Karen MacDougall /
Data Collection Supervisor

Karen has been with the firm since 1986 and manages BA Group’s transportation data collection department.  This resource of data and information is of immense value to the company and contributes to BA Group’s unique work environment. 

Karen oversees the field studies, such as origin destination traces and surveys, parking supply/demand counts, traffic gap measurements, queue and delay studies, as well as traffic classification turning movement counts.  This work also includes the data reduction summaries and verification.  She is responsible for the hiring, training, and supervision of a team of 20 field staff data collectors. 

The data Karen manages represents the building blocks of our technical practice.  As such, she has been involved in the vast majority of projects the company has completed since the start of her tenure.  Her extensive experience with all types of field studies is a great asset to the company.