Jim Brogan, PMP

Vice President of Strategic Client Development

Jim Brogan is a member of the RSG executive team and leads the development and implementation of new market and business development strategies in both new and established transportation and mobility markets. He has over 25 years of experience in multimodal planning, operations, strategic planning, transit planning, and investment support at the national, state, and local levels, and has helped state DOTs, MPOs, ports, railroads, transit agencies, and regional coalitions across the country more effectively identify and address multimodal issues within their planning and investment activities. He has led or supported long-range transportation and strategic plans in more than a dozen states. In addition, Jim has developed transportation plans, programs, and policies for some of the largest metropolitan areas in the country, supported the planning activities of the country’s largest multistate coalitions, and led groundbreaking research for the National Cooperative Highway and Freight Research Programs.

Before joining RSG, Jim led the Integrated Planning and Policy practice for Cambridge Systematics, where he oversaw business development and project delivery activities in four national practice areas: planning and performance management, freight and economics, transportation safety, and transit and shared mobility.

A proud Coast Guard Veteran, he is an active volunteer supporting local youth basketball and soccer programs in Southern California and is an avid runner, reader, and sports and live music fan.

MS, Civil Engineering (Transportation Systems & Management), University of Virginia

BS, Civil Engineering, US Coast Guard Academy

Brogan, J. and M. Cano. “Incorporating Equity into Goods Movement Planning,” Presented at the Transportation Research Board Conference on Advancing Equity, September 2021.

Khan, M., J. Brogan, A. Komanduri, and C. Ayvalik. “Findings from the California Vehicle Inventory and Use Survey,” presented at the Transportation Board 99th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC 2019.

Brogan, J. and K. Ahern, K. “An Operations-Focused Approach to International Border Planning, presented at the Transportation Board 91st Annual Meeting, Washington, DC 2012.

Brogan, J. et.al. “Guidebook to Integrate Freight within the Transportation Planning and Programming Process,” National Cooperative Highway Research Program Report 594.

Brogan, J. et.al. “Guidebook and Tools to Estimate the Economic Benefits of Specific Freight Network Investments,” National Cooperative Freight Research Program Report 12.

Brogan, J. and M. Demetsky. “Identification and Forecasting of Key Commodities for Virginia” Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 1790 (2002).