Prior to joining Crossroads Strategies, Tim served as a Vice President and General Counsel of Denny Miller Associates for 29 years. In addition, Tim has served for four years as a Member of the Alexandria, VA City Council (2006-2009, 2013-present). Although he has worked extensively on multiple issues, Tim has developed a special expertise in transportation issues. He leads Crossroads Strategies’ representation of several public sector transportation clients. Along with his service on the CAGTC Board, he serves as the Chair of the Washington Area Transit Industry Representatives and Chair of the Public Ferry Coalition. In his role as a Councilmember, Tim serves on the Transportation Planning Board for the National Capital Region and the Alexandria Transportation Commission, and he was the founding Chair of the Northern Virginia Streetcar Coalition. Tim served as a Legislative Assistant to Senator Slade Gorton (R-WA); Legislative Director of New Directions, a citizens lobby on international issues; and Chief Legislative Assistant to Representative Helen Meyner (D-NJ). Tim is an attorney, admitted to the Washington State Bar, and a former Coast Guard officer. Tim received a Bachelor of Arts with honors in Political Science from the University of Chicago; a Master of Arts in Politics from Princeton University; and a J.D. with honors from the University of Washington Law School.