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Patrick D. Jones

Executive Director, International Bridge, Tunnel, and Turnpike Association (IBTTA)

Patrick D. Jones, CEO and Executive Director, International Bridge, Tunnel, and Turnpike Association (IBTTA)

IBTTA is the worldwide association for the owners and operators of toll highways, bridges and tunnels and the companies that provide products and services to the toll industry. IBTTA has several hundred corporate members that operate toll facilities in the U.S. and 20 other countries on six continents around the world. Since assuming this position in 2002, Jones has built IBTTA into the principal advocate for toll-financed transportation and the leader in producing high quality educational experiences for toll industry professionals. Under his leadership, IBTTA revitalized its premier journal Tollways, created the IBTTA Leadership Academy, and introduced many new programs including the Transportation Finance Summit, Violation Enforcement Summit, Special Summit on Open Road Tolling, and its first workshop in South America. Before coming to IBTTA, Jones held senior management positions at the American Trucking Associations, the American Public Transportation Association, and the Health Insurance Association of America. Jones holds a BA in political science from The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. and an MBA from Marymount University in Arlington, Virginia.
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Tolling Regains Favour as Transportation Demand Grows

With traffic congestion on the rise, many of Canada's highways are in immediate need of overhaul. And, with tax increases as unpopular as ever, road operators in several provinces have turned to tolling to fund the safe, efficient roads that communities need -- and voters expect.
09/25/2013 05:44 EDT