Associate Members: Researchers & Consultants

Researchers and Consultants

GHSA Associate Members listed below are organizations or individuals who conduct research or consult on traffic safety issues. Learn more about GHSA’s Associate Membership program and how to apply here.

Cambridge Systematics, Inc.


Cambridge Systematics' highly trained and experienced professionals, several of whom have led state highway safety offices, understand your needs and bring the resources to meet deadline-driven tasks.

Casanova Powell Consulting


Casanova Powell Consulting LLC (CPC) is an independent, woman-owned, traffic safety consulting firm.

Clemson University Institute for Global Road Safety & Security


Clemson University’s Institute for Global Road Safety and Security (IGRSS) was approved in 2002 as a new program for Clemson University by the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education and is a niche area of Clemson University’s Automotive and Transportation Technology emphasis area.

Highway Safety North


Highway Safety North consults on behavioral traffic safety research, programs, and management.

Institute for Traffic Safety Management and Research


The Institute for Traffic Safety Management and Research (ITSMR) is an academic research center within New York's University at Albany.

Jennings Consulting, LLC


Jennings Consulting, LLC is pleased to partner with highway safety advocates and organizations to create, evaluate and implement strategies that eliminate death and serious injury.

John A. Webber


John A. Webber

Kara Macek Consulting LLC


Kara Macek Consulting LLC provides programming, communications, marketing and event management services for vibrant, mission-driven organizations.

Kimley-Horn


Founded in 1967, Kimley-Horn is a full-service engineering, planning and environmental consulting firm with over 3,500 employees located in 80+ offices nationwide.

KLS Engineering, LLC


KLS Engineering, LLC provides professional consulting services to federal agencies, state and local governments, and a host of other transportation organizations. Learn more at www.kls-eng.com.

Leanna Depue


Leanna Depue

Lorrie Laing


Lorrie Laing

Mercer Consulting Group LLC


Mercer Consulting Group LLC offers an experienced team specializing in traffic safety programs.

NORC at the University of Chicago


NORC at the University of Chicago is a nonprofit research organization that delivers reliable data and rigorous analysis to guide critical programmatic, business and policy decisions.

North Dakota State University


North Dakota State University works with stakeholders to expand knowledge regarding programs and policies designed to promote safer rural transportation.

Preusser Research Group, Inc.


Preusser Research Group, Inc., (PRG) is a full-service research firm specializing in transportation, highway safety and issues related to drug and alcohol abuse.

Ryan Klitzsch


Ryan Klitzsch

Sam Schwartz Consulting


Sam Schwartz's Washington, D.C., area office specializes in consulting services that address critical issues in the areas of traffic safety and operations.

Terry A. Pence Consulting


Terry A. Pence is the retired director of the Texas Department of Transportation's Behavioral Traffic Safety Section. Terry has 40 years of highway safety program management experience and is a past recipient of GHSA’s Kathryn Swanson Public Service Award.

Thomas Gianni


Thomas Gianni is the retired Director of Maryland's Highway Safety Office and doing contracting work for GHSA Consulting Services Initiative (CSI).

toXcel


In 2014, the toXcel Engineering and Behavioral Sciences Division was created to provide technical support to federal and state customers in the areas of transportation safety and operations, human factors, cognitive and social psychology, civil engineering, public health, communications and outreach, education, statistics, and other research topics.

Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF)


The Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF) develops and shares the knowledge that saves.

Traffic Safety Partners, LLC


Lee Axdahl applies his vast experience and leadership roles in national, regional, and statewide highway safety efforts through this consulting service.

Troy Costales


Troy Costales

Westat


Westat offers innovative professional services to help clients improve outcomes in health, education, social policy and transportation.