Joe Jarrin

Senior Advisor for Management and Budget, U.S. Department of Transportation

Joe Jarrin

Joe Jarrin serves as the Senior Advisor for Management and Budget, in the Chief Financial Officer's office within the Office of the Secretary of Transportation. Joe joined the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) in December 2021 after 25 years in New York City (NYC) government. Between 2016 and 2021, he served as the Executive Deputy Commissioner for the NYC Department of Transportation (NYCDOT), where he was responsible for the agency’s $1 billion annual operating budget and $17 billion ten-year capital program, and oversaw the agency’s administrative functions, including contracting, human resources, facilities management, information technology, and performance management. Before that he served as the chief financial officer for NYCDOT between 2007 and 2016. Prior to that he served in the NYC Office of Management and Budget for over ten years, overseeing budget allocations and spending for transportation services, as well as sanitation, parks/recreation, and emergency response.

He holds a Master’s in Public Administration from New York University and a Bachelor’s in Economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz.