Transportation & Infrastructure

California Strategies is the leading advanced transportation governmental affairs firm in California. Our team of professionals has consistently helped clients secure unparalleled levels of federal and state grants and incentives for clean vehicles and low-carbon infrastructure and fuels.

We are experts in assisting our clients with state, regional, and local agencies to accelerate permitting and approvals for manufacturing, low-carbon fuel production, deployment, and sales, and electric and advanced-fuels infrastructure.

We specialize in aligning advanced transportation technologies with California’s economic and environmental goals—to clean the air, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, increase transit use, reduce toxic emissions from goods movement, and create jobs.

Our blend of technical and political expertise helps our clients achieve or exceed their transportation and infrastructure goals.

California Strategies has extensive experience in the following transportation and infrastructure related areas:

  • Marketplace Introduction of New Technology
  • AB 32 Compliance
  • Regulatory Agency Representation
  • Grants and Incentives for Advanced Transportation
  • Permitting, CEQA, and Approvals
  • Coordination with ARB, Energy Commission, Air Districts, USEPA, and Others
  • Low Carbon Fuel Standard and AB 32 Compliance
  • Fuel Standards and Variances
  • Communications and Messaging
  • Launch Events and Media
  • Transportation Programming
  • Legislative Advocacy

California Strategies' Transportation & Infrastructure Experts

David Armanasco
David Armanasco
Partner
Central Coast
Craig Benedetto
Craig Benedetto
Partner
San Diego
John Benton
John Benton
Partner
Sacramento
Lina Bernal
Lina Bernal
Associate
Sacramento
Anthony Brunello
Anthony Brunello
Partner
San Francisco
Michael Bustamante
Michael Bustamante
Partner
Los Angeles
Victor Franco
Victor Franco
Partner
Los Angeles
Cynthia V. Guerrero
Cynthia V. Guerrero
Partner
Silicon Valley
Ted Harris
Ted Harris
Partner
Sacramento
Winston Hickox
Winston Hickox
Partner
Sacramento
Sarah Johnson
Sarah Johnson
Associate
Sacramento
Steve Larson
Steve Larson
Partner
San Francisco
Jim Lites
Jim Lites
Partner
Sacramento
Camden McEfee
Camden McEfee
Vice Chair of Business Affairs
San Francisco
Claire van Zuiden
Claire van Zuiden
Partner
Sacramento
Charles Watson
Charles Watson
Associate
Sacramento
Bob White
Bob White
Founder and Chairman
Sacramento
John Withers
John Withers
Partner
Orange County