Project Manager, Fleet and Community Outreach
Sareena Rai joined CALSTART in 2021 as a Fleet and Community Engagement Project Manager. She works with truck fleets and local communities to help accelerate the market for high-impact clean transportation and freight mobility options throughout California, focusing on the Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Program (HVIP) funded by the California Air Resources Board. Her focus is to advance clean technologies while developing environmental justice and equity approaches for priority communities.
Prior to joining CALSTART, Sareena worked to increase access to clean transportation for priority communities through her work on the Green Tech Mobility Hub. She has experience in transportation planning, funding acquisition, community outreach and engagement, and program development. Sareena holds a Masters of Urban Land Development from Sacramento State University and a Bachelor’s of Psychology from the University of California, Davis.