U.S. Department of Transportation

Norman Y. Mineta

Michael P. Jackson
Deputy Secretary

Bureau of Transportation Statistics

Rick Kowalewski
Acting Director

William J. Chang
Associate Director for Information Systems

John V. Wells
Chief Economist

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Assistant Director for Transportation Analysis

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Scott Dennis
Chester Ford
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Deborah Johnson
Pamela Lafontaine
Nathan Liu
Marcus Mathias
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Lynn Weidman


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