John Jackson is a Project Manager at CALSTART, working on CALSTART’s bus team. He works to advocate and expand the usage of zero emissions vehicles in both California and the US. John works on projects primarily in California but has also done work in other states related to bus deployments and demonstration, and data collection. Prior to joining CALSTART John worked as a transportation planner and environmental planner for 2 LA based engineering and consulting firms, in addition to working with for the Federal Transit Administration (Region 10) in Seattle, WA. He’s also a member of the American Planning Association (APA) Los Angeles Chapter. John holds a Masters Degree in Community and Regional Planning with a concentration in Sustainable Land Use and Built Environment from the University of Oregon, and a Bachelor of Arts in Geography from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.