Growing the Movement – University Curriculum for Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
1:00 to 2:00 pm Mountain
1st Floor Conference Room, Miller Building, 2825 3rd Avenue North
Presenters: Kristen Brookshire, University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center
Kristen Brookshire is a Research Associate at the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center in Chapel Hill, NC, where she contributes to a variety of projects and programs focused on bicycle and pedestrian safety and mobility. Kristen has been involved in the development of guidance documents and research reports for a variety of audiences, including a primer for state highway transportation officials and an evaluation of child pedestrian safety curriculum. Through the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center and the Walk Friendly Communities program, Kristen continues to develop resources and provide technical assistance on planning, designing, and developing programs that support walking and bicycling. Kristen holds a master’s degree in city and regional planning from UNC-Chapel Hill and a bachelor’s degree from UC San Diego. She currently serves as a co-chair of the Transportation Research Board’s Joint Subcommittee on Pedestrian and Bicycle University Education.
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