Apr 24, 2020
In this episode, you'll be hearing from Bonnie Fan who is the Traffic21 Women in Transportation Fellow Bonnie's interest in urban life, transit and technology began brewing during her time as an Economics major at the University of Chicago. Bonnie saw the developmental and infrastructure challenges in Southside Chicago, and with her growing interest in entrepreneurship, she wanted to create new socially conscious solutions for the city after graduating. Bonnie joined the Chicago Transit Authority as a Data Scientist on the Performance Management team, where she worked on service optimization and manpower management projects. Now a second-year at Heinz College in the Data Analytics track, she is creating a foundation about policy and data she can apply to new mobility technology solutions and make an in impact on transportation. Listen in as we talked about her experiences as a graduate student and on the Traffic21 student leadership team.