Daryl Taavola is currently serving as a Technology Department Manager for AECOM’s Transportation U.S. West Region. He has more than 35 years’ experience including work in 25 different U.S. states in the areas of Intelligent Transportation Systems, connected and automated vehicles, transit technology, Traffic Management Centers, advanced transportation management systems, and other emerging technologies. Daryl is serving as the AECOM Program Manager on the Automated Bus Consortium program. Daryl received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Michigan Technological University. He is a registered professional civil engineer and traffic engineer and is certified as a professional transportation operations engineer.