Chet Edelman

Chet Edelman (BS, Political Science and Geography, UW-Madison) is a Project Assistant at the State Smart Transportation Institute. He is currently pursuing an MPA in Public Policy at University of Wisconsin-Madison’s La Follette School of Public Affairs, with an emphasis on transportation management. Before joining SSTI, Chet interned at the Caltrans’s District 7 office as an Assistant Environmental Planner researching and drafting environmental documents for the I-105 Freeway Express lanes project in Los Angeles County. He also previously worked at the Wisconsin Department of Transportation as both a GIS analyst for the Bureau of Aeronautics and a Customer Service Representative within the Department of Motor Vehicles. Chet’s primary policy interests lie in the development and implementation of urban public transportation systems.