MIKAEL COLVILLE-ANDERSEN - CEO
Urban mobility expert and known as Denmark's bicycle ambassador. He travels around the world with keynote speeches and for meetings with national and municipal policymakers. He applies his marketing expertise to campaigns that focus on selling Bicycle Culture and bicycle transport to a mainstream audience, as opposed to the existing cycling sub-cultures, and advises cities and NGOs regarding infrastructure.
MARY EMBRY -
DIRECTOR OF PLANNING
Mary is an Urban Mobility Consultant and responsible for designing elegant solutions for bicycle infrastructure and developing marketing campaigns. Her degree in Environmental Architecture and Urban Planning, from the University of North Carolina and the University of Copenhagen, provide a fresh international perspective for this internship. From studying best-practice designs in urban mobility to flying in her free time, Mary is excited to work towards promoting the chic'est and most sustainable form of transportation: the bicycle.
JULIE KIERKEGAARD - EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT
Julie is the executive assistant to the CEO and helps out with all manner of work at the company. Her communication skills are second to none and she is an indispensable member of our team. We're lost without her.
MEREDITH GLASER - PROJECT MANAGER
Meredith Glaser is a Project Manager, responsible, among other projects, for coordinating the global efforts for the 2012 Copenhagenize Index of bicycle friendly cities. She has a broad range of experience in international planning and sustainable urban transportation. Meredith currently lives in Amsterdam and passionately enjoys the freedom of a car-free lifestyle and everyday bike rides on her very Dutch bike.
AGNETE SUHR - ANTHROPOLOGIST
Agnete is a cultural and social anthropologist and is specialized in studying the behavior of people. She is analyzing the cyclist behavior in Copenhagen in our ’Choreography of an Intersection’ project. We filmed an intersection for 12 hours and will analyse the desire lines and behaviour of the traffic users.
Rachel is a student majoring in Environmental Studies at Amherst College in Massachusetts. She is currently studying in Copenhagen with the Danish Institute for Study Abroad with a focus on sustainable development and urban design. As an intern, she’s been involved with preparing the Bicycle-Friendly Cities Index and a myriad of other projects that have allowed her to experience the exciting world of bringing cycling to the masses.
Copenhagenize Design Co. takes on interns who are interested in working with international urban mobility projects. We have had the pleasure of working with interns from a number of countries and seek only highly-motivated individuals who are well-versed in our company's activities and seek to help make a difference.