About Us

Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP) is Arlington County’s business-to-business transportation consulting organization, managed by The Destination Sales and Marketing Group (DS&MG).

Businesses, residential communities, commercial properties, hotels, and schools gain a competitive edge and improve transportation amenities and commuter benefits through Arlington Transportation Partners’ transportation expertise and complimentary assistance. These services and programs have significant impacts on commuting patterns, traffic congestion, personal health, and air quality in Arlington County.

Located in Arlington, Virginia, ATP implements innovative programs with expert knowledge, making us the leading transportation demand management (TDM) specialists in the country.

In operation since July 1998, ATP works with:

  • Over 800 Employers
  • Over 300 Residential Communities
  • 80+ Commercial Properties
  • Arlington Public Schools sites

ATP is a program of Arlington County Commuter Services (ACCS), a bureau of Arlington’s Department of Environmental Services. ACCS serves people who live, work, or visit Arlington through programs and services that are designed to encourage the use of mass transit, carpooling and vanpooling, bicycling, walking, teleworking, and other alternatives to driving alone.

>> Learn more about ACCS.


Lois DeMeester

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Lois R. DeMeester

Lois R. DeMeester | CEO

Lois R. DeMeester is the Founder and CEO of The Destination Sales & Marketing Group, Ltd. (DS&MG). Since its inception in 1992, DS&MG has become the leader in the field of transportation demand management (TDM), transportation grant administration and program development. In 1998, Lois founded Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP), a group committed to assisting Arlington employers attract and retain top workforces by assisting executives in the implementation of transportation benefit programs. In 2010, she founded Mobility Lab, recognized today as a national think-tank focused on best practices in mobility management—which aims to move people instead of cars.

She and her team of experts provide brand strategy, market research and analysis, TDM, sales, marketing, and communications services for BikeArlington, ATP, WalkArlington, and Capital Bikeshare. Her strategic vision and leadership of ATP has helped Arlington County achieve its vision of becoming a national leader in sustainable transportation and smart growth.

Collaborative visionary | Master gardener | Lake girl | Feng shui practitioner

Wendy Duren

ATP Program Director
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Wendy Duren | ATP Program Director

As the Program Director of Arlington Transportation Partners, Wendy is the business-to-business transportation demand management expert. She manages a team of 16 outreach, development, and marketing professionals with seven direct reports and is responsible for the Employer, Property & Development, Multi-Family Residential, Schools, and Hotel Services Programs. Wendy ensures all goals, objectives, and timelines are met within budget. Wendy is also a Board Member of the Association for Commuter Transportation.

Before joining DS&MG, she was the president of an expatriate membership group in the Principality of Liechtenstein, and the sales and marketing lead for Metro Transit’s Metropass Program in the Twin Cities. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in German, International Relations and Intercultural Communications from St. Cloud State University.

Proud Minnesotan | Pho enthusiast | Geocaching amabssador | SCUBA certified novice

Program Manager
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Rachel Coppe| Program Manager – Employer Services

Arlington Transportation Partners

As a Program Manager, Rachel helps employers in Arlington County improve their transportation programs. She leads the employer team in offering tailored programs and building client relationships.

Prior to joining DS&MG, she served as a Program Manager for the Bureau of Education & Research and interned for Becky Lee’s Women’s Support Fund. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, with a concentration in Forensic Psychology, from George Mason University

Concert Goer | Horror Fan | Ballet Practicioner | Dungeons & Dragons Nerd

Associate Program Manager
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Alberto Fernandez | Associate Program Manager

Property & Development Services, Multi-Family Residential

As Business Development Manager of Residential Services at Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP), Alberto is excited about working with residents of Clarendon, Rosslyn, Ballston, Virginia Square, and Shirlington. Also, designated property management companies share the passion of a multi-mobility environment for residents.

Before joining the ATP team, Alberto’s experience includes working on sustainability programs in Europe. Since moving to Arlington, he worked in property management and helped grow a local business. Alberto has his master’s degree in Public Policies and a bachelor’s degree in Law both from Autonoma’s University in Madrid.

Soccer fan | Amateur chef | Arlington volunteer | Podcast listener

Planning Coordinator
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Erin King | Planning Coordinator

Arlington Transportation Partners

As a Planning Coordinator for Property and Development Services at Arlington Transportation Partners, Erin works with the Site Plans team to provide database management and administrative and research support.

Prior to joining ATP, Erin worked in the legal and real estate industry and also as a research assistant for a university’s community and economic development center. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Wake Forest University and plans to pursue a Master’s in Public Policy and/or a Master’s Urban and Regional Planning.

Newest Peanut Butter Enthusiast | Visited Paris 6 times | Harry Potter Enthusiast | Dream of being a contestant on Amazing Race

Lorene Kluge

Art Director
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Lorene Kluge

Lorene Kluge | Art Director

As Art Director for the Destination Sales & Marketing Group (DS&MG), Lorene is the behind-the-scenes creative force for ATP. She imaginatively blends design, illustration, and color to inspire Arlington employees to use alternative modes of transportation. Lorene is responsible for producing print and web based marketing materials including logos, sales kits, posters, brochures, ads, infographics, and special event materials. Her designs have been instrumental in the success of all ATP programs. Lorene is a member of the American Institute of Graphic Arts.

