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Staff Functions

Todd Jorgensen
Division Administrator
207-512-4911
todd.jorgensen@dot.gov

  • MAP-21 Implementation
  • Northeast Board of Division Administrators
  • Division Administrators Council
  • Leadership Development
  • Office Policy
  • Staffing
  • State Legislation
  • Media Contacts
  • Congressional Contacts



Cheryl Martin
Assistant Division Administrator
207-512-4912
cheryl.martin@dot.gov

  • Division Performance Planning
  • Stewardship
  • Strategic Planning
  • Every Day Counts (Division Champion)
  • Highway Performance Management & Measures
  • Tribal Transportation Program (TTP)
  • Native American Issues
  • Professional Development Program (PDP) Coordination
  • Supervision and Workforce Development

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Simona Petrick
Administrative Operations Assistant
207-512-4915
simona.petrick@dot.gov

  • Correspondence
  • GSA Building Council Representative
  • Inventory Control
  • New Employee Orientation
  • Personnel Actions
  • Procurement
  • Records Management
  • Time and Attendance (Lead)
  • Training Coordinator & TMS Administrator
  • Telephone System Administrator
  • Website Coordinator
  • Going Green Coordinator
  • Mail Management
  • PIV Trusted Agent

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Paul Maloney, MA Division – 20% in Maine
Performance Management Analyst
617-494-3610
paul.maloney@dot.gov

  • Performance Management
  • Data Quality
  • Northeast Divisions Performance Management Resource Sharing Team

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Mike Praul
Engineering Team Leader
207-512-4917
michael.praul@dot.gov

  • National Highway Performance Program (NHPP)
  • Major Projects
  • Design Build, CMGC, and Other Innovative Project Delivery Techniques
  • Contract Administration
  • Bidding and Award
  • Public Interest Findings on Projects
  • Force Account
  • Oversight of Highway Construction Program
  • Oversight of Materials and Testing Program
  • Quality Assurance
  • Concrete and High Performance Concrete
  • Independent Assurance
  • Laboratories and Lab Accreditation
  • SUPERPAVE
  • Pavement Management
  • Specifications
  • Technician Certification (NETTCP)
  • College Recruiting (Shared with Bridge Engineer)
  • Office of Infrastructure and Resource Center activities

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Maria Drozd
Bridge Engineer
207-512-4918
maria.drozd@dot.gov

  • Oversight of Federal-aid Bridge Projects
  • Bridge Management System
  • National Bridge Inventory Standards (NBIS)
  • Design Standards/Exceptions (Bridge)
  • Standard Details (Bridge)
  • Buy America
  • BIA Project Coordination
  • Ferry Boat Program
  • Emergency Relief Program
  • Hydraulics (Bridge Applications)
  • College Recruiting (Shared with Engineering Team Leader)
  • Northeast Division Bridge/Structures Resource Sharing Team activities

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Wayne Emington
Transportation Engineer
207-512-4919
wayne.emington@dot.gov

  • Surface Transportation Program (STP)
  • Local Project Administration
  • Oversight of Highway Program Design Projects
  • Multi Modal Program and Project Oversight
  • Consultant Agreements
  • Design Program
  • Bikeway Design
  • Context Sensitive Solutions
  • Design Standards/Exceptions (Highway/Multimodal/LAP)
  • Standard Details (Highway)
  • Interstate Access Modifications
  • Utilities
  • Hydraulics (Highway Applications)
  • Operations
  • Tolling
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Continuity of Operations Plan
  • Emergency Reporting Procedures for Highway Incidents
  • Homeland Defense Issues
  • Incident Management
  • Traffic
  • Transportation Enhancement Program

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Brian Lawrence
Field Operations & Safety Engineer
207-512-4920
brian.lawrence@dot.gov

  • Construction Oversight of Highway Projects
  • Design and Construction Oversight of Multimodal Projects
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Safety Program
  • Strategic Highway Safety Plan
  • Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety
  • Highway-Rail Crossing Safety
  • Highway Safety Improvement Program
  • Safety Hardware
  • Maine Transportation Safety Coalition (MTSC)
  • Work Zone Safety
  • Roadside Safety
  • Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD)
  • Value Engineering
  • Pavement Design
  • Asset Management/Maintenance

