Evan believes that high quality public transit and accessible active transportation options build healthier cities. He uses his experience in government, advocacy, and planning to develop transportation solutions that respond to people’s needs and address longstanding inequities.
Before joining Nelson\Nygaard, Evan was a Transit Analyst in the New York City Mayor’s Office of Management and Budget, monitoring the City’s contribution to the MTA and evaluating financial impacts of transportation policies. Prior to that, he worked with the Vision Zero Network, advocating for nationwide transportation safety standards and fostering collaboration between participating Vision Zero cities. As an undergraduate student, he helped expand bicycle networks and wayfinding strategies for Copenhagenize Design Company.