Research Associate, American Cities Climate Challenge
As an active transportation advocate, Rabi Abonour believes that promoting walking, bicycling, and public transit is vital for creating cities that are healthy, equitable, and sustainable. Prior to joining NRDC, Abonour worked on the bike share and open streets programs at the Los Angeles Metro. He holds a master’s in urban and regional planning from the University of California, Los Angeles, where his research focused on transportation equity. He is based NRDC’s Santa Monica office.