Before joining DS&MG, she was a graphic designer and research specialist with the Educational Research Service authoring and designing publications for the nation’s education leaders. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from George Mason University.

Traveler | Cajun/Zydeco dancer | Macro photography novice | Cooking enthusiast

Business Development Manager
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Bianca Mae| Business Development Manager

Arlington Transportation Partners

In her role as Business Development Manager, Bianca aspires to ensure that mobility in Arlington is as equally accessible as it is enjoyable for the residents of the city. She will be developing relationships and establishing connections with property managers to work on educating the residents of Arlington County about their options to navigate the city through transit.

Before joining Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP), Bianca was working in the video industry as a creative specialist – she worked in all stages of video production from Pre-Production to Post-Production. She has directed a few short films, and starred in some as well.

Video Game Enthusiast| Wong Kar Wai Fanatic | Love Language: Making Playlists | Tasting Menu Connoisseur

Planning Specialist
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Darby Metcalf | Planning Specialist

Property & Development Services, TDM for Site Plans

In his role as a Planning Specialist, Darby works closely with property managers and developers to keep their site plans and properties in compliance with Arlington County’s standards for alternative transportation infrastructure.

Prior to joining ATP, Darby worked as a contractor for the U.S. Army Corp of engineers in a GIS/Mapping Specialist role. Before working as a contractor, he was a Planning/GIS Technician for the Carroll County Department of Planning. While at Carroll County he worked alongside staff members in the development of the Carroll County Bicycle & Pedestrian Master Plan, Freedom Community Comprehensive Plan, and Carroll County Comprehensive Rezoning. Darby Holds an undergraduate degree from Frostburg State University in Urban & Regional Planning.

History Dork | Loves roller coasters, afraid of heights | Avid Weightlifter

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Program Coordinator
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Tai Mooney | Program Coordinator

Vanpool Connect and Commute66

Tai is a Program Coordinator for Arlington Transportation Partners, helping with vanpool creation and retention for commuters and aiding businesses along the I-66 corridor in embracing multimodal commute programs for their employees. He provides individuals and companies with information on how to join or create a vanpool that works for them. For businesses along I-66 inside the beltway, he provides information and assistance with the promotion and implementation of commute programs for their employees.

Prior to joining DS&MG, Tai worked in the service industry while interning for a cancer research nonprofit. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Biology and another in Gender and Sexuality Studies from the University of Virginia.

Disney expert | Marvel Lover | Video game enthusiast | In need of pizza

Planning Specialist
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Carlos Pazmino | Planning Specialist

Property & Development Services, TDM for Site Plans

As a Planning Specialist, Carlos works with developers, property managers, and county officials to maintain site planned properties in compliance with County’s Transit Demand Management ordinances.

Before joining ATP, Carlos interned with AARP’s Livable Communities initiative working to enhance placemaking, transportation, housing, and sustainability standards with a lens of age-friendly design. Prior to moving to Washington D.C, he worked at the New York Public Interest and Research Group (NYPIRG) as a Project Coordinator and advocated for affordable fares, improved bus service, and enforcing ADA standards in public transportation. Carlos obtained his master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from Georgetown University and holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Urban Economics from the Colin Powell School of Civic and Global Leadership at the City College of New York.

Comic Book Enthusiast | Cinephile | Metro Rail Enthusiast | Never learned to drive a car

Nick Peavy

Program Manager
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Nick Peavy | Program Manager

Property & Development Services, TDM for Site Plans

In his role as a Program Manager, Nick works closely with property managers and developers to keep their site plans and properties in compliance with Arlington County’s standards for alternative transportation infrastructure.

Before joining ATP, Nick worked as a Community Development Planner for the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission in western Massachusetts – implementing Community Development Block Grant projects in small towns and helping the region develop planning strategies to recover from the impacts of COVID-19. Nick holds a master’s in Urban and Regional Planning from Georgetown University and a bachelor’s in Applied Economics from Virginia Tech.

Bikepacker| Folk Musician | Boardgame & RPG nerd | Kombucha brewer

Fadi Seikaly

Marketing Director
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Fadi Seikaly | Marketing Director

As the Marketing Director at The Destination Sales & Marketing Group (DS&MG), Fadi works closely with the ATP team to create marketing pieces and promotional items for various campaigns.

Prior to joining DS&MG, Fadi served as Programs Director at the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility, and as Marketing Communications Manager at the National Sleep Foundation. He holds a master’s degree in Tourism Administration and Sports Management from The George Washington University, and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Marketing from the American University of Beirut.

Future Jeopardy champion | General of Sunday soccer team | Music elitist | Words with Friends master

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Arlington Transportation Partners
1501 Wilson Boulevard
Suite 1100
Arlington, VA 22209

Phone: 703.247.2417 (TDD: 711)

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