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Chief Operating Officer | OhmniLabs
Tra Vu, Ph.D., P.E. is the Chief Operating Officer of Kambria and OhmniLabs. In her current role, she is scaling OhmniLabs’ robotics and AI products and services, and further expanding the reach of the Kambria open innovation protocols platform. Before joining these two companies in the Silicon Valley, she was an adjunct professor at New York University Tandon School of Engineering, and a Technical Director at Greenman-Pedersen, Inc. (GPI). Tra was responsible for leading a team in designing the first city-wide Transit Signal Priority system in New York City. Tra has a strong educational background in Civil Engineering and has expertise in economics and finance. She earned her Master’s in Financial Engineering and her PhD in Transportation Planning & Engineering from the NYU Tandon School of Engineering. Tra is a graduate of the highly regarded LeadershipITE program. Tra is an active member of various non-profit professional organizations. She is the 2017 President of ITE Met Section and a lead organizer of the popular un-conference event TransportationCamp in New York. In her spare time, she loves to play sports and attend concerts.