Kelly March

Communications Specialist



Kelly March joined the University of North Carolina (UNC) Highway Safety Research Center (HSRC) in January 2020 as a communications specialist. Kelly provides communications support for a variety of HSRC programs, including Vision Zero for Youth, Safe Routes to School NC, the NC Transportation Center of Excellence in Advanced Technology Safety and Policy, and the Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety.

Kelly transitioned into the transportation research world after discovering her love of urban planning while working as a newspaper reporter in Vermont. She earned her bachelor’s degree in environmental studies and nonfiction writing from Middlebury College and her master’s degree in city and regional planning from UNC-Chapel Hill.