HNTB selected 2021 Employer of the Year by Women’s Transportation Seminar of Los Angeles

Firm recognized for commitment to equity, inclusivity and leadership roles for women on high-profile projects

LOS ANGELES (Nov. 19, 2021) – HNTB Corporation, an employee-owned infrastructure solutions firm, has been selected Employer of the Year by the Los Angeles chapter of the Women’s Transportation Seminar. The award was announced at the annual WTS-LA banquet on Nov. 17, 2021.

“HNTB is committed to advancing women’s careers in transportation and we are honored to receive this recognition from WTS Los Angeles,” said Wayne Feuerborn, HNTB West Division president. “Providing opportunities for women in transportation is key to advancing the industry and ensuring a diverse, inclusive and equitable workforce. HNTB and our clients are committed to making this happen today … and in the future.”

WTS is an international organization dedicated to building the future of transportation through the global advancement of women. It has more than 5,000 members, both women and men, in chapters located in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.

HNTB is a top-level Strategic Corporate Sponsor of WTS International, and a top-level Platinum Corporate Sponsor of the Los Angeles Chapter. Nationally the firm has more than 350 WTS members, including 20 women senior executives, and 35 HNTB employees hold international, national- and chapter-level leadership position in WTS.

“HNTB staff have held leadership roles ranging from chairs of various committees to president of local chapters,” said Yoga Chandran, HNTB Los Angeles office leader. “Not only are they guided by the firm’s vision to take personal responsibility to make success happen, but they have also each focused their energies and dedication to ensure that WTS continues to grow, prosper and serve as a portal for the global advancement of women.”