MARTA Interim General Manager and CEO Collie Greenwood is a 35-year
transit veteran with experience ranging from frontline operations to executive
As Chief Service Officer at North America’s third largest transit
system, the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC), Greenwood oversaw bus, rail, accessible
transit, station services, transit security, and a structured maintenance
program for all modes. Additionally, he guided the TTC through several
transformative initiatives, including station transformations, mobility service
consolidation, and reduced overtime costs through the organized distribution of
Greenwood joined MARTA as the Chief of Bus Operations and Urban
Planning in July 2019 and was appointed Deputy General Manager of Operations
and Urban Planning in 2020. In January 2022, the MARTA Board of Directors named
him Interim General Manager and CEO.
In this interim role, Greenwood will lead MARTA’s largest and most
ambitious expansion and modernization program since its founding over 40 years
ago. Greenwood will work closely with his senior leadership team to develop and
deliver major capital projects to enhance the customer experience, including
the addition of new railcars and electric buses to the MARTA fleet.
Greenwood is an active member of the American Public
Transportation Association (APTA), serving as Vice Chair of its Standards
Development Oversight Council, and is a founding Board Member of Georgia’s
Fulton Technology and Energy Enhancement Authority (FTEEA).
Collie holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.
- Direct Phone: 404-848-4608
- Director Executive Office Administration: Tyrene Huff (404-848-5352)