Kim Dao

Transportation Analyst (they/she)

Kim is a recent graduate of Tufts University, where they earned their bachelor’s degree in civil engineering with an urban studies minor. At Tufts, they conducted multiple research projects on different ways civil and environmental engineering has impacted environmental justice communities and served as the ASCE student chapter president. Before joining Kittelson, Kim interned for a civil design firm and with MassDOT’s Highway Design section in Boston (twice!). Through these opportunities, they gained experience designing roadways and bicycle/pedestrian facilities. Kim hopes to expand their skillset at Kittelson by working on a variety of projects—from research and planning to design—while increasing accessibility, equity, and safety for communities. Outside of work, Kim enjoys trying new recipes and restaurants, making pottery, playing the piano, reading, exploring the city, and rock climbing.