About Jeremy Raw
- After a couple of decades developing software, I earned a Masters in Regional Planning (2003) from
UNC's Department of
City and Regional Planning to go with previous degrees in
Philosophy, French Literature and Mechnical Engineering.
- I worked for three years
at the City of Durham, NC, doing transportation planning
and travel demand forecasting.
From June 2006 to June 2010, I worked
for Virginia's Department of Transportation
(Virginia Travel Modeling).
Currently I work for
the Federal Highway
Administration, dividing my time between Richmond VA and Washington DC.
I develop travel modeling and data analysis resources for federal, state, regional and local
planning agencies, and generally to improve planning for "new travel
modes" such as dynamic ridesharing, connected and automated vehicles, and
bicycling and walking (Yes, the last two
are hardly "new", but they're finally on
- I am a licensed Professional Engineer (VA
I was also once
Cycling Instructor #757
I'm a member of the Institute of
Transportation Engineers, the Institute of
Electrical and Electronic Engineers, and the Association of Bicycle and
- I've had a long interest in
environmental justice and urban
development. Here's a video series I
helped produce (I'm on screen briefly):
Race and Regionalism
- In May of 2002, I married Sally
K. Norton. Sally has a Masters
in Public Health from UNC and works as
a health and nutrition researcher, educator and motivational speaker.
She also works to advance local sustainable food production.
- Email me as "jeremy" at this