Omeed joined our team in 2023. As the Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator, Omeed helps manage our Bike Right Program by organizing Learn to Ride classes, Bike Rodeos and other community engagement activities. Working with different community partners within our service area, he develops and customizes engagement programming to best suit the needs of the community. Additionally, he assists within our Safe Routes to School program. Omeed is passionate about creating vibrant, walkable, and livable spaces in an effort to build upon community as well as improve and protect the environment.
Omeed graduated from The College of New Jersey in 2021 with a Bachelors of Science in Biology and a minor in Environmental Studies. He has worked in Evolutionary Biology research to study the effects of anthropogenic issues on behavioral adaptations of animals. Since then, Omeed has worked in different environmental nonprofit settings focusing on community outreach. He hopes to continue working with different communities on improving general quality of life.