Chief, Traffic Operations Research, CalTrans
Greg Larson has worked for Caltrans for 27 years, starting as a Research Engineer at the Transportation Laboratory, then as a Senior Electronics Engineer and an Engineering Manager. He is currently assigned as the Chief of the Office of Traffic Operations Research in the Division of Research, Innovation and System Information. He is responsible for managing and overseeing the work of a professional technical staff performing research in the area of Intelligent Transportation Systems, with the Division of Traffic Operations and various Districts as their primary customers. He also serves as Chair of the Strategic Initiatives Technical Working Group of the V2I Deployment Coalition, and Vice Chair of the Connected and Automated Vehicle Working Group of the AASHTO Committee on Transportation System Operations.
Greg earned Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Electrical Engineering from California State University, Sacramento, and is a licensed Professional Electrical Engineer in the State of California.