Equity in Decision-Making and Planning Processes

December 6, 2022 from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Session Description

This session will feature a facilitated panel discussion covering topics on equity through the lenses of organizational management and culture, data, and public engagement and communication. State DOT representatives will address how their agencies have incorporated equity efforts into decision-making and planning processes, and United Way will address research on the Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed (ALICE) population. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss current practice, opportunities, and future worthy pursuits. Come ready to join the conversation!

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Sponsored by Cambridge Systematics

Panelists and Speakers

John Kaliski

Vice President, Cambridge Systematics

William Johnson

William Johnson

Performance and Asset Management Branch Manager, Colorado DOT

Spencer Stevens

Team Leader for Planning Capacity Building, FHWA

Philip Schaffner

Director of Statewide Planning, Minnesota DOT