Speaker Detail

Jeff Mapes

Author of Pedaling Revolution and political writer for The Oregonian, Jeff is the senior political reporter at The Oregonian and author of Pedaling Revolution: How Cyclists are Changing American Cities. He has covered numerous state and national campaigns as well as Congress and the Oregon Legislature. He also writes the Mapes on Politics blog and appears every Friday for a political chat on Oregon Public Broadcasting during Morning Edition. He is a graduate of San Jose State University, lives in Portland with his wife, Karen, and has two grown children. His last transportation purchase was a cargo bike. Watch