Student Stories

Graduates of the Master of Sustainable Transportation program embark on a wide variety of career paths. The common thread of these paths is a desire to help shape the way that our society thinks about the interconnections between transportation, environmental concerns and quality-of-life factors.

Here are a few stories of program alumni who are using what they learned in the program to make an impact on transportation policy.

Murat OmayMurat Omay

Principal Transportation Engineer, Battelle

“The program gives me a broad perspective and a variety of tools for working on development of transportation solutions that are also sustainable.”

Read Murat's story



Courtney PompaCourtney Pompa

Assistant Traffic Engineer, City of Auburn

“With the knowledge from the program and my new position, I hope to make a difference for the public, for myself and for future generations when it comes to the transportation system.” 

Read Courtney's story



Stuart SambergStuart Samberg

Project Manager, RK&K

“There are a number of things I do today that build off topics that we studied ... I honestly would not have been able to provide some of those services without having taken the master's program.”

Read Stuart's story