Sean Kirkpatrick has a B.A. in psychology from the University of Mississippi and has been working at PRG since 2012. He has been involved in various research projects, spanning from data collection, data entry, and information processing for research reports. His experience in field work includes daytime seatbelt observations in Baton Rouge Louisiana; gas station distracted driving awareness survey work in Portland, OR and Sacramento, CA; truck driver safety interviews in Houston, TX and Greater Boston, MA; and has worked with law enforcement agencies for nighttime seatbelt observations in Lawton, OK and breathalyzer testing at impaired driving police checkpoints in Nashville, TN. In addition to field work, Sean has worked on developing the field plan for an IIHS e-scooter study. His current work focuses on the Mississippi office management and support for a variety of PRG projects.
In his previous life, Sean toured the country in a band for several years. Between spending time with his family, he still finds the time to work on a song or two.