DeVera Redmond is responsible for ensuring the Department of Transportation's compliance with Federal statutes and initiatives as they relate to small business development and other disadvantaged groups. She also serves as the advocate for the Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses and Women-Owned Small Businesses, providing counseling and advising how to obtain procurement in the Federal government.
Prior to Ms. Redmond joining DOT, she implemented the Small Business Program for the Agriculture Marketing Service Agency in the Department of Agriculture. During her tenure with the US Department of Agriculture, Ms. Redmond provided guidance and recommendation to businesses with regard to doing business with Agriculture.
DeVera Redmond holds a M.P.A in Public Administration through the University of Baltimore and a B.S in Business Administration through Morgan State University.