Ivan Vamos, Board Member Emeritus
, a bike commuter since 1965, worked for 30 years for New York State DOT, DEC
and State Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation.
While serving as Deputy Commissioner at Parks, he helped the State acquire and develop more than 200 miles of rail-trails, Ivan Chaired the Task Force that planned NY City's greenway, and planned and implemented the first 20 years of the State's Canals Recreationway program.
continues to advice NYBC, specifically working for inclusion of bike and pedestrian elements on major bridge replacement projects, by representing on-road bicycling on the State's Trail Council
, and by helping with specific public policy issues.