The HART Board of Directors announced the appointment of Michael D. Formby, a HART Board member and Director of Transportation Services for the City and County of Honolulu, as Acting Executive Director of HART. Formby served as the Interim Director of Transportation in 2010, where he oversaw the management of the Airports, Harbors and Highways Divisions. He was the Deputy Director of the State of Hawaii Harbors Division from 2007 to 2010. Formby is an attorney with over 20 years of litigation experience and has taught at the William S. Richardson School of Law and Hawaii Pacific University. He also previously served on the State of Hawaii, Land Use Commission.