About the author
Paul Comfort is a transit evangelist and serves as SVP & Chief Customer Officer for Modaxo Americas, one of the world's largest transit technology companies. He is host of the industry leading public transportation podcast, Transit Unplugged and the new YouTube sensation, Transit Unplugged TV show. He also serves as Executive Director of the North American Transit Alliance.
Paul has authored two #1 Best-Selling books "The Future of Public Transportation" and the children's picture book "Public Transportation – From the Tom Thumb Railroad to Hyperloop and Beyond".
Mr. Comfort is an attorney, popular keynote speaker and the former CEO of one of America's largest transit systems, the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) in Baltimore. He has also served as an elected County Commissioner and County Administrator for two Maryland counties. Mr. Comfort is the past recipient of The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials' (AASHTO) "President's Award".