Our Team

Anissa Gerard, President

Dr. Anissa Gerard, Ph.D., Co-founder, and President. Dr. Gerard has education and employment experiences in the transportation industry for 16 years. She spent 3 years working as a traffic engineer in consulting firms and 5 years working in the public sector for the City of Iowa City as a traffic engineering planner. Her Ph. D. along with her freight and weather research consisted of several research projects within the realm of winter highway maintenance. She was co-author of a winter maintenance plan for the Illinois Department of Transportation.

Wilf Nixon,

Dr. Wilf Nixon, Ph.D., Co-founder, and Vice-President. Dr. Nixon is a Professor Emeritus at the University of Iowa Civil and Environmental Engineering Department. He is a recognized expert in transportation decision-making systems. He also has more than 15 years of experience as a consultant in the transportation industry.