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Michigan Division
Federal Highway Administration
315 W. Allegan, Room 201
Lansing, Michigan 48933
Phone: (517) 377-1844
Fax: (517) 377-1804

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Adaptive Signal Systems (centrally controlled) David Morena (517) 702-1836
Administrative Issues Julie Everett (517) 702-1863
Julie Alderton (517) 702-1821
Lucas Hesskamp (517) 702-1838
Advanced Construction Program Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Advanced Transportation Systems Management (ATMS) Software David Morena (517) 702-1836
Air Quality (project level) Patrick Marchman (517) 702-1820
Air Quality (regional conformity) Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Americans with Disabilities Act Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
Appropriations, Apportionments, Allocations, Obligation Authority Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Area Engineer: Bay and University Regions Ruth Hepfer (517) 702-1847
Area Engineer: Grand and North Regions Rob Fijol (517) 702-1841
Area Engineer: Metro Region Julie Johnston (517) 702-1855
Area Engineer: Southwest and Superior Regions Dominic Drdla (517) 702-1859
Asset Management Robert Conway (517) 702-1842
Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Attenuators David Morena (517) 702-1836
Audit Reports Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) David Morena (517) 702-1836
B
Barriers (Roadside) David Morena (517) 702-1836
Bicycles/Non-Motorized Vehicles Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
Bid Letting Process Ruth Hepfer (517) 702-1847
Billing Reimbursement Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Julie Alderton (517) 702-1821
Bottleneck Reduction Program David Morena (517) 702-1836
Breakaway Supports David Morena (517) 702-1836
Bridge Program Mark Lewis (517) 702-1846
Ralph Pauly (517) 702-1822
Budget and General Operating Expenses Mike Ivey (517) 702-1824
Rachael Blosser (517) 702-1838
Buy America Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
C
Canada/Michigan Border Projects Millie Hayes (517) 702-1833
Robert Conway (517) 702-1842
Certified Public Road Mileage Robert Conway (517) 702-1842
Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Civil Rights Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Clear Zones David Morena (517) 702-1836
Climate Change Rachael Tupica (517) 702-1829
Commercial Vehicle Size/Weight David Morena (517) 702-1836
Concepts of Operations David Morena (517) 702-1836
Congestion Mitigation Air Quality Rachael Tupica (517) 702-1829
Andrea Dewey (517) 702-1823
Congressional Demonstration Projects Ted Burch (517) 702-1835
Congressional Inquiries Russell Jorgenson (517) 377-1844
Ted Burch (517) 702-1835
Connected Vehicles David Morena (517) 702-1836
Construction Program Robert Fijol (517) 702-1841
Consultant Management Program Ruth Hepfer (517) 702-1847
Context Sensitive Solutions Patrick Marchman (517) 702-1820
Contract Administration Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Coordinated Border Infrastructure Program Robert Conway (temp.) (517) 702-1842
County Engineer Liaison (Local Roads Coordinator) Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
Crash Data Dave Morena (517) 702-1836
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Data Use Analysis and Processing (DUAP) David Morena (517) 702-1836
Deployment Funds (ITS) David Morena (517) 702-1836
Design Build Program (lead) Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Design Program Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Detroit Intermodal Freight Terminal Millie Hayes (517) 702-1833
Robert Conway (517) 702-1842
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Drunk Driving David Morena (517) 702-1836
Dynamic Message Signs/Changeable Message Signs David Morena (517) 702-1836
E
Emergency Coordinators Mike Ivey (517) 702-1824
Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Emergency Relief Julie Johnston (517) 702-1855
Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Employee Assistance Program Ted Burch (517) 702-1835
Endangered Species Patrick Marchman (517) 702-1820
Environmental Justice Patrick Marchman (517) 702-1820
Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Equal Employment Opportunity Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Every Day Counts Ted Burch (517) 702-1835
Excellence in Highway Design Award Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Experimental Projects Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
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Federal-Aid Projects Obligations/Reports Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Julie Alderton (517) 702-1821
Federal Lands Transportation Program Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
Ferryboats Discretionary Program Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
FHWA/FTA Flex Funding Rachael Tupica (517) 702-1829
Financial Integrity Review and Evaluation (FIRE) Program Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Chun Guo (517) 702-1828
Financial Plans for Major Projects Millie Hayes (517) 702-1833
Robert Conway (517) 702-1842
Financial Program Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Chun Guo (517) 702-1828
