Contact Us

The New Jersey Safe Routes Resource Center is a project of the Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center, NJ Department of Transportation, and the Federal Highway Administration. The Center is housed at the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.

To contact the Safe Routes Resource Center:

The New Jersey Safe Routes Resource Center
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
33 Livingston Avenue, Fourth Floor
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901

Telephone: (848) 932-7901
Fax number: (732) 932-3714
Email: srts@ejb.rutgers.edu

Our Staff

Leigh Ann Von Hagen AICP/PP
Senior Research Specialist
848-932-2854
lavh@ejb.rutgers.edu

Ms. Von Hagen joined the Voorhees Transportation Center in July 2004 to work on the NJ Pedestrian and Bicycle Resource Project. Ms. Von Hagen came from The RBA Group in Morristown, NJ, where she served as project manager for the Safe Routes to School program for New Jersey. Previously, she worked in the Bicycle and Pedestrian Group of Urbitran Associates, Inc., and was a transportation planner at Louis Berger & Associates, Inc. Ms. Von Hagen received her Bachelor of Science degree from Cook College at Rutgers University.

Sean Meehan
Project Manager
848-932-2860
smeehan@ejb.rutgers.edu

Mr. Meehan joined the staff at the Voorhees Transportation Center in January 2008 and works in the area of pedestrian and bicycle mobility and safety. He is a graduate of the Bloustein School at Rutgers University, receiving a Master of City and Regional Planning in May 2007 and a Bachelor of Science degree from Cook College in 2002. Sean worked for five years as transportation planner and program coordinator for Keep Middlesex Moving transportation management association based in New Brunswick, NJ.

Trish Sanchez
Project Coordinator
848-932-2376
trish.sanchez@ejb.rutgers.edu

Trish joined the Voorhees Transportation Center (VTC) staff in October 2011 and is a project coordinator for the Safe Routes to School Resource Center. She has and continues to perform a number of research projects for Safe Routes since joining VTC and manages communications and the website for the New Jersey Safe Routes to School Resource Center.  Trish has a background in Marketing and Communications and holds a Masters degree in Business Administration from Columbia University.  Her three children walk or bike to and from school every day!

Catherine Bull
Research Project Coordinator
848-932-2833
catherine.bull@ejb.rutgers.edu

Catherine is a Research Project Coordinator at the Voorhees Transportation Center. She is currently working with the New Jersey Safe Routes to School Resource Center on the development of a statewide school crossing guard training program. She has a background in historic preservation and planning and holds a Masters in City and Regional Planning from Rutgers University.