Alumni in the Private Sector

Ratna Amin

ITS Senior Fellow Alumni
Deutsche Bahn Engineering and Consulting USA
Alumni

Ratna Amin is a Principal at Deutsche Bahn Engineering and Consulting USA, the North American consulting subsidiary of Germany’s national rail operator.

Previously, she was a Transportation Policy Director at SPUR, the Bay Area’s leading urban policy organization. Her areas of focus include public transit, land use and transportation integration and systems change. In 2014, Ratna published SPUR’s first transportation policy report about Silicon Valley, Freedom to Move. More recently, she published Seamless Transit, an agenda to address the Bay Area's transit fragmentation problem...

Lyle DeVries

Principal
Felsburg Holt & Ullevig
Alumni

MS (1998)
Civil and Evironmental Engineering

Currently:
Principal
Felsburg Holt & Ullevig
http://www.fhueng.com

Negah Nafis

Principal Product Manager
Truepill
Alumni

MS (2016)
Civil and Environmental Engineering

Currently:
Principal Product Manager
Truepill
http://truepill.com

Bassel Sadek

Decision and Data Science Researcher
General Motors
Alumni

PhD (2021)
Civil and Environemtnal Engineering
Synchronizing Traffic Signals on Grid Networks During a Rush
Professor Michael Cassidy

Decision and Data Science Researcher
General Motors

Tawit Sangveraphunsiri

Operations Strategist
Urban Mobility Tech. co.ltd.; Chulalongkorn University
Alumni

PhD (2021)
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Jitney-lite: a low-cost strategy for informal flexible feeder service with minimal technology
Advisors: Professor Mike Cassidy and Professor Carlos Daganzo

Currently:
Operations Strategist
Urban Mobility Tech. co.ltd.; Chulalongkorn University
https://muvmi.co/en

Shari Tavaf

ITS Senior Fellow
Institute of Transportation Studies
STRADA EC, LLC
Alumni

Shari Tavaf, PE, President / CEO of STRADA EC, LLC. has over three decades of experience managing the implementation of major infrastructure project including twenty years in the transportation industry.

Ms. Tavaf specializes in planning and delivery of transportation, transit and rail Infrastructure programs throughout the US. She is an experienced project manager and is highly adept at utilizing innovative problem solving and motivational leadership techniques to deliver unique solutions to infrastructure challenges.

She has served as senior management at public and...