Kome Ajise joined SCAG as Executive Director in April 2019, after working at Caltrans for nearly 30 years. In this role, he is leading our nation’s largest Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) and overseeing an annual budget of nearly $96 million. SCAG represents the six counties of Orange, Los Angeles, Ventura, Riverside, San Bernardino, and Imperial – comprised of 191 cities, 38,000 square miles, and more than 19 million residents.
Join us to learn more about Mr. Ajise’s leadership of SCAG and operations amidst COVID-19, the vision of his Regional Council, upcoming program and project updates, as well as challenges faced with recent updates to Connect SoCal (Regional Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy) and Regional
Housing Needs Allocations (RHNA).