Julie Alderton (517) 702-1821
Rachael Blosser (517) 702-1865
Fiscal Management Information System (FMIS) Julie Alderton (517) 702-1821
Chun Guo (517) 702-1828
Rachael Blosser (517) 702-1865
Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Cynthia Essenmacher (517) 702-1839
Freight Andrea Dewey (517) 702-1823
Funds Transfer Request Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Chun Guo (517) 702-1828
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Geometric Design Criteria (Green Book) Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Geotechnical Mark Lewis (517) 702-1846
Going Greener Coordinator Rachael Tupica (517) 702-1829
Guardrail David Morena (517) 702-1836
H
Hazard Elimination David Morena (517) 702-1836
Hazardous/Contaminated Materials Patrick Marchman (517) 702-1820
Heavy Vehicle Use Tax (HVUT) Certification/Review Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lanes David Morena (517) 702-1836
Highway Beautification and Outdoor Advertising Control Patrick Marchman (517) 702-1820
Highway Capacity Manual Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Highway Operations – Ad Hoc Team Member Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Highway Performance Monitoring System (HPMS) Robert Conway (517) 702-1842
Highway Policy Information Program Point of Contact Cynthia Essenmacher (517) 702-1839
Highway Safety Improvement Program David Morena (517) 702-1836
Highway Statistics Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Highway Use Tax Evasion Chun Guo (517) 702-1828
Historically Black Colleges and Universities Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Homeland Security/Vulnerability Assessments Mark Lewis (517) 702-1846
Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Hydraulics Mark Lewis (517) 702-1846
I
Improper Payments Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Chun Guo (517) 702-1828
Rachael Blosser (517) 702-1865
Inactive Obligations Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Chun Guo (517) 702-1828
Rachael Blosser (517) 702-1865
Incident Management David Morena (517) 702-1836
Indian Reservation Roads – BIA Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
Indian Reservation Roads Bridge Program (IRRBP) Mark Lewis (517) 702-1846
Innovative Program Delivery (TIFIA/GARVEE/PAB/SIB/etc.) Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Mike Ivey (517) 702-1824
Institutional Issues Studies David Morena (517) 702-1836
Intelligent Transportation Systems David Morena (517) 702-1836
Intersection Safety David Morena (517) 702-1836
Interstate Access Modifications – Engineering Justification Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Interstate Maintenance Discretionary Program Tim Marshall (517) 702-1825
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Landscaping Julie Johnston (517) 702-1855
Lane Departure David Morena (517) 702-1836
Lighting Julie Johnston (517) 702-1855
Livability & Sustainability Andrea Dewey (517) 702-1823
Rachael Tupica (517) 702-1829
Local Agency Programs Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
Local Roads Program Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
Local Technical Assistance Program Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
M
Mail Processing Julie Everett (517) 702-1863
Maintenance Program Ruth Hepfer (517) 702-1847
Major Projects Millie Hayes (517) 702-1833
Robert Conway (517) 702-1842
Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) David Morena (517) 702-1836
MAP Financial Obligation System (MFOS) Julie Alderton (517) 702-1821
Chun Guo (517) 702-1828
Rachael Blosser (517) 702-1865
Markings (Pavement) David Morena (517) 702-1836
MDOT Scoping Manual Ruth Hepfer (517) 702-1847
Mileage Certification and Traffic Counting Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Monthly and Annual Traffic Data (TMAS and WIM) Robert Conway (517) 702-1842
Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Motor Vehicle Safety David Morena (517) 702-1836
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National Cooperative Highway Research Program Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
National Emergency Response Plan Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
National Functional Classification (NFC) Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration – 402 Funds David Morena (517) 702-1836
National Strategic Plans Russell Jorgenson (517) 377-1844
Ted Burch (517) 702-1835
Noise Abatement Patrick Marchman (517) 702-1820
Northern Border Issues Christopher Dingman (517) 702-1830
O
OIG Liaison Tim Marshall (517) 702-1825
Older Driver Countermeasures David Morena (517) 702-1836
On-the-Job Training (OJT) Program Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Operations and Management David Morena (517) 702-1836
Operator (517) 377-1844
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Pavement and Materials Program Robert Conway (517) 702-1842
Pavement Markings David Morena (517) 702-1836
Pedestrians David Morena (517) 702-1836
Performance Management Cynthia Essenmacher (517) 702-1839
Personnel Mike Ivey (517) 702-1824
Planning & Environmental Linkages (PEL) Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Patrick Marchman (517) 702-1820
Preventive Maintenance Program – Structures Mark Lewis (517) 702-1846
