Participating Partners

Roadside Safety Research
Pooled Fund Committee
PARTNERS

Updated Dec 2019

This research project is performed under a pooled fund program between the following states and agencies:

Stanley (Stan) C. Biddick, P.E.
Assistant State Design Engineer
Design Bureau, Final Design Division
Alabama Dept. of Transportation
1409 Coliseum Boulevard, T-205
Montgomery AL, 36110
Office: (334) 242-6833; Cell: (334) 850-0007
[email protected]

Steven E. Walker
Alabama Dept. of Transportation
1409 Coliseum Blvd
Montgomery, AL 36110
(334)242-6488
[email protected]

Jeff C. Jeffers, P.E.
Statewide Standard Specifications
Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities
3132 Channel Drive
P.O. Box 112500
Juneau, AK 99811-2500
(907) 465-8962
[email protected]

Bob Meline, P.E.
Caltrans
Office of Materials and Infrastructure
Division of Research and Innovation
5900 Folsom Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95819
(916) 227-7031
[email protected]

John Jewell, P.E.
Senior Crash Testing Engineer
Office of Safety Innovation and Cooperative Research
Division of Research, Innovation & System Information
5900 Folsom Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95819
(916) 227-5824
[email protected]

Joshua Keith, P.E.
Colorado Dept. of Transportation
4201 E Arkansas Ave, 4th Floor
Denver, CO 80222
(303) 757-9021
[email protected]

Joshua Palmer, P.E.
Colorado Dept. of Transportation
Guardrail Engineer
2829 W. Howard PI
Denver, CO 80204
Office: (303) 757-9229; Cell: (702) 769-5856
[email protected]

Chih Shawn Yu
(303) 757-9474
[email protected]

Andrew Pott, P.E. II
Staff Bridge
2829 W. Howard Pl., Room 309p
Denver, CO 80204
(303) 512-4020
[email protected]

David Kilpatrick
State of Connecticut
Department of Transportation
2800 Berlin Turnpike
Newington, CT 06131-7546
(860) 594-3288
[email protected]

Mark Buckalew, P.E.
Safety Programs Manager
Delaware Department of Transportation
169 Brick Store Landing Road
Smyrna, DE 19977
Office: (302) 659-4073; Cell:(302) 222-5905
[email protected]

Derwood C. Sheppard, Jr., P.E.
Standard Plans Publication Eng.
FDOT Roadway Design Office
Florida Department of Transportation
605 Suwannee Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0450
(850) 414-4334
[email protected]

Kevin Sablan
Design and Traffic Engineer
Idaho Transportation Department
P.O. Box 7129
Boise, ID 83707-1129
(208) 334-8558
[email protected]

Rick Jensen, P.E.
ITD Bridge Design
P.O. Box 7129
Boise, ID 83707-1129
(208) 334-8589
[email protected]

Shanon M. Murgoitio, P.E.
Engineer Manager 1
ITD Bridge Design
Idaho Transportation Department
P.O. Box 7129
Boise, ID 83707-1129
(208) 334-8589
[email protected]

Martha A. Brown, P.E.
Safety Design Unit Chief
Bureau of Safety Programs and Engineering
Illinois Department of Transportation
2300 Dirksen Parkway, Room 005
Springfield, IL 62764
(217) 785-3034
[email protected]

Tim Craven
[email protected]

Filiberto (Fil) Sotelo
Safety Evaluation Engineer
Illinois Department of Transportation
Bureau of Safety Programs and Engineering
2300 South Dirksen Parkway, Room 005
Springfield, IL 62764
(217) 557-2563
[email protected]

Jon M. McCormick
Safety Policy & Initiatives Engineer
Illinois Department of Transportation
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Safety Programs & Engineering
2300 South Dirksen Parkway, Room 005
Springfield, IL 62764
(217) 785-5678
[email protected]

Daniel Harness
Office of Design – Methods
Iowa Department of Transportation
[email protected]

Chris Guidry
Bridge Manager
Louisiana Transportation Center
Bridge & Structural Design Section
P.O. Box 94245
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
(225) 379-1933
[email protected]

Kurt Brauner, P.E.
Bridge Engineer Manager
Louisiana Transportation Center
1201 Capitol Road, Suite 605G
P.O. Box 94245
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
(225) 379-1302 (office)
(225) 270-0639 (cell)
[email protected]

Brian Allen, P.E.
Bridge Design Engineer
Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development
(225) 379-1840
[email protected]

Steven Mazur
Bridge Design
Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development
1201 Capitol Road, Suite 605D
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
(225) 379-1094
[email protected]

Jeff Robert
Division Chief
Bridge Design Division
Office of Structures
707 N. Calvert Street, Mailstop C-203
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 545-8327
[email protected]

Sharon D. Hawkins
Project Manager
Office of Policy and Research, Research Division
707 N. Calvert Street, Mailstop C-412
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 545-2920
[email protected]

Alex Bardow
Director of Bridges and Structure
Massachusetts Department of Transportation
10 Park Plaza, Room 6430
Boston, MA 02116
(517) 335-9430
[email protected]

James Danila
Assistant State Traffic Engineer
Massachusetts Department of Transportation
10 Park Plaza, Room 7210
Boston, MA 02116
(857) 368-9640
[email protected]

Carlos Torres, P.E.
Crash Barrier Engineer
Geometric Design Unit, Design Division
Michigan Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 30050
Lansing, MI 48909
(517) 335-2852
[email protected]

Michael Elle, P.E.
Design Standards Engineer
Minnesota Department of Transportation
395 John Ireland Blvd, MS 696
St. Paul, MN 55155-1899
(651) 366-4622
[email protected]

