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In-Person | CEO Insights: Monica Tellez-Fowler, COTA

August 21 @ 7:30 am 9:30 am

CEO Insights | Exclusive Interviews with Central Ohio Leaders

The Columbus Chamber of Commerce created CEO Insights in 2013 with the goal of sharing localized ideas, trends and best practices in critical areas including leadership, management, innovation, and others. The series is defined by conversations with regional leaders in a studio-type setting.

CEO Insights is hosted by Colleen Marshall, anchor of NBC4 at 6 p.m., 7 p.m. and 11 p.m.

CEO Insights Guest: Monica Téllez-Fowler, President & CEO

Join us for a conversation with Monica Téllez-Fowler at our August CEO Insights program.

Monica Téllez-Fowler has a decade-long track record of excellence in transit and in fiscal operations, human resources and information technology. She joined COTA as Chief Operating Officer in March 2023, following her tenure as Deputy CEO/Treasurer of Clark County Public Transit Benefit Area Authority (C-TRAN) in Vancouver, Washington where she fully embraced innovation and collaboration. Téllez-Fowler also served as Chief Financial Officer of Trinity Metro in Fort Worth, Texas prior to C-TRAN. She earned a Master’s of Business Administration from Texas A&M University and a Bachelor’s of Business Administration from Tarleton State University, graduating as a distinguished scholar.


Networking: 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
Program: 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Ticket Pricing
Chamber Members: $40
Non-Members: $65

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1114 Dublin Road
Columbus, Ohio 43215 United States
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A parking lot is available on-site with access off of Dublin Road or Richmond Avenue.


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