Jim Watson, AICP, Promoted to Principal at Wells + Associates - Wells + Associates

Jim Watson, AICP, Promoted to Principal at Wells + Associates

(Tysons, VA – May 1, 2024) – Wells + Associates (W+A), a national transportation consulting firm, today announced the promotion of Jim Watson to Principal at the firm. An AICP certified planner, Jim has two decades of experience in multimodal planning and design in the private and public sectors, including transportation work with government facilities and properties. 

“We are so pleased to promote Jim to Principal at Wells + Associates,” said Michael J. Workosky, President of the company. “Having spent the early part of his career with W+A and rejoining our team in 2021, his promotion is well deserved and reflects his excellent planning and design skills and meaningful connections made with our clients. His years of thoughtful and dedicated work have resulted in many successful and exciting projects. We look forward to his expanded role on our leadership team.” 

Jim’s work in the transportation planning and design field is wide-ranging and has included work on urban campus plans, regional and site-specific mobility planning for the Federal government, data center development, university transportation planning, mixed-use and residential development, and parking systems evaluation. 

As a member of the leadership team, Jim plays an important role in working with our clients to develop modern multimodal solutions. While leading W+A’s Federal practice and specializing in urban development projects, his work ranges from entitlement-driven transportation support for private sector clients to multimodal transportation planning and design efforts for Federal, higher education, and other institutional clients.