University of Waterloo, Toronto, Canada
Massachusetts Department of Transportation
Hayes Morrison, Assistant Secretary, Policy and Strategy
Steve Poftak, Taubman Center Visiting Fellow and former General Manager of the MBTA and Andrew McFarland, Project Manager, Transit Priority, MBTA and 2019 Rappaport Policy Fellow
Emma’s project will focus on a nationwide look at how the transportation sector is implementing their decarbonization efforts with a focus on integrating with the newly created Office of Climate Innovation and Resilience in Massachusetts. She will be taking a special focus on decarbonization efforts in public transportation, looking at both electrification of vehicles and mode shift.