Technical Project Manager II, Validation & Assessment
Justin Woodjack joined CALSTART in 2022 as a Technical Project Manager II in the Validation and Assessment Team. He aims to design and engineer data driven solutions to accelerate discovery and dissemination of insights allowing for faster deployment of zero emission technology. His versatile data science, full-stack development, and management skills are applied across several projects at CALSTART including CARB’s Advance Clean Trucks (ACT) Tracker, Joint Electric Truck Scaling Initiative (JETSI), designing smart briefs for the Hybrid and Zero Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP), and Route Energy Models (REM) for transit agencies. He is also working on a solution to modernize CALSTART’s data infrastructure leveraging machine learning and cloud architecture.
Justin Woodjack holds a BS in Earth Science from UC Santa Cruz where he first began climate modeling. Inspired by climate science, he followed up with a MS in Transportation Technology & Policy from UC Davis developing electric vehicle infrastructure optimization geospatial models and built web apps for new car buyers comparing annual fuel costs for vehicles based on their driving patterns.