Michael Ruiz-Leon

Transportation Analyst

Michael Ruiz-Leon

Michael graduated from Utah State University with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering. While in school, he worked at the Utah Transportation Center as a Research Assistant and was the president of the student ITE chapter. Prior to joining Kittelson, Michael worked as a transportation engineering intern at two other consulting firms in Portland, Oregon, and East Lansing, Michigan. Michael has project experience in ITS design and planning, signage and striping design, and traffic impact studies. He is passionate about helping create equitable, safe, and multimodal transportation networks. Outside of work, Michael enjoys exploring Portland by foot or bike, cooking, and cheering for the Utah Jazz.