Beverly Bowen has more than 17 years of transportation engineering experience, including planning, design, and emergency management. She has worked in both the public and private sectors, maintaining ongoing interface with federal, state, regional, and local government staff in developing transportation plans, projects, and policy. Beverly leads national transportation research projects with a special focus on transportation supporting health, planning, and environment linkages, and collaborative decision making. She has facilitated workshops, peer exchanges, and meetings on many topics as well as provided in-person instruction for transportation professionals through the National Highway Institute. Throughout her career, Beverly has advocated for and facilitated broad participation in transportation decision making.