Michele Jacobson


Senior Associate, Lea+Elliott

Michele Jacobson is a Senior Associate with Lea+Elliott.

She is an experienced Project Manager and company leader with over 30 years of experience in the disciplines of Transportation, Urban and Environmental Planning in both the private and public sectors. Michele has successfully resolved design, development, funding and transportation issues related to project development and implementation in politically challenging environments. She is currently managing Lea+Elliott’s work, under Jacobs for Program Management Support Services to the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority’s $5+ Billion Dulles Corridor Metrorail Extension Project. Michele is the project’s liason with FTA for that project.

Topic = How the BART Transit Authority came to accept and implement a totally new (to them) transit technology.