Road Charge Program Manager, California Department of Transportation
Lauren Prehoda manages the Road Charge Program for the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans). Prior to that she served as Caltrans’ point person for SB 1, California’s 2017 gas tax legislation, as well as other key department legislative and regulatory initiatives. She has worked at both the state and federal levels of government, in both legislative and administrative branches, spent time in the private and non-profit sectors, and has worked across the issue areas of education, labor market economics, natural resource management, and transportation. She has a Master’s in Public Policy from Georgetown University and a B.S. in Political Science from Santa Clara University.