Speaker Details: Joshua Sikich, AICP, LEED AP

Joshua Sikich, AICP, LEED AP

Transit System Redesign Project Manager, Central Ohio Transit Authority


Joshua Sikich, AICP, LEED AP is a multimodal planner and project manager with expertise in transit. He currently leads COTA’s Transit System Redesign, COTA’s first systemwide transformation in its history that was implemented May 1, 2017. He leads a $9.4 million budget and over 40 cross-departmental staff working together on this massive initiative. Focused on years of input from communities across the region, the Transit System Redesign connects more people to more places and more jobs seven days a week. With a persistent focus on sustainability, he strives to safely integrate multiple modes to create active communities. Josh has master’s degrees in Civil Engineering and City and Regional Planning from The Ohio State University and a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Boston University.