Minnesota Department of Transportation
Kristin White is executive director of Minnesota's Connected and Automated Vehicle (CAV) Office. White partners, collaborates, explores, and innovates transportation technologies with government, industry, researchers, and nonprofits. She is a lawyer and policy strategist who leverages her legal, policy, and strategic vision to bring public and private partners together to innovate policy and technology solutions. White leads Minnesota DOT's CAV-X Office and Minnesota's Destination CAV research and testing program to develop strategic, innovative, and collaborative ideas. She is a leader who creates innovative solutions to transportation challenges and a policy expert on trends in transportation technology and law. Her goal is to bring more empathy and leadership into the industry to drive the transportation sector to view our work through an equity lens and ensure the innovations we deliver serve community needs.