UVM Transportation Research Center
210 Colchester Avenue
Burlington, VT 05405
Phone: (802) 656-8868
Fax: (802) 656-9892
Karen serves as the Director and PI of the USDOT University Transportation Center Grant and Interim Co-Director of the Transportation Research Center (TRC). Karen joined the TRC in 2007 as a Program Manager. Her transportation research interests include transportation funding, economic development and developing sustainable transportation systems. Karen’s experience in transportation includes serving as Deputy Secretary, Acting Secretary and Director of Policy and Planning of the Vermont Agency of Transportation. Karen received a B.A. in Political Science from University of Vermont and was admitted to the Vermont Bar in 1990. She served as a member of the Vermont House of Representatives from 1985-1990.
Specialty: transportation, transportation funding, transportation management, workforce development