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ARC Names Rosalind Tucker Managing Director of Mobility Services Group

Atlanta — Sep 06, 2019

The Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) has promoted Rosalind Tucker to managing director of the agency’s Mobility Services Group.

Tucker leads a team of transportation demand management (TDM) professionals focused on promoting commute alternatives — such as teleworking, biking, walking, carpools/vanpools, and transit — to people who currently drive alone. She also serves as managing director for the Georgia Commute Options program, which offers incentives to drivers who switch from driving alone to alternative commuting methods. This program is funded by the Georgia Department of Transportation and managed by ARC.

Tucker also oversees funding for the TDM efforts of the region’s Transportation Management Associations. Finally, she and her team coordinate TDM communications to help drivers during the construction of the I-285/Georgia 400 interchange.

Previously, Tucker served as Manager of Outreach and Employer Services for Georgia Commute Options. She brings more than 25 years of experience to the position. After helping to pioneer the revitalization of The Villages of East Lake, she was named Atlanta’s Most Up and Coming by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. In 2013, Tucker joined ARC in the Aging and Independence Services Group, where she supported the Lifelong Communities Initiative and led the Sweet Auburn Transformation Project.

“During her career, Tucker has navigated the connections between human services, mobility, community engagement, and philanthropy, and has shown great visionary leadership and strategic management expertise, said Mike Alexander, Director of ARC’s Center for Livable Communities. “This wealth of experience, across sector, makes Tucker an ideal person to lead this group’s efforts to enhance quality of life in the Atlanta region by improving air quality and reducing congestion.”

The Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) is the official planning agency for the 10-county Atlanta Region, including Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry and Rockdale counties as well as the City of Atlanta and 73 other cities.  The Atlanta Regional Commission serves as a catalyst for regional progress by focusing leadership, attention and planning resources on key regional issues.

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Contact Name: Kate Sweeney
Contact Phone: O: 470.378.1439 C: 404.314.7863
Contact Email: ksweeney@atlantaregional.org

NOTICE: Gov. Brian Kemp has extended a public health emergency declaration and a statewide shelter-in-place order for older adults and medically fragile residents through June 12.

The Atlanta Regional Commission office at 229 Peachtree Street, NE Atlanta, is closed to the public until further notice. All employees are working remotely and conducting business operations. ARC employees can be contacted directly during normal business hours. However, if you need immediate assistance call 404-463-3100.

If you are seeking resources for older persons and individuals with disabilities, contact us at404-463-3333 or visit empowerline.org.

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