NJ Governor-Elect Murphy Transition Team

Appointed Co-Chair of the incoming administration’s Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, tasked with helping to shape a policy agenda and an implementation process for critical transportation and infrastructure-related issues in New Jersey including traffic safety.

Governors Highway Safety Association

Coordinating the GHSA Consulting Services Initiative, a pool of traffic safety experts who provide technical, programmatic and operational assistance to state highway safety offices on a per project basis. In process:

  • Pre-Management Review and Policies and Procedures Manual Review, Mississippi Office of Highway Safety
  • Policies and Procedures Manual Update, Florida State Highway Safety Office
  • Grant Template development, Tennessee Highway Safety Office
  • Process Evaluation of the Strategic Highway Safety Plan, Maryland
  • Data-Driven Performance, Target Setting Methodology, Delaware Office of Highway Safety
  • Updating the GHSA publication, Partnering With State Highway Safety Offices

Researching and writing a guide for developing, implementing and evaluating peer-to-peer teen traffic safety programs for publication in 2018

On-call editor for Spotlight on Traffic Safety topical reports and other projects

Lifesavers Conference on National Highway Safety Priorities

Program Coordinator for the nation’s largest gathering of traffic safety professionals now in its 36th year. Work with volunteers to plan more than 80 workshops and plenary sessions addressing, distracted, impaired and aggressive driving; pedestrian, bicycle, teen, and aging driver safety; occupant protection/vehicle technology; criminal justice/law enforcement; and emerging highway safety issues. Handle all media relations and coordinate the Traffic Safety Scholars program

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Member of the evaluation team (communications expert) measuring the impact of an Innovative and Sustainable Seat Belt Enforcement Project in Owensboro, Kentucky

Monitoring and assessing public outreach activities for Community-Oriented Employment Demonstrations in Norman, Oklahoma (seat belt use) and Joplin, Missouri (impaired driving)

Serving on a team revising the Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Program Assessment guidance document and delivery process which will include web-based and on-site components

Serving as a subject matter expert on a Drowsy Driving Data Collection and Reporting Project

National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)

Member of a multi-consultant team led by the University of Minnesota, tasked with developing guidance for implementing the Toward Zero Deaths Communications Plan (NCHRP Project 17-64)

North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority

Provide ongoing support and guidance to program partners working with municipalities to adopt and sustain the Street Smart NJ pedestrian safety education & enforcement campaign (served on the team that developed, piloted and evaluated the campaign which is now)