Mari is the TDM and Organizational Development Manager at ALTRANS. She manages TDM programs at ALTRANS and is the internal organizational development staff member to ALTRANS leadership and employees. Mari serves on the nationally recognized Association for Commuter Transportation Northern California Chapter Board of Directors.
Mari has more than 15 years’ experience in community and employee engagement, facilitation, collaborative planning, program promotion, training, and outreach. Prior to joining ALTRANS in 2018 she worked in a consulting firm as the lead facilitator for four of the Bay Area Air Quality Management District’s cross- sector teams. In this role she fostered collaboration among stakeholders enabling the teams to design and implement projects together that focused on alternative commuting.
Mari is a trained facilitator in a variety of collaborative planning methods. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California at Berkeley and certificates in Training and Human Resources Development and Marketing Management from University of California at Santa Cruz Extension. She is a certified Change Management Practitioner.