About

Committed to enhancing our community by:

  • Working collaboratively with residents and businesses to make Vienna better at what it is without fundamentally changing our sense of community
  • Emphasizing fiscal responsibility and public administration through the careful use of tax dollars
  • Actively listening to our community’s many perspectives while engaging and communicating with residents and businesses on key issues.
  • Offering mindful, thoughtful leadership on issues important to the community
  • Preserving single family residential neighborhoods
  • Providing alternate living spaces for young people and empty nesters along Maple Avenue
  • Providing rigorous review of projects submitted under the Maple Avenue Corridor zoning amendments
  • Improving business opportunities in commercial areas such as Maple Avenue, Church Street, Mill Street and Dominion Road.
  • Increasing walking and biking opportunities around Town while maintaining a high level of safety
  • Working to creatively offer and/or support a wide variety of community and recreational activities
  • Advocating for Vienna’s interests on northern Virginia regional issues
  • Improving the professional and technical capacity of Town staff to provide high quality work in the interest of the community.

 Town and Community Service

  • Planning Commissioner, Town of Vienna, 2014 to present
    • Comprehensive Plan Transportation Subcommittee member
  • Chair, Maple Avenue Vision Steering Committee, 2012-2014
  • James Madison High School Athletic Booster Club, Member
  • Historic Vienna, Inc. Member
  • Girl Scouts Troop 3938 (Freedom Hill ES), Treasurer 2012-2014
  • Alexander R. Shepherd Elementary School PTA, Treasurer, 2008-2009
  • Vienna Presbyterian Church, Board of Trustees, 2002-2003

 Career and Education

  • Senior Director, Management and Operations, Institute of Transportation Engineers
  • Chief Traffic Engineer, District Department of Transportation, Washington, DC. 2004-2007.
  • Principal Transportation Planning Engineer, Parsons Transportation Group, 1995-2003
  • Member of various technical review panels for the National Cooperative Highway Research Program and committees of the Transportation Research Board.
  • Licensed Professional Engineer in Virginia and holds certificate as Professional Transportation Operations Engineer
  • M.S.E. in Transportation Systems, The University of Texas at Austin
  • B.S.C.E, Purdue University

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