Katie Donahue

Katie Donahue

Katie Donahue is a former Policy Analyst at the Eno Center for Transportation, where she conducted research on a variety of transportation policies. Prior to joining Eno, Katie interned for Representative Peter DeFazio, Chair of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I). In this role, she worked with both Representative DeFazio’s personal office and T&I on transportation research projects, hearing memos, and constituent correspondence. During her junior year of college, Katie studied abroad at the University of Oxford and took courses in human geography with a focus in transportation and mobilities, studying under the tutelage of Dr. Tim Schwanen and Dr. Debbie Hopkins. She spent the following summer at the Oxford Transport Studies Unit, researching the expectation and hype cycle of autonomous freight vehicles. Katie earned Bachelor of Arts degrees in Political Science and Philosophy from Villanova University, where she wrote her undergraduate thesis on tactical urbanism and DIY infrastructure. Her research interests include everyday mobility patterns and issues surrounding transportation equity and access.

Eno Transportation Weekly Articles


US Inland Waterways’ Role in a Global Marketplace

May 27,2022 The United States’ inland waterway system is made up of roughly 12,000 miles of rivers and 237 lock chambers at 192 different locations on the Mississippi, Ohio, Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway,...

Emission-Reducing Aviation Technologies Presented at House Hearing

May 20,2022 This week, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s Subcommittee on Aviation met to discuss different aviation technologies to reduce emissions and help meet climate goals. The...
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