Legislative Committee
  • Training & Education Committee
  • Summit Committee
  • Membership Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Emergency Management Platform Workgroup
  • Statewide Mobility Management Platform Workgroup