RTA experience

  • An appointee of Cuyahoga County, she joined the RTA Board in March 2011.
  • She said she sought a seat on the RTA Board because she believes in public transit as a valuable amenity for her clients, as well as her family.
  • Chair of Audit, Safety Compliance and Real Estate Committee since 2018.
  • Elected Vice President March 2021.

Legal experience

  • A practicing partner at Nicola, Gudbranson & Cooper, LLC, where she advocates for immigration and naturalization rights for individuals.
  • Since 2009, Recognized as one of The Best Lawyers of America, specializing in immigration law.
  • 2016, Honored as Lawyer of the Year for the same area of practice in Cleveland, Ohio.

Community service


Updated April 7, 2021

Contact info

Board of Trustees
Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority
1240 W. 6th St.
Cleveland, OH 44113
216-356-3120, e-mail

Plan a Trip

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