Athena Hutchins, P.E.
Niagara International Transportation Technology Coalition (NITTEC)
Athena Hutchins is the Executive Director of the Niagara International Transportation Technology Coalition (NITTEC) providing overall leadership and management responsibilities for the multi-agency international coalition of transportation entities in Western New York and Southern Ontario. As director of the Coalition, Athena is responsible for multi-agency ITS facility operations and technology deployment, information dissemination, standards development, incident management, and regional collaboration across international boundaries.
Athena’s professional career includes nearly fifteen years of working in transportation consulting on both the international and regional levels. Athena’s previous experience in design, construction and management for many modes of transportation includes intelligent transportation systems, toll plaza and public transportation.
Athena Hutchins is a Licensed New York State Professional Engineer with a Bachelor of Science degree from the University at Buffalo.