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Office of Transportation Policy Studies Staff Directory

1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
8th Floor
Routing Code: HPTS
Fax Number: (202) 366-3297
Hours of Operations: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 6:00pm EST

Name, Title, Phone Number Primary Responsibilities Backup Contact
Mary Zimmerman
Director
(202) 366-9232
Lead HPTS program of research supporting transportation policy development and strategic implementation planning. Ross Crichton
(202) 366-5027
Linda Hart
Program Support Assistant
(202) 366-8556
Administrative office support

Investment and Economic Analysis Team

Name, Title, Phone Number Primary Responsibilities Backup Contact
Ross Crichton
Team Leader
(202) 366-5027
Lead development of biennial "Status of the Nation's Highways, Bridges and Transit: Conditions and Performance" Report to Congress (C&P Report). Conduct highway needs and investment analysis. Manage HPTS research program. David Luskin
(202) 366-6597
Stephen Sissel
Highway Engineer
(202) 366-5764
Project Manager for National Bridge Investment Analysis System (NBIAS). Co-author "Status of the Nation's Highway, Bridges and Transit: Conditions and Performance" Report to Congress (C&P Report). Highway needs and Investment analysis and related research. Ross Crichton
(202) 366-5027
David Luskin
Economist
(202) 366-6597
Conduct research on transportation economics and finance. Project Manager for Highway Economic Requirements System (HERS). Co-author "Status of the Nation's Highways, Bridge And Transit: Conditions and Performance" Report to Congress (C&P Report). Highway Needs and investment analysis and related Research.
Bingxin Yu
Economist
(202) 366-6021
Conduct research and analysis of macroeconomic and microeconomic issues associated with transportation investments and policies. Co-author "Status of the Nation's Highways, Bridges and Transit: Conditions and Performance" Report to Congress (C&P Report).
Valentin Vulov
Economist
(202) 366-9474
Conduct research on the impacts of transportation investments on system performance and the national economy. Produce analysis of economic benefits and costs of highway program options and regulations. Co-author “Status of the Nation's Highways, Bridges and Transit: Conditions and Performance" Report to Congress (C&P Report). Ross Crichton
(202) 366-5027

Policy and Strategy Analysis Team

Name, Title, Phone Number Primary Responsibilities Backup Contact
Lucia Olivera
Team Leader
(202) 366-1171
Lead the development of analytic tools and data systems for policy analysis and evaluation. Conduct research studies to assess emerging issues that may affect transportation policy. Heather Rose
(202) 366-5060
Woody Stanley
Senior Advisor, FHWA Strategic Management
(202) 366-9070
Coordinate the development of FHWA Strategic Plans and facilitate their use as a FHWA performance management tool. Support the development of the US DOT Strategic Plan, performance-based budgets, and performance reports. Lucia Olivera
(202) 366-1171
Heather Rose
Senior Transportation Futures Policy Analyst
(202) 366-5060
Manage the development of Policy research programs, outreach and coordination, and leadership in policy research. Lucia Olivera
(202) 366-1171
Getachew Mekonnen
Research Analyst
(202) 366-9254
Conduct national level policy studies regarding transportation infrastructure, highway user fee and financing, cost allocation, and truck size and weight studies. Lucia Olivera
(202) 366-1171
Mona Asudegi
Economist
(202)366-1714
Conduct analysis of emerging trends, geo-spacial, and socio-demographic patterns to understand the relationships between transportation policy choices and the economy.
Benjamin Hawkinson
Research Analyst
(202) 366-5044
Conduct transportation policy studies concerning infrastructure needs and transportation resources. Manage/participate in national-level analyses of transportation infrastructure, financing, and resiliency policy studies.
Jasmy Methipara
Research Analyst
(202) 366-4073
Analyze data and lead transportation studies related to travel behavior, safety, and data fusion. Lucia Olivera
(202) 366-1171
Erica Interrante
Transportation Specialist
(202) 366-5048
Manage transportation studies related to emerging issues in the areas of travel behavior, transportation planning and support of new technology initiatives. Lucia Olivera
(202) 366-1171

 

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