Dale Somers

Dale Somers

Dale Somers

Senior Scheduler
Education

Accounting, Howard University – Washington, D.C.
Certified Small Engine Repair, Prince George’s Community College – Largo, MD

Experience

Transportation Management & Design, Inc.
Washington Metro Area Transit Authority

Overview

Dale Somers is a transit scheduling professional with over 40 years of experience supporting the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority’s scheduling department. Most recently, he served as Assistant Manager of Scheduling, where he oversaw the development of bus operations scheduling to ensure efficient daily operations. In this role, he worked closely with both schedulers and planners to implement new systems and translate scheduling needs into achievable specifications. As a senior member of TMD’s scheduling team, Mr. Somers draws from his deep knowledge of systems analysis and data management techniques to help clients develop cost-effective schedules and achieve greater service and operational efficiencies. His mastery of Trapeze™ scheduling software and firsthand experience designing and implementing large-scale transit information system projects ensure the integration of industry best practices into each of his scheduling engagements.

Project Experience
San Antonio VIA Fiesta
Fresno Area Express Service Scheduling
New Orleans RTA Review of Current Operations and Scheduling Practices
Des Moines DART Scheduling Assessment