Dhawal is passionate about multimodal transportation and creating healthy, sustainable, and safe communities. He is experienced in transportation and land use planning from both the public and private sectors. Due to his interest in urban design and planning, he is involved in preparing conceptual designs, conducting research and data analysis, and drafting policy documents. He has worked on diverse transportation projects, including transportation safety, long-range transportation plans, general plans (circulation element), streetscape improvements, complete streets design, traffic impact analysis, parking demand, and transportation funding.
Along with a degree in City and Regional Planning, Dhawal completed GIS certification from the University of Texas at Arlington. As a certified planner (AICP) and an active member of APA and ITE, he keeps himself abreast of the latest best practices in transportation planning. Furthermore, He has presented at conferences on Climate Change and Design for All concepts. Outside of work, he enjoys hiking, taking road trips, and adventure sports.