A recent addition to the TRA Team, Mr. Zike is a rail operations expert with significant experience in commuter rail, light rail and streetcar operations. He previously was a Deputy Director working with MARTA and Atlanta Streetcar to bring that streetcar system into revenue operation. He was DDOT’s Transportation Safety & System Integration Manager and a member of the Tri-State Oversight Committee (TOC). While at Sound Transit’s Tacoma Link, Mr. Zike managed the day-to-day light rail operations for the transit line that runs through the City of Tacoma’s downtown area. At Hudson-Bergen Light Rail, he managed the Operations Control Center.