A transit professional with over 35 years of experience. Currently Chief Operating Officer – Transit Planning and Bus Operations for the North County Transit District in Oceanside CA (north San Diego County). Previously served as General Manager for Lane Transit District in Eugene OR, Greater Bridgeport Transit in Bridgeport CT and Santa Clarita Transit in CA. Also served as Manager of Research and Planning for AC Transit in Oakland CA. Currently chair of APTA’s Urban Design Standards Group and co-chair of APTA’s Land Use and Economic Development sub –committee. Advised USGBC regarding credits and prerequisites relating to access for LEED classifications. Passionate about improving the integration of public transport service among modes and providers and integrating land use with public transport. Active in APTA’s Integrated Mobility Efforts addressing the impact of autonomous vehicles on transit.