Board of Supervisors  |  Brad Sheffield

   Brad L. Sheffield
   Board of Supervisors Member
   Representing the Rio District

Brad SheffieldContact Information:
Brad L. Sheffield
Rio Supervisor
401 McIntire Road
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Phone: 434-989-5562

16 years of professional transportation planning experience. Currently, serves as Executive Director of JAUNT Inc.


Master of Planning – University of Virginia
Bachelor of Planning – University of Virginia
Associate in Science – J Sargent Reynolds Community College


Committee Assigments:
Charlottesville/Albemarle/UVA Planning and Coordination Council (PACC)
Darden Towe Park Memorial Committee
Fiscal Impact Advisory Committee - Board liaison

Places 29 (Rio) Community Advisory Committee – Board Liaison
Property Committee
Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC)
TJPDC Foundation Board

Virginia Transportation Association
Community Transportation Association of Virginia
American Public Transportation Association
Community Transportation Association of America
Certified Community Transit Manager
Past American Institute of Certified Planners
Past University of Virginia Adjunct Instructor
Transportation Planning

Brad Sheffield was elected to the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors to represent the Rio Magisterial District in November 2013. Professionally, Brad serves as the Executive at JAUNT Inc., a Charlottesville Virginia based rural public transportation system. He has been working in the transit industry for 16 years, in both public and private transit planning roles.

Brad earned a Master’s degree in Urban and Environmental Planning from the University of Virginia with a focus on transportation planning. He began his career in the public sector developing a regional rural transit program for 14 counties in Southwest Georgia. In 2005 he became the Transit Planning Director for Tallahassee’s transit system, StarMetro. In 2008 he moved to the private sector and began working with Renaissance Planning Group as a transit planning project manager. In 2011 he returned to the public sector, joining JAUNT.

At his core, Brad is a transportation and land use planner. He has focused his career on community development. He has worked on projects ranging from regional transportation planning and transit projects to urban community design and rural land preservation. He is passionate about helping communities foster the traditional characteristics that make places great to work, raise a family, and retire.



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Board of Supervisors
401 McIntire Road
2nd Floor
Charlottesville, VA 22902
FAX: 434-296-5800
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