Ms. Matheny works out of the North Carolina office (located in Wilmington, NC). She joined RLS in May 2022 bringing with her 12 years of experience working in the public transportation industry. Ms. Matheny has 11 years of direct experience managing transit operations, service contracts, grants at the federal, state and local level, and a diverse range of projects and planning initiatives effectively and within budget.
Prior to her arrival, Ms. Matheny served as the Deputy Director for Wave Transit, a regional system providing fixed-route bus, downtown trolley, on-demand paratransit, and microtransit services to the Wilmington urbanized area. She has a proven track record of addressing program efficiencies through analysis and revision of organizational practices and procedures including, the introduction of innovative service delivery alternatives and technology solutions. An example is the implementation of a tri-county, Microtransit pilot project entitled RideMICRO, providing a revised service delivery alternative to un and under-served areas in the Cape Fear region.
As an experienced Project Manager, she will be assisting the RLS team in the development of transportation plans, service evaluations, locally developed coordination plans, service assessments, and public engagement and outreach efforts. Her specialty is creating and executing planning initiatives and programs with an ability to adapt and deliver under changing environments.
Ms. Matheny holds a Masters Degree in Public Administration from the University of North Carolina Wilmington and earned a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
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