Joe Harrington is the public information officer for the Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County (RTC). He is responsible for public outreach, citizen engagement and government relations for the region’s transit provider and road-builder. Joe manages the RTC’s award-winning digital presence and media relations program. His background includes 12 years as a television journalist, and he spent portions of his career covering the Nevada State Legislature and national politics on Capitol Hill. He graduated summa cum laude from Kent State University. Joe also serves on the board of the PRSA Sierra Nevada Chapter.