WTS International Presents Honorable Ray LaHood Award to SCAG Executive Director Kome Ajise


WTS International honored SCAG Executive Director Kome Ajise with the 2024 WTS Recognition Award–Honorable Ray LaHood Award. This award honors male leaders in transportation for outstanding commitments to the advancement of gender and diversity in the field and elevating the reputation of professionals in transportation. WTS International specifically recognized Kome’s leadership and vision during SCAG’s Connect SoCal 2024 planning process. 

Kome received the WTS-Los Angeles (WTS-LA) chapter’s Honorable Ray LaHood Award in November 2023. WTS-LA then nominated Kome for the international award alongside transportation leaders nominated by WTS chapters all over the United States. WTS International presented the Honorable Ray LaHood Award at the Awards Gala during the 2024 WTS Annual Conference in New Orleans on May 8.