2012 Top 40: Becky Mainardi

Aug. 21, 2012

Becky Mainardi

Project Manager

Panther International, LLC

Date of Birth: 11-26-76

Years in Aviation: 13


With an extensive background in intermodal transportation planning and project management, Mainardi manages the daily activities for aviation, transit, rail, seaports, and intermodal projects in the State of Florida for Panther International. She supervises the delivery, support, and maintenance of company solutions to the Florida Department of Transportation, including BlackCat Grant Management System implementations.

In addition, she coordinates cross-functional projects, oversees all aspects of client services, and manages software training. Mainardi's comprehensive understanding of public transportation
planning is an invaluable benefit to Panther’s clients. As a former grant administrator, she is well aware of the needs of our clients and through collaborative efforts facilitates the development of software system enhancements and new product designs.

Mainardi comes to Panther with more than ten years of experience with the Florida Department of Transportation where she most recently served as the Aviation and Rail Section Leader. She managed all aspects of aviation, rail, and rail corridor projects for District 4, including annual capital improvement plans for 14 public aviation facilities totaling more than $25 million. Additionally she was responsible for the supervision of the state-owned South Florida Rail
Corridor, including oversight of operations, safety, construction, and railroad coordination issues.

Mainardi received a Bachelor’s Degree from Lynn University in Aviation Management and an M.B.A. from Florida Atlantic University.