Terry White has been appointed by Executive Dow Constantine as the interim general manager of King County Metro, the Puget Sound region’s largest public transportation agency. Prior to COVID-19, Metro delivered more than 400,000 trips every weekday and roughly half of downtown Seattle commuters relied on transit. Metro provides bus, vanpool, and water taxi services, and operates Seattle Streetcar, Sound Transit Link light rail, and Sound Transit Express bus service.
Terry was previously deputy general manager, overseeing all Metro Operations across bus, rail, and marine service; facilities; and vehicle maintenance. He began his Metro career in 1987 and has served as a transportation planner, customer service administrator, communications superintendent, and managing director of bus operations.