John (Jay) Evans

areas of expertise
  • Transportation planning and forecasting
  • Transit planning and ridership
  • Location analytics
  • Business review and turnaround
  • MBA, Darden Business School, University of Virginia
  • BS, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University

Mr. Evans began his work in transportation in 1988 as an Engineering Aide (later titled Special Projects Assistant) 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.

Jay Evans keeps his focus on practical solutions that support relevant decision-making. His strength is an intense dedication and robust skillset that leads to on-time delivery of results.

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 several jurisdictions. (Note: Jay Evans Consulting LLC does not practice professional engineering). He is a member of the American Planning Association (APA), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), and Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE).

He is the Chief Operating Officer of Resource Systems Group, Inc. Previously, he held positions with Cambridge Systematics, DiamondCluster International (now PwC), Columbia Energy Group (now NiSource), Parsons Brinckerhoff (now WSP USA), and the Prince George’s County Maryland Government.


contact details

+1 202 521 7313
Washington, D.C.

Social Profiles

Jay Evans served as a Co-Principal Investigator and contributed authorship of nine volumes of the Traveler Response Handbook (Transit Cooperative Research Program Report 95).

TCRP Report 95
Traveler Response Handbook, Transit Cooperative Research Program