Dr. Jeannette Montufar is Founding Partner and CEO of MORR Transportation Consulting. She has over 20 years of experience working in Canada, the U.S., and Latin America on special projects dealing with road safety, freight systems, vulnerable road users and traffic engineering.
Dr. Montufar was also professor in Civil Engineering at the University of Manitoba for nearly 15 years, during which time, she published over 200 technical papers and reports on road safety, pedestrian accommodation, transportation infrastructure, freight transport, and others.
She has been an active member of various professional organizations for over 20 years. She is a member of the Transportation Association of Canada (TAC), the Institute of Transportation Engineers, the U.S. Transportation Research Board, and others.
Dr. Montufar has received over 20 national and international awards for her contributions to transportation engineering, as well as for her community service. She is a former recipient of a YMCA/YWCA Women of Distinction Award in Leadership and Management (2012), and was the first recipient of the Shaw Media/Global TV Women in Leadership Award (2015). In 2016 she was inducted into the Canadian Academy of Engineering for her contributions to the engineering profession.