Mr. Evans is the founder
of Jay Evans Consulting LLC. He began his work in transportation in 1988 as an
Engineering Aide with the
Prince George's County Department of Public Works and Transportation
following completion of a high school research project regarding traffic signal timing.
He has since distinguished himself with a portfolio of management, consulting,
publication authorship, and database application development experience.
As a Principal for
Cambridge Systematics (CS), he serves as the
business Operations Manager for the firm's 45 person Transportation Modeling Group,
the Director of the firm's Washington metropolitan area office,
and the Program Manager for several of CS's
on-call contracts, including the Federal Highway Administration Office of Planning, Environment, and Realty Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity contract;
the Virginia Office of Intermodal Planning and Investment support contract;
the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments/National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board
Assistance with the Development and Application of the MWCOG/NCRTPB Travel Demand Model contract; and
the Fairfax County Transportation and Urban Planning, Design, and Engineering on-call contract.
He has performed
consulting work for transportation, telecommunications, energy, real
estate and consumer packaged goods companies in the U.S. and abroad.
A technical specialist in marketing analyses and database
applications, Mr. Evans is also proficient in a wide range of business analytics and strategic consulting frameworks.
He has managed small and large projects
and has received corporate certification as a Project Manager.
Jay is a member of the
American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) and a
licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the District of Columbia, Connecticut,
Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia.
He is a member of the
American Planning Association (APA),
American Public Transportation Association (APTA),
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), and
Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE).
Previously, he held positions with DiamondCluster International (now PwC),
Columbia Energy Group (now NiSource),
Parsons Brinckerhoff, and the
Prince George's County Maryland Government.
received a Master
of Business Administration degree with honors from the Darden Business
School at the University of Virginia and a Bachelor of Science degree
in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Cornell University.