James Gamez

Transit Sector Co-Lead
James helps communities advance transit to improve mobility for all.

James Gamez is a project manager with 18 years of experience as a transit consultant and agency service planner. James specializes in service evaluation, network design, and implementation planning. Since joining Nelson\Nygaard in 2013, James has led over 30 transit projects for agencies, cities, and counties across the United States. James’ list of completed projects includes comprehensive operational analyses, short and long-range plans, feasibility studies, and implementation support. James takes pride in developing plans that improve mobility and increase access to opportunity.

Prior to joining Nelson\Nygaard, James was the principal planner at Capital Metro in Austin, TX.


B.A., Geography, University of Texas at Austin