Stephen Falbel

Founder and President

Stephen has over 32 years of experience in transportation planning. He founded Steadman Hill Consulting, Inc, in January 2009 to provide public transportation planning services and software to clients all across the US, with a focus on northern New England.

Over his career, he has worked with large urban transit agencies such as the MBTA, WMATA and NJ TRANSIT, regional providers such as Fairfax County DOT, and small urban and rural agencies in New England and elsewhere. He has managed statewide projects in Vermont and New Hampshire and performed Civil Rights compliance work for the Federal Transit Administration.

Prior Experience

Central Transportation Planning Staff
Boston Metropolitan Planning Organization
Planner—Senior Planner—Manager of Transit Service Planning

Associate—Senior Associate


A.B. magna cum laude in Philosophy and German Studies
Harvard University

M.P.P. in Transportation and Environmental Studies
JFK School of Government, Harvard University