Barry Bergman

Barry Bergman is a Senior Planner with a multimodal transportation planning background, specializing in active transportation and grant writing. Barry is certified by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP).


Barry completed his Master of Regional Planning (MRP) degree in 1993 at the University of Massachusetts. He joined W-Trans in 2018 with more than 20 years of planning experience, including 17 years as a transportation planner in the public sector working on regional plans at the metropolitan planning organization in Baltimore as well as on local plans and project at the City of Alameda.


Barry specializes in active transportation planning, having managed regional, citywide, corridor-level, and project plans in rural, suburban, and urban contexts.  Through his wide-ranging experience he has developed an approach that focuses on the immediate needs of each plan and project, while keeping in mind the larger policy context and positioning the project to successfully compete for future grant funding.  Barry has a strong track record of working effectively with a broad range of stakeholders, including agency staff, elected officials, business leaders, and community-based organizations.