Jim Wood

Jim Wood

Jim Wood has more than 22 years of Florida planning experience. He currently leads a multimodal planning practice with Kimley-Horn and Associates in Orlando. Jim has led state level planning efforts through previous roles such as Chief Planner with the Florida Department of Transportation and Chief of the Office of Greenways and Trails at the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. He has extensive experience leading programs, teams and planning efforts through complex dynamics to successful outcomes. He oversaw the 2015 Florida Transportation Plan update, the 2012 Florida Greenways and Trails System Plan update, and launch of Florida’s Shared-use Nonmotorized (SUN) Trail Program. In addition, he has chaired various committees and councils, and served as staff director for the two transportation task forces and the Florida Greenways and Trails Council. He also served on the Executive Board of American Trails (AT) for a decade and continues to serve as an AT Advisor. He has a BS in Telecommunications from the University of Florida and MS in Geography from Florida State University.