Tracey Smith joins DOT from the Department of Energy with 15 years of prior IT experience from both the public and private sectors ranging from technical and operational management and oversight, to Enterprise Architecture, Policy, Planning and Capital Investment development and execution. She has both a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree and is a published research author.
Deputy Assistant General Counsel for Litigation
Kristen Baldwin joins DOT from the Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary, where she worked in the Web Communications Division of the Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs.
Deputy Assistant General Counsel for Operations
Deputy Assistant General Counsel for Legislation
Assistant General Counsel for Legislation
Mr. Herlihy is the Assistant General Counsel for Legislation at the U.S. Department of Transportation. Prior to this, he worked in the regulations division of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Chief Counsel's Office, and he served as a line officer in the United States Navy. He is a graduate of Hamilton College and Columbia University Law School, where he was an editor of the Law Review. He is a member of the District of Columbia Bar and the D.C. Bar Association.
Director, Office of Intelligence, Security, & Emergency Response
Director, Office of Civil Rights
Paul M. Geier is the Assistant General Counsel for Litigation for the Department of Transportation, a Senior Executive Service position he has held for the past twenty years. In this capacity, Mr. Geier has been responsible for developing the Department's positions in numerous Supreme Court and lower federal court cases that have included a wide range of constitutional and administrative law issues as well as regulatory challenges.