Anne Taylor McCartt, Ph.D., is Senior Vice President, Research, at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) in Arlington, Virginia, where she leads a multidisciplinary research staff whose work centers on finding ways to change driver behavior, improve roadway design, and make vehicles safer. She has authored more than 170 technical reports and scientific papers on such topics as alcohol-impaired driving, distracted driving, and teenage drivers. She was president of the Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine and serves on expert committees and advisory boards of the Transportation Research Board and other safety organizations. Dr. McCartt received a B.A. magna cum laude from Duke University and her Ph.D. in public administration and policy from the State University of New York (SUNY) at Albany.