Planning Program Guidance Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Procurement Julie Alderton (517) 702-1821
Julie Everett (517) 702-1863
Professional Development Program (Finance) Rachael Blosser (517) 702-1865
Program and Management Analyst Issues Cynthia Essenmacher (517) 702-1839
Public Involvement Process Patrick Marchman (517) 702-1820
Public Lands Highway Discretionary Program Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
Public Private Partnerships Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
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Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) Robert Conway (517) 702-1842
R
Railroad Agreements – Engineering Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Railroad Grade Crossing Safety David Morena (517) 702-1836
Real-time Traveler Information (including Section 1201) David Morena (517) 702-1836
Receptionist (571) 377-1844
Records Management Julie Everett (517) 702-1863
Recreational Trails Program Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
Recruiting Ruth Hepfer (517) 702-1847
Recycling Technology Robert Conway (517) 702-1842
Red Light Running David Morena (517) 702-1836
Regional Concepts of Transportation Operations (RCTO) David Morena (517) 702-1836
Research Program Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Rest Areas Julie Johnston (517) 702-1855
Right-of-Way Program Patrick Marchman (517) 702-1820
Risk Management Cynthia Essenmacher (517) 702-1839
Road Safety Audits David Morena (517) 702-1836
Robert Fijol (517) 702-1841
Road Weather Information Systems (RWIS) David Morena (517) 702-1836
Roadside Safety David Morena (517) 702-1836
Rumble Strips David Morena (517) 702-1836
S
Safety Program David Morena (517) 702-1836
Safety Conscious Planning   David Morena (517) 702-1836
Rachael Tupica (517) 702-1829
Scenic Byways Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
Seat Belts David Morena (517) 702-1836
Section 1201 Traveler Information David Morena (517) 702-1836
Section 4(f), 6(f) and 106 Patrick Marchman (517) 702-1820
SharePoint-Michigan Division Website Cynthia Essenmacher (517) 702-1839
Signs and Signals David Morena (517) 702-1836
Specifications Robert Conway (517) 702-1842
Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
Speed Limit David Morena (517) 702-1836
Standard Plans – Roadway Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Standard Plans – Structures Mark Lewis (517) 702-1846
State Planning and Research Part I (Planning) Rachael Tupica (517) 702-1829
State Planning and Research Part II (Research) Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Stewardship and Oversight Agreement Ted Burch (517) 702-1835
Cynthia Essenmacher (517) 702-1839
STIP and TIP Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Strategic Highway Safety Plan David Morena (517) 702-1836
Structural Design Mark Lewis (517) 702-1846
Structural Materials Mark Lewis (517) 702-1846
Supportive Services (OJT and DBE) Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Suspensions/Debarment Tim Marshall (517) 702-1825
Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Systems Engineering for Operations David Morena (517) 702-1836
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Technology Deployment Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Timekeeping (CASTLE) Julie Alderton (517) 702-1821
Julie Everett (517) 702-1863
Title VI Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Toll Credits Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Chun Guo (517) 702-1828
Rachael Blosser (517) 702-1865
Toll Facilities Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Traffic Management Center (TMC) – (MDOT ITS Operations Centers) David Morena (517) 702-1836
Traffic Operation Center (TOC) – County & City Operations Centers) David Morena (517) 702-1836
Training Ted Burch (517) 702-1835
Transportation Alternatives Program Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
Transportation Planning Program Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Rachael Tupica (517) 702-1829
Andrea Dewey (517) 702-1823
Travel Demand Models Andy Pickard (517) 702-1827
Travel Management (Employee Travel) Julie Everett (517) 702-1863
Julie Alderton (517) 702-1821
Tribal Colleges, Government Initiatives, and Planning Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Tribal High Priorities Projects and Transportation Programs Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
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Unit Planning Ted Burch (517) 702-1835
Cynthia Essenmacher (517) 702-1839
UPACS Eric Purkiss (517) 702-1848
Cynthia Essenmacher (517) 702-1839
Urban Mobility (ITS) David Morena (517) 702-1836
Utilities Julie Johnston (517) 702-1855
V
Value Engineering Robert Fijol (517) 702-1841
W
Wage Rate Determinations (Davis-Bacon) Jeff Forster (517) 702-1831
Warranties – Structures Mark Lewis (517) 702-1846
Warranties-Pavement Robert Conway (517) 702-1842
Wellness Committee Andrea Dewey (517) 702-1823
Wetlands Patrick Marchman (517) 702-1820
Wild & Scenic Rivers Patrick Marchman (517) 702-1820
Work Zone Mobility Policy David Morena (517) 702-1836
Work Zone Safety David Morena (517) 702-1836
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