Telework Strategy for the Future in Hampton Roads
Left-Right: Emily Cass, Robin Mack, Chris Arabia
Emily Cass is the Manager of the TRAFFIX Program, a service of Hampton Roads Transit. She has been with TRAFFIX for more than six years and has more than 15 years’ experience in marketing and communications. At TRAFFIX, Emily manages the alternative commuting program development and implementation for regional employers and commuters with the mission to decrease traffic congestion and reduce greenhouse gas emissions in Hampton Roads.
Robin Mack is the CEO of Mack Global LLC and has been the telework consultant for the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation’s Telework!VA program for the past 5 years. In her earlier years, she spearheaded the Virginia Department of Taxation’s telework initiative earning the 2008 Governor’s Technology Award for the Best Telework Initiative in the State for Public Sector. She currently serves as Secretary on the board for the ACT Telework Council.
Chris Arabia is the Manager of Statewide Mobility Programs for the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation. He has been with DRPT for more than 15 years in DRPT’s Public Transportation Division and has more than 25 years working in transportation demand management. Chris is responsible for planning, administration and evaluation of DRPT’s Commuter Assistance Program grant program. At DRPT, Chris and his small but mighty Commuter Programs team conduct statewide marketing for Virginia’s Try Transit, Telework Week, Bike to Work Week, vanpooling, and Virginia’s intercity bus service – Virginia Breeze. Among Chris’ responsibilities is administration of DRPT’s statewide Telework Virginia program.
Attendees Will Discover:
How Telework!VA can help your business with a post-COVID telework strategy. Plan your transition strategy with expert assistance for “FREE” through Telework!VA… and get Best Practice Tips!
Telework!VA is a state-wide program providing training for both managers and employees on how to develop, maintain, and effectively evaluate a telework program, including the execution of telework agreements and policies. In this webinar, Telework!VA discusses how you can take advantage of the free assistance and the many benefits of offering telework as an ongoing option. Representatives from TRAFFIX, Commuter Options, the regional commuter assistance program and Telework!VA partner, also discusses other commuter options available as well as employee incentives through the TRAFFIX app.