Emily Schweninger

Senior Policy Advisor Transportation Health and Safety

U.S. Department of Transportation


Emily Schweninger is Senior Policy Advisor for Transportation Health and Safety in the Office of the Secretary at the United States Department of Transportation. Prior to joining the USDOT, Emily served as the Director of Thriving Communities, a program of Smart Growth America, directing diverse programming and research for the National Complete Streets Coalition, Rural Communities Development, and other projects within the Thriving Communities team, to build stronger, healthier, more resilient communities by promoting health and equity through the built environment.