Senior Transportation Planner & Task Lead
Years of Experience: 10
Years at FITP: 4
Jessica Alvarez, PTP began her career working in the public sector at transit agencies that ranged in size from a suburban, university-centric transit system to a multi-county, non-profit transit agency, and she incorporates that first-hand experience into all her work at Foursquare ITP. At Foursquare ITP, Jessica serves as the deputy project manager and senior technical analyst on many of Foursquare ITP’s transit and operational service plans. She has worked on a variety of projects including transit development plans, long-range vision plans, ridership forecasting models, development of transit service alternatives, operational cost analyses, and monitoring of operational activities. She specializes in service analysis, forecasting ridership and working with partners and the public to develop service recommendations. She also has advanced knowledge of scheduling, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), transit data processing, and transit operator contracting.
M.A. Urban and Regional Planning (GIS)
M.S. Civil Engineering (Transportation)
University of Florida