Benjamin Muller

Urban Planner & Graphic Designer


Work Experience

  • Massachusetts Department of Transportation, 2018–Present
    Regional Planning Coordinator
    Coordinated federally-funded capital planning for five MPOs in eastern Massachusetts: Merrimack Valley, Northern Middlesex, Old Colony, Southeast Massachusetts, and Cape Cod; Graphic Design Support
  • Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments, 2016–2018
    Transportation Planner & Civil Rights Officer
    Transit Planning, Highway Safety Program, Pedestrian and Bicycle Program, Civil Rights Compliance, Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program, General Transportation Planning, Data Analysis & Research, Economic Development, Municipal Technical Assistance
  • WardMaps, LLC, 2014–2016
    Retail & Production Manager
    Retail Staff Management, Production Floor Management, Graphic Design, Merchandising, Social Media Engagement
  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 2012–2014
    Inventory Control, Merchandising
    Inventory Management, Retail Staff Management, Merchandising
  • Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative, 2012
    Interim Data Manager
    Data Collection & Analysis, Spatial Database Creation, Land Use Impacts Analysis
  • New Orleans Regional Planning Commission, 2010–2012
    Planning Assistant
    Pedestrian & Bicycle Planning, Coordinated Human Services Planning, Grant Writing


  • University of New Orleans, 2010–2012
    Masters in Urban and Regional Planning
  • Cornell University, 2006–2010
    B.S. in Urban and Regional Studies

Volunteer Positions

  • Neighborhood Housing Services of Waterbury, 2017–Present
    Board Member
  • Cornell University Gay and Lesbian Alumni, 2012–Present
    Boston Chapter Lead, 2017–Present
    Webmaster, 2017–Present
    Boston Chapter Board, 2012–Present
  • Cambridge Pedestrian Committee, 2013–2016