Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) recently announced the appointment of David Schulze as Chief of Staff.
With the move, Schulze becomes DART’s first executive-level Chief of Staff, serving as senior advisor to the President/Executive Director. In the role, he’ll “lead a variety of strategic, tactical and operational activities and focus on issues that have an agency-wide impact.”
A 29-year lawyer in public service, Schulze previously served in DART’s Legal Department from 1994 to 2001. Then, after a three-year assignment with the City of Dallas, he rejoined DART in 2004. He joined the Deputy Executive Director’s staff in 2013 and served as Vice President of Policy and Strategy to the President/Executive Director.
Most recently, he “led strategic initiatives, managed policy development and provided analysis of critical issues for DART’s executive team while overseeing the creation of its Historical Archive.”
Schulze holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin, and a Juris Doctor degree from Baylor University of Law.