Connie Porter-Betts

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Connie Porter-Betts

Deputy Assistant Secretary to the Office of Planning, Louisiana DOTD


Connie Porter Betts, P.E. is the Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Office of Planning at the Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development. In this capacity, her responsibilities include the administration of planning and programming matters related to bridge, pavement and asset management; data collection and analysis; highway project selection and programming; statewide and metropolitan transportation planning; highway safety; and public transportation. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Louisiana State University in 1997. In her free time, Connie enjoys live music; still catching up from the void of COVID she’s seen 20 bands (some twice) at 6 different venues since April of this year.