State of New Jersey Department of Transportation

Appointed in August 2011, Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti serves as Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise. The Enterprise is the eighth district of the Florida Department of Transportation, and is responsible for tolling operations on behalf of the Department as well as management of the Florida's Turnpike System. Comprised of a 320 mile mainline and nine expansion facilities, Florida’s Turnpike System is almost 500 centerline miles of tolled facilities. Add to that more than 150 miles of FDOT owned and/or operated facilities, and the Turnpike Enterprise responsibility expands to over 650 center-line miles. It is the largest user-financed system in the State and amongst the five largest in the nation.

Under her leadership, Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise is currently undertaking a $6 billion, 5-year work program which includes pioneering concepts such as express lanes on toll facilities, pursuit of regional interoperability, and the development of SunTrax, a transportation technology center for excellence for the State of Florida.

A proven leader who brings more than 25 years of toll road experience to the industry, Diane has led two of the largest toll road agencies in the country - Florida's Turnpike Enterprise and the New Jersey Turnpike Authority. She holds an Undergraduate Degree from the University of Connecticut and a Master’s of Science from Rutgers – the State University of New Jersey.

Diane is a member of the Executive Board of the Florida Department of Transportation, and serves on the Boards of the International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association and the Alliance for Toll Interoperability. In 2006, Diane was honored by the Executive Women of New Jersey’s Salute to the Policymakers Annual Dinner. A member of WTS, she was named 2013 Woman of the Year by the Central Florida Chapter.

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