Tony Mendoza has been named a senior supervising planner in the Los Angeles office of Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global infrastructure strategic consulting, engineering and program/construction management organization.
In his new position Mendoza will be responsible for the management and supervision of regional and local transit planning projects in Southern California. He will lead the firm’s efforts in urban circulator funding and development, integrated mobility hub design, and transit oriented development planning and policy.
Mendoza has more than 22 years of experience in transportation and land use planning projects. He has served in a project/program management role on transportation capital projects involving alternatives analyses and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) requirements and has developed transit service plans and transportation demand management programs.
Prior to joining Parsons Brinckerhoff, Mendoza was the manager of transit analysis at Metro in Portland, Ore., where he led New Starts analysis and developed an update to Portland’s 30-year high capacity transit system plan. Previously, he was the manager of service development at Portland’s TriMet, where he managed the regional transportation demand management program and led the implementation of new light rail and streetcar projects.
Mendoza received a B.A. in public administration from San Diego State University.