Expert Program lead Staff

Leticia Pineda
Mexico and Canada Regional Lead

Location: San Francisco, CA

With ICCT since: 2017


Leticia is the Mexico and Canada Regional Lead and also supports the work in Latin America. She leads and develops strategies and technical and policy analysis on light- and heavy-duty vehicles, green freight, and transport electrification projects at a national and local level. She also supports regional strategies in North America on transport decarbonization and green economy.

Previously, Leticia held ICCT roles of consultant and fellow, where she supported Mexican fuel economy, emission, and fuel quality standards and other local initiatives to improve air quality. Before joining ICCT, she worked for the energy efficiency agency in Mexico (CONUEE) on the first fuel economy standard for light-duty vehicles and then transitioned to lead the clean fuels and vehicles program at CEMDA, a local NGO. Leticia holds an M.S. in Transportation Technology and Policy from the University of California, Davis Institute of Transportation Studies, and an M.S. in Energy Systems, also from UC Davis.