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Colleen Sinotte
Civil Rights Program Manager
603-410-4868
colleen.m.sinotte@dot.gov

  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)/Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program
  • DBE/Supportive Services Program
  • On-The-Job Training (OJT) Program
  • OJT/Supportive Services Program
  • Contractor Compliance Program
  • Title VI/Non-Discrimination Program
    • Environmental Justice
    • Limited English Proficiency
  • State Internal Equal Employment Opportunity Program (SIEEO)
  • National Summer Transportation Institute (NSTI) Program
  • NY/NE Civil Rights Resource Sharing Team

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Carlos Pena
Community Planner
207-512-4914
carlos.pena@dot.gov

  • Clean Air Act Conformity
  • Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Program
  • Federal Lands Access Program (FLAP)
  • Freight
  • Truck Size and Weight Program
  • Statewide Planning
  • Metropolitan Planning
  • Planning Studies - Pre-NEPA
  • STIP Development and STIP Amendment/Modification Approvals
  • Highway Performance Monitoring System (HPMS)
  • 500 Highway Statistics Reports
  • National Highway System (NHS)
  • Functional Classification
  • Research, Development, Technology
  • SHRP-2
  • Demonstration/Experimental Projects
  • Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP)
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Intermodal Facilities Planning
  • International Border Crossings
  • Public Involvement Procedures
  • Heavy Vehicle Use Tax
  • INVEST
  • Technology Transfer (T2 Coordinator)

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Mark Hasselmann
Right of Way Program Manager
207-512-4913
mark.hasselmann@dot.gov

  • Right-of-Way Program
  • Outdoor Advertising
  • Right-of-Way Acquisition
  • Relocation Assistance Program
  • Uniform Act compliance
  • National Response Framework, ESF-1 Transportation
  • Resource Sharing

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Chris Trenholm
Financial Manager
207-512-4923

christopher.trenholm@dot.gov

  • Financial Integrity Review Evaluation (FIRE) and Reporting
  • Federal Managers' Financial Integrity Act Certification
  • Federal-aid Funding, Eligibility and Project Agreements
  • FMIS reports
  • Project Funds Management
  • Innovative Financing
  • Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovations Act (TIFIA)
  • Public Private Partnerships
  • Improper Payment Review (IPIA)
  • Audits
  • Highway User Tax Evasion Program
  • Major Projects Finance Plan
  • Pooled Fund Project Reconciliations
  • Review and process FTA/Inter-fund Transfers
  • Improper Payment Review (IPIA)
  • Process Current Billing for Payment and Reviews
  • Recreational Trails Program Manager
  • Privacy/Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Officer

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Sara Hodgkins
Financial Assistant
207-512-4925
sara.hodgkins@dot.gov

  • Employee Charge Card Coordinator
  • FMIS (report, correction, reconciliation)
  • Federal-aid Funding, Eligibility, Modifications, Project Agreements and Project Closeout
  • Inactive Project Reviews with Maine DOT
  • GOE and Travel Budget (development, update and reconciliation)
  • DELPHI
  • Invitational Travel Coordinator
  • GOV Management
  • Quarterly Review of Inactive Federal-Aid projects
  • UPACS Administrator
  • GOVTRIP Coordinator
  • Markview

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Cassandra Chase
Environmental Engineer

207-512-4921
cassandra.chase@dot.gov

  • Environmental Program
  • National Environmental Policy Act
  • Environmental Impact Statements
  • Environmental Assessments
  • Categorical Exclusions
  • Clean Water Act (Section 404)
  • Wetland Mitigation
  • Endangered Species (Section 7)
  • Hazardous Waste
  • Historical & Archeological Preservation (Section 106)
  • Noise
  • Section 4(f)
  • Bridge Construction Inspections
  • Northern Human Resources Committee Representative
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