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Andy Clarke was appointed to the position of President in April of 2004 after successfully leading efforts to create, interpret and implement the various transportation programs that are available to improve conditions for bicycling and walking as the League’s State and Local Advocacy Director. Before joining the League in February 2003, Clarke was on contract to provide technical assistance to the highly regarded Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center on site at the Federal Highway Administration. In addition to his strong policy background, Clarke has managed a range of bicycle and pedestrian planning projects at the state and metropolitan levels and has worked extensively with state and local advocacy groups. Clarke is a 1984 graduate of the University of Birmingham, United Kingdom with an undergraduate degree in Law. He is on the Board of Directors for America Bikes, and a member of the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycling Professionals.
bicycle friendly community℠ program specialist
Steve visits cities and counties through out the country helping them become more bicycle friendly. Prior to joining the League in December 2013, he was the Walking and Bicycling Program Manager for Transit for Livable Communities, a non-profit based in Minnesota that administered the Non-motorized Transportation Pilot Program for the Minneapolis area. He has been a bike shop owner, bicycle camp director, advocate/organizer, year ‘round bike commuter, bike tourist and racer, independent planning consultant, a League Cycling Instructor (LCI) and Coach and bicycle program manager. He is a past president of the League of American Bicyclists, co-founder of the Minnesota Coalition of Bicyclists, former Director of the Minnesota Pedal Power Camp and was the first Bike/Pedestrian Program Manager for the City of Boulder, Colorado. He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota with a degree in Sociology.
National Bike Summit Director202.621.5443
Alison currently leads the League's effort in organizing the National Bike Summit in March. She has held multiple positions with the League since joining the organization in 2008. Hired initially to create and launch the Bicycle Friendly Business program, she also managed the Bicycle Friendly University program for two years and helped establish the Bicycle Friendly State program. She was the Director of the National Bike Challenge in 2014. Before 2008, she worked for Massachusetts-based Landry’s Bicycles, where she spent two years managing a store and two years as Marketing Coordinator. She also served three years on the board of the Massachusetts Bicycle Coalition. Dewey has a MA in International Relations and Communications from Boston University and is a graduate of St. Olaf College. She spent three years as a Peace Corps volunteer in Senegal, where her bicycle was her primary mode of transportation. She enjoys riding with her family and commutes to work by bike.
Membership and Education Coordinator
Ariell joined the League in 2012 as the Membership and Education Assistant. She helps with member inquiries and supporting the Education program. Formerly, Ariell was a Program Intern with Atlas Corps, and a swim instructor. She has a B.A. in History from the University of Pacific, in Stockton, CA. She wants to combine biking with her passion, swimming.
Legal & policy Specialist
Ken manages the Bicycle Friendly State program, supports the Bicycle Friendly Community program, provides technical assistance to advocates working on state legislation, and conducts research on a variety of topics, with an emphasis on how technology will affect the future of bicycling. He also works as part of Advocacy Advance, the League’s partnership with the Alliance for Biking and Walking focused on improving access to public funding for biking and walking. Ken joined the League in 2012 after graduating from William & Mary School of Law and he is a licensed attorney in the state of Virginia.
Liz assists with the League's communications, including the American Bicyclist magazine, the e-newsletter and the blog. She is also the 2013 Bike Month Bingo champion among the League staff. Before joining the League in January 2013, she worked as a reporter covering the Justice Department. Liz has journalism and women's studies degrees from Penn State University. She commutes to work on her bright red bike daily.
Program Manager, bicycle friendly Business & University
Amelia manages the Bicycle Friendly Business℠ and Bicycle Friendly University℠ programs. Before joining the League in December 2013, Amelia was the Campus Bicycle Coordinator at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for two and a half years. Before that, she worked in communications at The Nature Conservancy’s worldwide headquarters in Arlington, Virginia for nearly five years. Amelia has a Bachelor’s degree from Pitzer College in Claremont, CA and a Master’s of Science in Environmental Sciences and Policy from Johns Hopkins University.
Vice President, Programs
Bill directs the Bicycle Friendly America℠ program with a particular focus on growing the program as a tool for new communities, businesses and universities. Bill first joined the League in 2002 and has worked in membership and managed the education programs before taking on the BFA program. He holds a BA in History from the University of Florida and an MA from George Mason University.
Director of Education
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Alissa manages the League Cycling Instructor certification, and is ensuring that the League's Safe Cycling curriculum is up to date. Alissa joined the League in 2011 after spending several years designing, implementing, and managing education programs for other nonprofits. She holds a BA in Education and Recreation and Leisure Administration from Florida State University.
executive editor & graphic designer
Carolyn directs the League's communications, from American Bicyclist magazine to the Bike League Blog. Carolyn joined the League staff in March 2012, after nearly 10 years as a print reporter and two years at the Alliance for Biking & Walking. Carolyn is also a columnist for Bicycle Times magazine and a contributing writer for Momentum magazine.
Vice President of policy
Prior to joining the League of American Bicyclists in 2012, Caron served as the Campaign Director for America Bikes where she coordinated and implemented America Bikes federal policy agenda. Before that, she worked for the National Wildlife Federation on smart growth, international policy, and community engagement. In addition, Caron served as a Community Land Use Planner for the State of North Carolina Division of Coastal Management, providing technical assistance to local governments and staffing a stakeholders’ council responsible for revising state planning regulations. She has a Masters in Environmental Management for Duke University, Nicolas School of the Environment and a Bachelors of Arts from Williams College.
Director of Membership202.822.1333
Scott has been the Membership Director for the League since 2010. He handles the club insurance program, as well as making sure members get their magazines, membership cards, and other benefits. He has spent his career working at the intersection of nonprofits and technology.
Bicycle Friendly Community program manager
Nicole joined the League in July 2011 after working for two years at the World Bank. In 2007, she was a member of the team that organized the world bicycling conference Velo-city in Munich as part of an internship with one of the leading bicycle transport planning firms in Germany. She holds a BA in Political Management from the University of Applied Sciences Bremen and a MA in Community Planning from the University of Maryland.