2021 40 Under 40 Award Winners

The Association for Commuter Transportation (ACT) celebrated the announcement of its 2021 40 Under 40 Award recipients during a ceremony, sponsored by Hallcon, at the Virtual TDM Forum. Celebrating the accomplishments of a tremendous group of Transportation Demand Management (TDM) professionals and industry leaders, the awardees represent a diverse cross-section of professionals working to improve transportation options for commuters. Awardees include individuals working for private sector employers, city and state governments, service providers, consultants, and nonprofits committed to solving the transportation and mobility challenges facing their communities and organizations.

“Our industry continues to evolve and adapt from the impacts of the pandemic and increasing calls for a more equitable and accessible transportation system. These individuals have responded with creative and effective solutions that will have a lasting impact at their work sites and within their communities,” said ACT Executive Director David Straus. “It is an honor to recognize this group as upcoming leaders in TDM.”
“I am thrilled to recognize this year’s exceptional winners of the 40 Under 40 Awards, who represent the rising leaders of our industry,” said ACT President Connie McGee. “The work they do has a very real impact it is a huge accomplishment given the challenges we have faced over the last year and a half. Congratulations to the recipients!”

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2021 ACT 40 Under 40 Recipients

Marissa Basile, WeDriveU, Inc.
Kendle Bjelland, Commute Seattle
Brenda Bustillos, PhD, PE, TXDOT
Erin Cawley-Morse, C+C
Modou Cham, ICF Consulting
Katelyn Costa, Solano Transportation Authority
Anton Cox, Movability
Michael Cunningham, TripShot
Naeem Farooqi, Wood Plc  
Bobby Frost, Flash  
Luis Garcia, Propark Mobility
Charlie Grab, Harvard University
Jacob Greig, Liftango, Inc.
Stacy Grolimund, Central Atlanta Progress
Yuli Hoyos Gurrola, Meta
Laura Henry, Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission
Carolyn Hernandez, Google
Olivia Holden, TDM-CP, Commute Seattle
Phil Jones, Lime
Kaite Justice, Valley Regional Transit
Matthew Kearney, PE, French & Parrello Associates
Andy Keeton, TDM-CP, Commutifi
Lisa Lin, Rice University
Terry Mac, Hallcon
Katie Marticke, UrbanTrans
Kyle McPherson, Intercity Transit
Tyler Means, TransLoc
Paul Merkey, Northwestern University
Ashley Moses, Wells + Associates
Alaa Mukahhal, City of Boston
Nilsa Sanfilippo, Hallcon
Sarah Saylor, Commute with Enterprise
Claudine A. Schneider, TDM Specialists, Inc.
Thomas Stokell, Love to Ride
Charles T. Tennyson, Princeton University
Lispeth Tibbits-Nutt, 128 Business Council
Kendall Klosky Tiffany, TDM-CP, Transit Services of Frederick County
Tiffany Updike, TDM-CP, AECOM/Club Ride Commuter Services
Sophie Wolfram, Stanford University
Coby Zeifman, Hines@Facebook