Julie Timm began as Chief Executive Officer at GRTC Transit System in September 2019, and brings more than 20 years of experience in customer-focused strategic planning and the management of widely diverse transportation capital projects in the local, state, and federal arenas.Timm headshot color
A native of Hampton Roads, Ms. Timm returns to Virginia from Tennessee, where she served the past three years as the Chief Development Officer for Nashville Metropolitan Transit Authority and Regional Transportation Authority of Middle TN, recently rebranded as WeGo Public Transit. She led WeGo’s input into Nashville’s $6B multimodal transit referendum and served as the WeGo Staff Advisor to Nashville’s Transit and Affordability Task Force.
Ms. Timm previously worked as the transit development officer for Hampton Roads Transit from 2012 to 2016. She holds a Master of Science and a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Old Dominion University and a Master of Business Administration from Vanderbilt University.