To be new in a position of leadership is a challenge and presents a multitude of questions. The Leaders’ Manual is our handbook of policies and procedures compiled as a reference to assist you during your term of office.

This manual is published by the Association for use by all its members.  The contents are posted to the Association’s website at It is intended that every member acting in an official capacity on any level within the Association shall have access to this manual.  The contents may be reproduced and distributed to members as needed.

Please direct all corrections, updates and changes to printed material and new information to the NYSRTA office.  Approved corrections, updates, changes and new material will be posted on the website as it is developed and members of the Executive Board and cabinet will be notified of any new material as it becomes official.

Certificate of Recognition for Distinguished Service

Full 2016 Leaders’ Manual as of 6.27.16


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