Aimée Gauthier is the Chief Knowledge Officer of ITDP and has been with the organization since 2003. Currently she manages global research and projects, international policy, and monitoring and evaluation. She began working on Sub-Saharan Africa transport projects in Ghana, Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania. In that capacity, she worked on non-motorized transportation, developing private sector small bicycle businesses and examining the intersection between health care service delivery and transport. She also worked on promotion of bus rapid transit projects in Accra and Dakar, as well as BRT planning in Dar es Salaam and Johannesburg. Aimée holds a Master’s degree in Urban Planning from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and has dual Bachelor’s degrees in Anthropology and Political & Social Thought from the University of Virginia.