Key Personnel

DIRECTOR
Genevieve Giuliano

Ferraro Chair in Effective Local Government 
Sol Price School of Public Policy
University of Southern California
RGL 216
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0626
213-740-3956     
213-740-0001 (fax)
giuliano@price.usc.edu

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF METRANS, CSULB
Thomas O'Brien
Executive Director, Center for International Trade and Transportation
California State University, Long Beach
1000 Studebaker Road, Suite 3
Long Beach, CA 90815-8002
562- 985-2875
562- 985-2873 (fax)
Thomas.OBrien@csulb.edu

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS
Maged Dessouky

Professor and Director
Daniel J. Epstein Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
University of Southern California
GER 206A
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0193
213-740-4891
213-740-1120 (fax)
maged@usc.edu

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH
Petros Ioannou

A.V. "Bal" Balakrishnan Chair
Professor of Electrical Engineering and Aerospace and Mechanical EngineeringProfessor
Director, Center for Advanced Transportaion Technologies
University of Southern California
EEB 200B
Los Angeles, CA 90089-2562
213-740-4452
213-740-4418 (fax)
ioannou@usc.edu

METRANS ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, ADMINISTRATION
Victoria Valentine Deguzman
Sol Price School of Public Policy
University of Southern California
650 Childs Way, RGL 107
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0626
213-821-1025
213-740-0001 (fax)
victoriv@price.usc.edu

PROJECT ADMINISTRATOR AND EVENT COORDINATOR OF METRANS
Alix Traver
Center for International Trade and Transportation
California State University, Long Beach
1000 Studebaker Road, Suite 3
Long Beach, CA 90815-8002
562-985-2876
562-985-2873 (fax)
Alix.Traver@csulb.edu

CONTRACTS AND GRANTS COORDINATOR
Elizabeth Gatchalian
Sol Price School of Public Policy
University of Southern California
3335 S. Figueroa St., Unit A, UGW
Los Angeles, CA 90089-7273
213-821-8180
213-821-8195 (fax)
egatchal@price.usc.edu