Congratulations to Scott McBride for earning the 2022 WTS Minnesota Chapter Honorable Ray LaHood Award. This award honors a man who has contributed to the advancement of women and minorities in the transportation community.
The mission of WTS is to “transform the transportation industry through the advancement of women.” Scott McBride cultivates an inclusive environment for others to thrive and leads by example in his mission for equity. He works diligently to mentor and promote women and people of color (POC) within the industry, putting his commitment to inclusiveness into action and encouraging others to do the same. Scott sits on Bolton & Menk’s Infrastructure Equity Team and Equity Collaboration Team, working to enhance equity in work and the workforce. His approach to inclusiveness in the workplace has established a cultural shift in decision making and advancement opportunities.
Outside of the office, Scott is passionate about staying involved in transportation and engineering groups (WTS, APWA, MSES, and NCITE) that give back to our industry. As a devoted member of WTS for more than 20 years, Scott aims to bridge the gap of disparity by making sure all voices of women and minorities are heard. He is an advocate for women and POC and seeks to further their careers by putting them at the forefront of their work efforts and preparing them for career opportunities. Through his leadership and experience, he strives to uncover complex issues that need to be addressed to sustain an inclusive environment for all.
Congratulations on your award, Scott!
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