2023 Transportation Summit
Michele serves as the Division Director of Policy, Planning & Intermodal Development for the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans), where she oversees Policy, Planning, Permitting, Research, Mapping, Sustainabilty Implementation (EVs), Environmental Policy, Aviation, Rail, Public Transit, and Public Outreach; a Division of 80 staff with a budget $100 million. She is the key Agency point person in the Vermont legislature leading the development of the agenda and coordination of both state and federal transportation policy. Michele serves as the Agency’s representative to the AASHTO Transportation Policy Forum and the Vermont Climate Council. Michele’s nearly 30-year career has focused on public service including executive positions in regional and metropolitan transportation planning prior to joining VTrans in 2015.
Hear from a panel of local legislators reflecting on the day from their positions about Vermont’s transportation opportunities. Moderated by Charlie Baker, Executive Director, CCRPC
Legislator’s bios can be found towards the end of this webpage.
UVM Transportation Research Center (TRC) Student-led Research
The poster session, located in the Silver Maple Ballroom all day, will profile student-led research from the UVM Transportation Research Center (TRC). Posters highlight findings from the TRC’s policy-oriented research on building sustainable and equitable transportation systems in the Vermont context.