Welcome to the Council on Active Transportation

The Council on Active Transportation addresses issues related to bicycle, pedestrian, and other active transportation modes. This website provides an overview about the Council’s work, membership, and upcoming meetings. Practitioners may find the “Resources” section particularly useful and are welcome to contribute any additional information they’d like to include.


July 2019 – The Joint Meeting of the AASHTO Council on Active Transportation and Committee on Design was held in Reno, NV. The meeting agenda and presentations can be found on the Meetings page.

May 2019 – The Council on Active Transportation members participated in a plenary session at the 2019 National Bike Summit.

From left to right: Vice-Chair Toks Omishakin; Barb Chamberlain; and Charles Glass. Sofie Rhoads moderated. Photo: Anna Bosin

Chair: Leslie Richards

Secretary, PennDOT

Vice-Chair: Toks Omishakin

Deputy Commissioner/Chief of Environment and Planning, TDOT

AASHTO Liasions

Shannon Eggleston
Program Director for Environment
(202) 624-3649

Sofie Rhoads
Associate Program Manager for Environment
(202) 624-5823