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Jack Wierzenski

Director, Economic Development Growth/Regional Development
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)

Jack Wierzenski has worked for Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) since 1991. He is responsible for developing and implementing strategies to capture the Transit Oriented Development (TOD) opportunities and benefits around DART’s transit system. Mr. Wierzenski serves as DART’s primary point of contact with the development community and the 13 cities within its 700-square-mile service area to facilitate and implement transit-supportive development initiatives.

Mr. Wierzenski received a Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from Texas A&M University and a Bachelor of Art’s degree in Geography and Political Science from the University of Minnesota. He has represented DART on the Rail~Volution Conference National Steering Committee since 1997; and is also a member of the Urban Land Institute, where he has participated in several Advisory Service Panels and currently serves on the North Texas District TOD Product Council.

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