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Dawn C. Tucker

Senior Public Engagement Specialist

Dawn Tucker is a Senior Public Engagement Specialist in the Office of Public Engagement at the U.S. Department of Transportation. Dawn has worked in the transportation industry for 30 years in the public and private sectors in transportation planning, policy and rulemaking, compliance and enforcement, research and analysis, grants management, and airport and air carrier operations and management. Before joining OPE, Dawn worked in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology at the U.S. Department of Transportation, overseeing surface transportation research grants awarded to universities and federal research laboratories for 15 years. Dawn holds a law degree and is a two-time HBCU graduate with her undergraduate degree from Hampton University in Airway Science and a graduate degree in Transportation from Morgan State University. Dawn is a native of Harrisburg, PA, and an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority.