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Our History

Founded in 1990 by President and CEO Kenneth Korach, TRA provides transportation consulting services with unparalleled expertise, extensive experience, and practical work products. TRA is one of the most trusted consulting firms in the U.S., having contracted with every major transit agency in North America.
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Our People

The TRA Team is dedicated to helping solve operational, organizational, and safety problems for organizations of every size. Our professionals have decades of experience in operations, maintenance, engineering, safety, security, management, and regulatory analysis. Find out more about who we are and what we do.

JULIE BENDER
Business Development Manager
Julie Bender manages TRA’s business development efforts, including proposals for work and strategic planning activities. She has experience at TRA in business process analysis, rail and bus transit safety, and organizational management analysis.
KENNETH A. KORACH
President and CEO
Kenneth Korach has been responsible for the company’s strategy, direction and overall service offering since TRA's inception. He has over 40 years’ experience in transport management, safety and performance assessments, and regulatory analysis.
ZACHARY BILLET
Project Analyst
Zach Billet helps to implement and improve system safety plans and procedures for transit agencies and state governments. He supports projects in the areas of rail transit safety and security, rail maintenance and operations, and rule compliance.
JAMES E. HILL
Chief of Police (retired)/Vice President
Chief James Hill is responsible for TRA's projects in the areas of security, emergency management, anti-terrorism, and threat vulnerability risk assessment. Jim joined TRA after completing a twenty-five year career in transportation law enforcement.
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Our Clients

TRA clients represent a broad spectrum of organizations, interests, and stakeholders. From the largest transit agencies in the country to regional bus and paratransit operators; from state departments of transportation to refineries and port and bridge authorities; from marine terminals to municipal airports, we support a diverse array of projects at all resource levels.

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Careers

Looking to be part of a team of dedicated professionals with a wide range of experience, expertise, and backgrounds? Learn how a career at TRA can fulfill your professional goals and make a difference.

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How Can We Help You?

With a wealth of industry knowledge and experience, our experts have the skills to solve even the most complex problems. Let us know how TRA can help you meet your goals and improve results.

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