Dan Welch

Senior Project Manager

dwelch@calstart.org

Dan is a Senior Project Manager at CALSTART’s Pasadena office. He provides applied policy knowledge to regional and international projects, such as the Global Commercial Vehicle Drive to Zero campaign and an organizational review of innovative voucher programs in California, Chicago, and New York. Before moving West to join the Pasadena office, Dan helped design and manage programs in the CALSTART Northeast office, including the New York Truck Voucher Incentive Program and the innovative workplace Charge To Work electric vehicle program based in New York City. Dan also provides a policy background on clean fuels, electrified transportation strategies, and vehicle technology standards.

Prior to joining CALSTART, Dan was a transportation lead at the globally-recognized think tank, the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions, and at the Pace Energy and Climate Center. Dan holds a master’s degree in Public Administration with a focus on environmental management from the University of Washington and a bachelor’s degree in history and French from Connecticut College. He also holds an advanced open water SCUBA certification.