West Coast Program Manager
Carolynn joins ITDP’s US program to manage engagement, research, capacity building and advocacy projects on the West Coast. ITDP US aims to bring the experience and knowledge of the international transportation and development context to cities and communities on the West Coast of the country.
Carolynn first joined ITDP in 2016 and was previously responsible for resource development for the organization’s global operations. Prior to joining ITDP, Carolynn worked at the Rainforest Alliance on project design and partnership building for the organization’s sustainable agriculture, finance, forestry, and tourism programs across Latin America, Africa, and Asia. She has also held positions at New York City’s Office of Long Term Planning and Sustainability analyzing data for an electric vehicle feasibility study, the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development, and People for the American Way. She holds a master’s in public administration from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs and a bachelor’s from Carleton College.