Staff and Board

Founded by Fidelity Investments, Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center, and P&G Gillette

Incorporated in 1996

Staff and Board

Patrick Sullivan

Patrick D. Sullivan

Executive Director

Patrick Sullivan is the Executive Director of the Seaport TMA. In this role he oversees the TMA’s commuter programs and advocates on behalf of the organization’s membership for transportation improvements that will benefit those who work, live in, and visit the South Boston Waterfront.

Prior to joining Seaport TMA, Patrick served as Director of Policy & Outreach at 128 Business Council, a TMA serving the Route 128 Corridor west of Boston. At 128 Business Council Patrick worked to advocate for and implement new sustainable transportation options for Massachusetts commuters. Prior to 128 Business Council Patrick was a graduate intern at the Boston Redevelopment Authority.

Patrick recently served in an elected role as the Managing Director of MassCommute, the Massachusetts Council of TMAs and now serves the organization as Immediate-Past Managing Director.  He also serves as the Immediate Past President of the New England Chapter of the Association for Commuter Transportation (ACT).

Patrick has previously been named to the Association for Commuter Transportation’s (ACT) “40 Under 40,” and is a graduate of the ACT Leadership Academy. He was selected to participate in the 2016 Transportation for America (T4A) Transportation Leadership Academy, a year-long leadership program for transportation professionals. Patrick has a particular interest in the intersection of transportation and technology, and has conducted extensive research and has written on the subject of autonomous vehicles and their future impact on cities. He is a LEED Accredited Professional in Building Design & Construction with the U.S. Green Building Council.

Patrick received a Masters in City and Regional Planning from Boston University and a Bachelors of Arts in History from the University of Vermont.


We are Hiring

Seaport TMA is seeking a Program & Marketing Manager.

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Program & Marketing Manager administers Seaport TMA’s commuter programs, manages the development of all external communications, creates marketing materials, and plans and organizes commuter outreach events. The Program and Marketing Manager plays a critical role in the success of the organization by providing exceptional service to Seaport TMA’s 50-plus member companies and the many thousands of commuters that have access to Seaport TMA’s programs.

Seaport TMA Program & Marketing Manager.

Board of Directors

President: Fred Peterson, Massachusetts Convention Center Authority
Linda Danyluk, AEW Capital Management
Jeff Cook, Fidelity Investments
Charlayne Murrell-Smith, Boston Children’s Museum
Dana Griffin, Jamestown Properties
Bruce Pearson, John Hancock Financial
Allan Sheard, P&G Gillette
David O’Shaughnessy, Seaport Companies
Chuck Pappalardo, Vertex Pharmaceuticals
Yanni Tsipis, WS Development