Mike Mullins, Ride Connection’s Mobility Director, has been working in the transportation field for 20 years; the last 14 of which have been at Ride Connection in Portland, OR. His broad range of professional experience includes working with parking and transportation services at a large, landlocked university in an urban setting to being the director of a transportation management association. In Mike’s current role, he oversees the agency’s mobility management initiatives which includes RideWise travel training and travel options counseling. Mike’s leadership has shaped the way travel training services are delivered and the RideWise program has grown from an upstart in 2004 to the award winning and nationally recognized program it is today. The RideWise team now produces more than 300 new independent travelers each year which creates an annual cost avoidance in excess of $1M for the transit district.