About Us

Leading the way on emerging transportation issues

Our interdisciplinary institute enables Alabama to lead the way on emerging issues like developing creative solutions for financing the construction and maintenance of roads and bridges, advancing transportation safety research, and evaluating the impact that a quality transportation system will have on Alabama's economic future. ATI serves as an independent resource that develops unbiased information for use by local, state, and national leaders in developing transportation policy. The result is more and better-informed decision-making that leads to innovative, data-driven, cost-effective solutions that advance Alabama's economy, safety, and quality of life through transportation.

Our Offices

Cyber Hall
The University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

205-348-0741

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Bringing together a nationally recognized team of researchers seeking innovative transportation solutions to improve safety, create economic growth, and develop emerging technologies.

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ATI Leadership Staff

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Executive Director

Allen Parrish

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Deputy Director / Research Director

Steven Jones

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Outreach Director

Justice Smyth

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Director of Operations

Jason Wright

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Information Management Director

Rhonda Stricklin

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Director of Digital Innovation

Jeremy Pate

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Director, Transportation Policy Research Center

Steven Polunsky

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Executive Assistant

MargaretAnn Corbett