Economist & Transportation Planner at the Volpe Center
Jason Sydoriak is an Economist & Transportation Planner at the Volpe Center focused on Transit Oriented Design (TOD), and is co-organizer of the New England RSA Fellows.
Jason Sydoriak works at the US DOT Volpe Transportation Center, the internal think-tank for creative solutions to transportation challenges. His assignments include research on land use planning, transportation coordination in support of disaster relief operations and Transit Oriented Design (TOD). TOD seeks to create and deploy transportation system assets to encourage compact, pedestrian-oriented, mixed-use communities. Jason began his career of public service by enlisting in the U.S. Marine Corp where he deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan, as an infantry non-commissioned officer. He earned his bachelors in Economics and Political Science from Colorado State University, and a Masters in Public Administration from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, and is a Fellow of the RSA US.