Planner III - Environmental, Sustainability and TOD
Jacksonville Transportation Authority
Alexander (Xan) Traversa is a transportation planner with the Jacksonville Transportation Authority. He has been with JTA for 4 years, where he has worked with both the service planning and planning and system development departments and specializes in Project Management, GIS Analysis, Environmental and Sustainability Planning, and Transit-Oriented Development Planning. Xan obtained a Bachelor of Science in Geography with a concentration in Environmental Science from Jacksonville University, and is nearing completion of a Master of Arts in Global Sustainability with a concentration in transportation from the University of South Florida. Xan was the project manager on JTA’s recently completed Sustainability Action Plan and has led two Transit Concept and Alternative Review (TCAR) studies centered on various aspects of the Ultimate Urban Circulator (U2C) Program, an Automated Vehicle system that could replace and expand the current monorail system in Jacksonville. These projects will help the Authority advance sustainability initiatives and achieve its mission to improve Northeast Florida’s economy, environment and quality of life by providing safe, reliable, efficient and sustainable multimodal transportation services and facilities.