Jeffrey Tumlin

Jeffrey Tumlin is principal and director of strategy at Nelson\Nygaard, an internationally recognized firm based in San Francisco committed to developing transportation systems that promote vibrant, sustainable and accessible communities.

For more than 20 years, Jeffrey has led award-winning plans in cities including Seattle, Vancouver, Moscow and Abu Dhabi. He helps balance all modes of transportation in complex places to achieve a community’s wider goals and best utilize their limited resources. He has developed transformative plans throughout the world that accommodate millions of square feet of growth with no net increase in motor-vehicle traffic.

A dynamic and frequent guest speaker, Tumlin is the author of Sustainable Transportation: Tools for Creating Healthy, Vibrant and Resilient Communities (Wiley 2012).