Nathaniel L. Selden, EIT - Wells + Associates

Nathaniel L. Selden, EIT

Nathaniel L. Selden

Nate Selden, a traffic engineer at Wells + Associates, specializes in transportation planning, traffic engineering, and parking studies in the Washington D.C. Metropolitan area. His work has included mixed-use, commercial, and residential projects with a focus on graphics, traffic forecasting, and traffic impact studies. Nate adeptly manages projects using Synchro, CAD, and ArcGIS tools, showcasing precision in urban planning and traffic management.

Q + A

What made you interested in transportation?
Contributing to projects that make a tangible, positive difference in my community is something I truly enjoy. My interests extend to advocating for fair and accessible mobility options within cities and advancing micro-mobility, especially bicycles. Engaging in transportation engineering and planning provides me with the opportunity to merge my interests and pursuits seamlessly.
What is your favorite quote? 
“Do not go gentle into that good night; rage, rage against the dying of the light.” Dylan Thomas
What is your personal life philosophy? 
Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.
How do you get to work? 
Metro and bike.
Plane, train, car, or bike? 


  • Bachelor of Engineering, Civil Engineering, The Catholic University of America


  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT): Maryland

Contact Info

Cell: (202) 335-3248
Office: (202) 978-5222