Steve Anderson, Cincinnati Metro’s director of transit growth and innovation
Cincinnati Metro has named Steve Anderson its Director of Transit Growth and Innovation. On this function, he’ll lead a number of initiatives for the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority (SORTA), together with taking a main function in bringing the Reinventing Metro plan to fruition.
Anderson is liable for the event of Reinventing Metro, together with planning and scheduling, in addition to bus cease infrastructure. He may also lead Bus Fast Transit planning and growth and the introduction of modern Mobility on Demand providers.
Anderson is a seasoned transit skilled with almost 15 years of strategic planning, fixed-route scheduling, and capital growth expertise. Earlier than becoming a member of Metro, he was the Director of Transit Planning at Palm Tran in Palm Seashore County, Florida. At Palm Tran, Anderson led initiatives to enhance buyer expertise and total effectivity. Previous to Palm Tran, Anderson was a transit planner on the South Florida Regional Transportation Authority, creating each the bus and rail system. His accomplishments embody serving because the Undertaking Supervisor for the Palm Tran Route Efficiency Maximization initiative, its first fixed-route community redesign in many years.
Anderson holds a Grasp of City and Regional Planning and a bachelor’s diploma, each from the College of Florida. He has been an AICP (American Institute of Licensed Planners) licensed planner since 2012. Anderson additionally has beforehand served as a Transit Cooperative Analysis Program ambassador and board member.
Cincinnati Metro is a non-profit, tax-funded public service of the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority, offering about 13.5 million rides per yr.