Director of Public Affairs
Dani Simons serves as the Assistant to the Secretary and Director of Public Affairs. Over the past two decades, Simons has held leadership roles in advocacy, government, and the private sector, using communications to advance sustainable transportation. She served as Director of Strategic Communications at NYCDOT, was part of the launch team for Citi Bike, and then served as Head of Communications for its parent company, Motivate. Most recently she was Global Head of Public Partnerships at Waze.