Michelle Moser
Assistant Design Standards Engineer
MnDOT-Office of Project Management and Technical Support
(651) 366-4708
[email protected]

Sarah Kleinschmit, P.E.
Policy and Innovations Engineer,
Missouri Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 270
Jefferson City, MO 65102
573-751-7412
sarah.kleinsc[email protected]

Heath T. Patterson, P.E.
MDOT-State Maintenance Engineer
Emergency Coordinating Officer
401 N. West Street
Jackson, Mississippi 39201
(601) 359-7113
Cell: (601) 613-1060
[email protected]

David Quintana, P.E.
Project Development Engineer
P.O. Box 1149, Room 203
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-1149
(505) 827-1635
[email protected]

Don Fisher, P.E.
1980 West Broad Street
Mail Stop 1230
Columbus, Ohio 43223
(614) 387-2614
[email protected]

Hebret Bokhru, P.E.
Engineering Manager
Traffic Engineering Division
Oklahoma Department of Transportation
200 NE 21st Street, 2-A7
Oklahoma City, OK 73105-3204
Office (direct): 405-522-5373
Office (Traffic Div.): 405-521-2861
[email protected]

Christopher Henson
Senior Roadside Design Engineer
Oregon Department of Transportation
Technical Services Branch
4040 Fairview Industrial Dr.
Salem, OR 97302-1142
(503) 986-3561
[email protected]

Guozhou Li
[email protected]

Hassan Raza
Standards & Criteria Unit Manager
Highway Delivery
400 North Street, 7th Floor
Harrisburg, PA 17120
Pennsylvania DOT
(717) 783-5110
[email protected]

Ali Hangul, P.E., CPESC
Director headquarters Roadway Design and Office of Aerial Surveys
Tennessee Department of Transportation
James K. Polk State Office Building, 13th floor
505 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN 37243
(615) 741-0840
[email protected]

Chris Lindsey
Design Division
Texas Department of Transportation
125 East 11th Street
Austin, TX 78701-2483
(512) 416-2750
[email protected]

Wade Odell
Research & Technology Implementation Division
Texas Department of Transportation
200 E. Riverside Drive
Austin, TX 78704
[email protected]

Taya Retterer P.E.
TxDOT Bridge Standards Engineer
Bridge Division
Texas Department of Transportation
125 E 11th ST.
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 416-2719
[email protected]

Shawn Debenham
Traffic and Safety Division
Utah Department of Transportation
4501 South 2700 West
PO Box 143200
Salt Lake City UT 84114-3200
(801) 965-4590
[email protected]

John Donahue
Design Policy and Analysis Manager
Washington State Dept. of Transportation
Development Division
P.O. Box 47329
Olympia, WA 98504-7246
(360) 705-7952
[email protected]

Mustafa Mohamedali
Assistant Research Project Manager
Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT)
Development Division
P.O. Box 47372
Olympia, WA 98504-7372
(360) 704-6307
[email protected]

Anne Freeman
Program Administrator
Research & Library Services
Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT)
Development Division
P.O. Box 47372
Olympia, WA 98504-7372
(360) 705-7945

Donna J. Hardy, P.E.
Safety Programs Engineer
West Virginia Department of
Transportation – Traffic Engineering
Building 5, Room A-550
1900 Kanawha Blvd E.
Charleston, WV  25305-0430
(304) 414-7338
[email protected]

Joe Hall, P.E., P.S.
WV Division of Highways
Technical Policy QA/QC Engineer
Value Engineering Coordinator
1334 Smith Street
Charleston, WV 25305-0430
(304) 414-6442
[email protected]

Ted Whitmore
Traffic Services Engineer
WV DOT – Traffic Engineering
Building 5, Room A-550
1900 Kanawha Blvd E.
Charleston, WV 25305-0430
(304)414-7373
[email protected]

Erik Emerson P.E.
Standards Development Engineer-Roadside Design
Wisconsin Department of Transportation
Bureau of Project Development
4802 Sheboygan Ave., Room 651
P.O. Box 7916
Madison, WI 53707-7916
(608) 266-2842
[email protected]

Kenneth Shannon, P. Eng.
Senior Engineer, Highway Design (A)
Ontario Ministry of Transportation
301 St. Paul Street
St. Catharines, Ontario
CANADA
(905) 704-3106
[email protected]

Richard B. (Dick) Albin, P.E.
Safety Engineer
FHWA Resource Center Safety & Design
Technical Services Team
711 S. Capital
Olympia, WA 98501
(303) 550-8804
[email protected]

Eduardo Arispe
Research Highway Safety Specialist
U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Highway Administration
Turner-Fairbank highway Research Center
Mail Code: HRDS-10
6300 Georgetown Pike
McLean, VA 22101
(202) 493-3291
[email protected]

Greg Schertz, P.E.
FHWA – Federal Lands Highway Division
Safety Discipline Champion
12300 West Dakota Ave. Ste. 210
Lakewood, CO 80228
(720)-963-3764
(303)-588-4042  cell
[email protected]

Christine Black
Highway Safety Engineer
Central Federal Lands Highway Division
12300 W Dakota Ave
Lakewood, CO 80228
(720) 963-3662
[email protected]

WebSite: safety.fhwa.dot.gov

D. Lance Bullard, Jr., P.E.
Senior Research Engineer
Roadside Safety & Physical Security Div.
Texas A&M Transportation Institute
3135 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3135
(979) 317-2855
[email protected]

Roger P. Bligh, Ph.D., P.E.
Senior Research Engineer
(979) 317-2703
[email protected]

Chiara Silvestri Dobrovolny, Ph.D.
Associate Research Scientist
(979) 317-2687
[email protected]

WebSite: tti.tamu.edu