Cipriana Thompson Eckford, PE, PTOE

Director of Operations, Mid-Atlantic Region

Cipriana is Toole Design’s Regional Operations Director for the Mid-Atlantic Region. She has many years of experience in traffic engineering in the public and private sectors, engaging in both technical practice and management. Cipriana has a strong knowledge of municipalities and their cultures, operations, and processes. She partners with them to find solutions to help improve traffic safety for all roadway users. Cipriana has managed projects that include Vision Zero efforts, Safe Routes to School, High Injury Network analysis, neighborhood traffic studies, and bicycle facility improvements on existing roadways. She is passionate about amplifying the voice of the underserved and underrepresented and advocating for a more equitable society in transportation and beyond.

Cipriana is a photographer and documentarian and loves traveling, great music, HBCUs and anything that makes her laugh uncontrollably.