Photo Gallery: Phil Washington Press Conference

 The media gathers to see the announcement of a new CEO at LA Metro.

The media gathers to see the announcement of a new CEO at LA Metro.

 Mayor Eric Garcetti along with the five County Supervisors and the rest of the MTA Board make their way to the podium to introduce the new LA Metro CEO Phil Washington.

Mayor Eric Garcetti along with the five County Supervisors and the rest of the MTA Board make their way to the podium to introduce the new LA Metro CEO Phil Washington.

 Mayor Garcetti Introduces Phil Washington as the new CEO of LA Metro.

Mayor Garcetti Introduces Phil Washington as the new CEO of LA Metro.

 Supervisor Mark Ridley Thomas welcomes Phil Washington as the new CEO of LA Metro.

Supervisor Mark Ridley Thomas welcomes Phil Washington as the new CEO of LA Metro.

 New MTA CEO Phil Washington addresses the media.

New MTA CEO Phil Washington addresses the media.

 New MTA CEO Phil Washington addresses the media. 

New MTA CEO Phil Washington addresses the media. 

 Art Leahy and Phil Washington pose for photos for the media.

Art Leahy and Phil Washington pose for photos for the media.

 Phil Washington and Mayor Eric Garcetti pose for photos with the media.

Phil Washington and Mayor Eric Garcetti pose for photos with the media.

 Phil Washington answers questions from USC Journalism Student Abby Flaxer.

Phil Washington answers questions from USC Journalism Student Abby Flaxer.