Dr. Roger Teal founded DemandTrans Solutions predecessor company, TWJ Consulting, in 1994 and has provided business and intellectual leadership since the company’s inception. A former tenured faculty member in the transportation systems area of Civil Engineering at the University of California, Irvine, Dr. Teal has over 30 years of experience in project management, software design and development, consulting and research. He has initiated and directed to a successful conclusion numerous projects of substantial size and complexity in the information technology and transportation fields. These include both operational systems used by organizations such as Verizon Business and British Telecom as well as web-based applications for multiple organizations or consumers, the most recent of which is a service that predicts weather-related airport delays for travelers several days in advance.
Dr. Teal has substantial experience in systems and application design, including devising optimization models for labor scheduling in the teleconferencing and demand responsive transportation industries. His areas of expertise include scheduling systems, systems analysis, applications design, transportation systems, and data analysis. Dr. Teal is the author of over 30 publications and the recipient of a patent on teleconferencing scheduling.
Dr. Teal holds a B.S. from M.I.T. in Civil Engineering, an M.S. from the University of California, Berkeley in Civil Engineering, and a Ph.D. from Tufts in Political Science.
More information about Dr. Teal can be found at DemandTrans Solutions.