Melissa Wong

Program Manager SBIR

US Department of Transportation

Melissa Wong has been the Program Manager for USDOT’s SBIR program since joining the Volpe Center in 2011. In addition to her work on the SBIR program, she also supports the USDOT’s program for Connected and Automated Vehicles. Prior to working at the Volpe Center, Melissa worked for the US Census Bureau, the City of New York, a startup research and consulting firm, and owned her own flower shop. She holds a Master’s of Public Administration from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Arts from Macalester College.