Kimberly Tellez is an Assistant Engineer providing support on traffic engineering and transportation planning services.
Kimberly Tellez’s passion for transportation started in the City of Huntington Park, where she relied heavily on local and regional public transportation to travel across Los Angeles County. She graduated from the University of California, Davis in 2017 with a B.S. in Civil Engineering and a minor in Sustainability in the Built Environment. During her undergraduate years, she was involved in the student chapters of ITE and the Society of Women Engineers and explored the industry through internships at UC Agriculture and Natural Resources and at T. Kear Transportation Planning and Management, Inc. She also worked as a research assistant at the UC Davis Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. After completing her bachelor’s degree, she worked on TIAs for residential and commercial projects in Sacramento County and El Dorado County and developed an emissions model for the “Economic and Air Quality/Climate Impacts of Delays at the Border” study. In 2018-2019, Kimberly was the director of administration for the Young Professionals in Transportation – Sacramento Chapter and is still an active member. As an Assistant Engineer at W-Trans, Kimberly works on traffic impact studies and is interested in expanding her experience with complete street projects and roundabout designs.