The Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a public policy trade association
engaged in quality of life and bottom-line business issues on behalf
of over 300 companies in Silicon Valley, is looking for a
transportation policy coordinator (intern). For more information about
the Leadership Group, please see our website: svlg.org.
A Transportation Coordinator's responsibilities include:
Coordinating speakers for and attending monthly policy committee meetings
Researching and writing policy briefs for policy committee meetings
Assisting in tracking legislative and regulatory issues and in coordinating advocacy efforts as appropriate
Helping planning for events, news conferences and seminars on timely transportation initiatives
Some examples of past coordinator projects include:
o Researching bike-share programs to inform a pilot project sponsored by the Valley Transportation Authority
o Managing Plug-In Hybrid Priuses that Toyota has loaned to the Leadership Group, to promote electric vehicles
o Assist with Plug-In 2010 conference
o Research legislation and policies related to California High-Speed Rail
Compensation: This is a volunteer internship position. College credit
may be available through your school.
Time Commitment: Interns must commit to a minimum of fifteen hours per
week for a minimum of three months. Individual circumstances will be
considered on a case-by-case basis.
Required skills: Comfort using Microsoft Office Suite and doing
To apply: Please send resumes and references to: jzenk@...