ITDP is a nonprofit organization headquartered in New York City with offices in Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Mexico, and the United States. ITDP’s programs focus on public transport, non-motorized transport, travel demand management, parking, transport policy, and urban development.

Mackenzie Allan

Senior Research Associate

Mackenzie (she/her/hers pronouns) is a Senior Research Associate, performing research on sustainability mobility and electrification for the Global team. Mackenzie joined ITDP in 2019 as an intern for the Research and Impact team. Her research spans walking, cycling, shared mobility, and bus/BRT, while she has assisted with the release of publications such as Pedestrians First, The Electric Assist, and From Pilot to Permanent.

Mackenzie holds a master’s degree in Geography from George Washington University, where she also received a dual bachelor’s degree in International Affairs and Geography. In her free time, she enjoys learning languages, reading, and traveling.


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