Technical communications for transportation professionals

Who We Are

CTC’s analysts, writers, editors and designers work closely with clients to develop the most effective ways to communicate technical and policy information to top management, front-line staff, partner organizations and the public. We establish clear working relationships between our team and the client’s team, with a CTC manager accountable for every deliverable. We pride ourselves on delivering high-quality, effective products and services on time and on budget, with flexibility and attention to every detail.

Patrick Casey


CEO
30+ years of management and communications experience in public and private sectors. Bachelor’s degree in English from Michigan State University. Chair of the Transportation Research Board Standing Committee on Technology Transfer (ABG30).

Brian Hirt
Research and Writing Manager
17 years of communications experience in transportation. Bachelor’s degrees in linguistics from Stanford University and mechanical engineering from the University of Nebraska. Master’s degree in math and science education from the University of Nebraska.
Mark Linsenmayer
Research and Writing Manager
15 years of writing and research experience. Bachelor’s degree in philosophy from the University of Michigan. Master’s degrees in philosophy and library science from the University of Texas.
Chris Kline

Chris KlineResearch and Writing Manager
25+ years of project management, research and communications experience, and four years of experience as a professional librarian. Bachelor’s degree in philosophy from the University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point. Master’s degree in library and information science from the University of Iowa.

Wes Alwan

Wes Alwan
Senior Research and Writing Associate
16 years of writing and research experience. Bachelor’s degree in the history and philosophy of science from St. John’s College. Master’s degree in philosophy from the University of Texas.

 

Andrea Thomas
Senior Editing and Writing Associate
18 years of research, writing and editing experience. Bachelor’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University.
Carol Rolland

Carol RollandSenior Editing and Writing Associate
30+ years of experience in the communications and publishing industries. Bachelor’s degree in English and journalism education from the University of Wisconsin.

 

Kirsten Seeber

Kirsten SeeberSenior Research Management Associate
20+ years of project management experience, including nearly a decade in transportation research. Bachelor’s degree in American studies from the University of Minnesota.

Greg Waidley

Greg Waidley
Senior Research Management Associate
15 years of experience in transportation planning and research management. Bachelor’s degree in general science from Middle Tennessee State University. Master’s degree in urban and regional planning, University of Tennessee.

Josh Casey


Senior Web and Design Associate
13 years of experience in Web design, graphics and marketing communications. Bachelor’s degree in theater arts from Eastern Michigan University.

 

Maina Tran

Project Management and Writing Associate
14 years of experience in web design/management, digital marketing and communications. Bachelor’s degree in psychology from George Washington University. Master’s degree in business administration from Babson College.

Anne Ellis

Research and Writing Associate
30 years of experience in research, communications and public policy, including ten years in transportation research. Bachelor’s degree in chemistry and Master’s degree in business administration from State University of New York at Buffalo. Ph.D. in public administration from Arizona State University.

Matt Mullins

Matt MullinsResearch and Writing Associate
15 years of transportation writing and research experience. Bachelor’s degree in English from Seattle Pacific University. Master’s degree in history of science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Our Business Partners

Jennifer Green


shu shu design
www.shushudesign.com

19 years of experience in graphic design at all levels of the industry. Projects include
annual reports, tech summaries, brochures, catalogs, website planning and digital illustrations.

 

Brian Casey

Root Level Services, LLC
www.rootlevelservices.com

20 years providing Web hosting for large and small clients around the world. Expert in Perl and PHP development, with an emphasis on user interactions and database integration.