About DOT

Emily Gallo, Chief of Staff

Emily Gallo

Emily joined DOT in March 2014. Previously she served as Chief of Staff at the NYC Taxi of Limousine Commission, where she spearheaded the boro taxi program to bring legal taxi service to residents living outside the Manhattan Central Business District. Prior to joining the Taxi & Limousine Commission, Emily worked as a Transportation Policy Analyst on Mayor Bloomberg's PlaNYC, a long-term sustainability plan to reduce carbon emissions 30% by 2030. Emily has a Masters in City Planning from UPENN and a B.A. in American Studies from Yale University.