About Transportation Foundation of Los Angeles
Transportation Foundation of Los Angeles
Established in 1991 as a 501(c)3 non-profit by the MTA, the Transportation Foundation of Los Angeles (TFLA) is at the forefront of driving positive change in transportation and municipal services. Under the visionary leadership of President/CEO Tamiko Hirano, TFLA's mission revolves around providing education, training, and fostering knowledge to propel the continual development of transportation and related systems. With a focus on creating a better future for all, TFLA endeavors to enhance transportation and infrastructure systems through educational, technological, and economic opportunities.
TFLA proudly presents the LIFT LA Internship Program, a paid initiative catering to university juniors, seniors, and graduate students, emphasizing motivation and high achievement with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Veterans are encouraged to apply, with no graduation date requirements. The program not only offers invaluable hands-on experience but also serves as a gateway to skill development. Employers are invited to become partners in this transformative program, contributing to the collective improvement of transportation and municipal services. For those seeking to join, applications can be submitted to TFLAinternships@gmail.com, marking a pivotal step towards shaping the future of transportation through education and practical experience.