Nancy Shevell is Vice President - Administration, of New England Motor Freight, Inc. (NEMF) and The Shevell Group of Companies. She is responsible for accounts receivable, corporate communications, benefits administration, purchasing of all supplies and equipment - with the exception of trucks - and overall office management.
Ms. Shevell joined NEMF in 1983 as Manager of Administration and advanced to the post of Director of Administration before being named to her present position in 1986.
She is co-chairperson of the Arlene Walters Shevell Endowment Scholarship Fund, a family foundation which provides self-help groups for parents of addicted children and financial support for individuals in accredited rehabilitation programs. Ms. Shevell is active in numerous other charities and public interest organizations.
Ms. Shevell was appointed as Chairperson of the Capital Construction Committee of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority in 2004. This committee was responsible for overseeing $10 billion worth of major construction projects undertaken by the agency. She has been on the MTA Board since 2001 as an appointee of former NY Governor George Pataki.
Ms. Shevell holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Arizona State University, where she majored in transportation and was the recipient of the Fred Harley Memorial Scholarship for Excellence in Transportation.