Board member: Deidre McPherson

 Board member: Deidre McPherson

Deidre McPherson is an entrepreneurial strategist, and cultural producer. As a community organizer, she advocates for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) in the arts & culture and transportation industries to contribute to the collective shift towards equity in the region.

RTA Experience

  • Deidre McPherson was appointed to serve on the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority Board of Trustees by Cuyahoga County Executive Chris Ronayne beginning September 2023.
  • Board Liaison – Community Advisory Committee, 2024

Current Position 

  • Chief Community Officer, Assembly for the Arts
  • Founder + Chief Creative Officer, Deidre McPherson LLC. 

Career Experience 

Volunteer Experience 


Contact Information

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