Director of Policy for Cities and Transportation
Shin-pei Tsay is Director of Policy for Cities and Transportation on Uber’s Central Policy team. Shin-pei’s diverse background focuses on transforming the built environment so that it is more accessible, equitable, and sustainable. In her current role at Uber, she leads a team of issue experts that contribute to creating a sustainable, multi-modal urban future. Prior to joining Uber, she founded Make Public, a social impact analysis firm that specializes in the public realm and was executive director of Gehl Institute, a non-profit that advocated for public life. Shin-pei was also the deputy executive director of TransitCenter, a national foundation focused on improving urban transportation; founded and directed the Cities and Transportation Program under the Energy and Climate Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, where she explored demand-side policies to mitigate climate change; and deputy director of Transportation Alternatives. For the last four years, Shin-pei served as a Commissioner for the City of New York Public Design Commission. She is on the Board of the national non-profit In Our Backyard.