Jeff Harris

Systems Planning

Jeff Harris brings over 20 years of achievement in transportation planning, research, and policy development related to multi-modal transportation planning. He has 11 years of transit planning experience, which includes leading the Utah Transit Authority’s (UTA) joint and planning development functions. Also, six years as the Planning Director for UDOT.  He has six years of consulting experience, and a solid track record of transportation planning leadership with FHWA, FTA NCHRP, AASHTO, APTA, ACEC and other national organizations.

As UDOT’s Planning Director, Jeff led the development and implementation of their Solution Development Process.  The process filled in a missing gap between long-range planning and project development process by taking needs established in the long-range plan and developing contextually based solutions. Jeff has an MBA from the University of Utah.