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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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Accident Data David Morena - (517) 702-1836
Adaptive Signal Systems (centrally controlled) Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Administrative Team Julie Alderton - (517) 702-1821
Julie Everett - (517) 702-1863
Laura Woodman - (517) 702-1843
Advanced Construction Program Donald Cameron - (517) 702-1826
Advanced Transportation Systems Management (ATMS) Software Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Air Quality (project level) Vacant (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 Region Robert Fijol - (517) 702-1841
Area Engineer: Grand Region Ruth Hepfer - (517) 702-1847
Area Engineer: Macomb County Robert Fijol - (517) 702-1841
Area Engineer: North Region Julie Johnston - (517) 702-1855
Area Engineer: Oakland County Robert Fijol - (517) 702-1841
Area Engineer: Southwest Region Ruth Hepfer - (517) 702-1847
Area Engineer: St Clair County Robert Fijol - (517) 702-1841
Area Engineer: Superior Region Julie Johnston - (517) 702-1855
Area Engineer: University Region Julie Johnston - (517) 702-1855
Area Engineer: Wayne County Phil Lynwood - (517) 702-1859
ARRA Reporting  Ryan Rizzo - (517) 702-1833
Asset Management Robert Conway - (517) 702-1842
Andy Pickard - (517) 702-1827
Structural/Research Engineer MT Chaudhry (517) 702-1837
Assistant Division Administrator Ted Burch (517) 702-1835
Attenuators David Morena - (517) 702-1836
Audit Reports Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
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 Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Breakaway Supports David Morena - (517) 702-1836
Bridge Management Engineer Mark Lewis - (517) 702-1846
Budget and General Operating Expenses Mike Ivey - (517) 702-1824
Laura Woodman - (517) 702-1843
Buy America Jeff Forster - (517) 702-1831
C
Canada/Michigan Border Projects Ryan Rizzo - (517) 702-1833
Certified Public Road Mileage Robert Conway - (517) 702-1842
Andy Pickard - (517) 702-1827
Civil Rights Specialist Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Clear Zones David Morena - (517) 702-1836
Climate Change Rachael Tupica - (517) 702-1829
Commercial Vehicle Size/Weight/Freight David Morena (517) 702-1836
Concepts of Operations Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
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 Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Construction Program Robert Fijol - (517) 702-1841
Consultant Management Program Ruth Hepfer - (517) 702-1847
Context Sensitive Solutions Vacant (517) 702-1820
Contract Administration Jeff Forster - (517) 702-1831
Coordinated Border Infrastructure Program Ryan Rizzo - (517) 702-1833
Corridor Planning and PEL Studies Donald Cameron - (517) 702-1826
Vacant (517) 702-1820
County Engineer Liaison (Local Roads Coordinator) Kurt Zachary - (517) 702-1832
D
Data Use Analysis and Processing (DUAP) Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Database Administrator Michael Wallace (517) 702-1852
Deployment Funds (ITS) Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Deployment Funds (T2) MT Chaudhry (517) 702-1837
Design Build Program (lead) Jeff Forster - (517) 702-1831
Design Program Jeff Forster - (517) 702-1831
Detroit Intermodal Freight Terminal Donald Cameron - (517) 702-1826/ Ryan Rizzo (517) 702-1833
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Division Administrator Russell Jorgenson - (517) 377-1844
Drunk Driving David Morena - (517) 702-1836
Dynamic Message Signs/Changeable Message Signs Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
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Emergency Medical Services David Morena - (517) 702-1836
Emergency Notification & Reporting Jeff Forster - (517) 702-1831
Mike Ivey - (517) 702-1824
Emergency Relief Julie Johnston - (517) 702-1855
Employee Assistance Program Ted Burch - (517) 702-1835
Endangered Species Vacant (517) 702-1820
Engineering and Operations Manager Vacant (517) 702-1825
Environmental Justice Vacant (517) 702-1820 / Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Environmental Program Manager Vacant (517) 702-1820
Equal Employment Opportunity Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Every Day Counts Coordinator Ted Burch - (517) 702-1835
Excellence in Highway Design Award Jeff Forster - (517) 702-1831
Executive Coordination Unit Manager Mike Ivey - (517) 702-1824
Experimental Projects Jeff Forster - (517) 702-1831
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Federal-Aid Projects Obligations/Reports Julie Alderton - (517) 702-1821
Federal Lands Transportation Program Kurt Zachary - (517) 702-1832
Ferryboats Discretionary Program Phil Lynwood - (517) 702-1859
FHWA/FTA Flex Funding Rachael Tupica - (517) 702-1829
Field Operations Team Leader Jeff Forster - (517) 702-1831
Financial Integrity Review and Evaluation (FIRE) Program Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Chun Guo - (517) 702-1828
Financial Plans for Major Projects Ryan Rizzo - (517) 702-1833
Financial Program Manager Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Financial Systems Technician Julie Alderton - (517) 702-1821
Fiscal Management Information System (FMIS) Julie Alderton - (517) 702-1821
Chun Guo - (517) 702-1828
FMIS Administrator Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Forest Highway Program Kurt Zachary - (517) 702-1832
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Cynthia Essenmacher (517) 702-1839
Freight Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834 / Andrea Dewey (517) 702-1823
Funds Transfer Request Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Chun Guo - (517) 702-1828
G
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 Vacant (517) 702-1820
Heavy Vehicle Use Tax (HVUT) Certification/Review Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Chun Guo - (517) 702-1828
High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lanes Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Highway Beautification and Outdoor Advertising Control Vacant (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 Andy Pickard - (517) 702-1827
Highway Safety Improvement Program David Morena - (517) 702-1836
Highway Statistics Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Highway Use Tax Evasion Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
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
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Improper Payments Information Act of 2002 (IPIA) Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Chun Guo - (517) 702-1828
Inactive Obligations Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Chun Guo - (517) 702-1828
Incident Management Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Indian Reservation Roads - BIA Kurt Zachary - (517) 702-1832
Indian Reservation Roads Bridge Program (IRRBP) Mark Lewis - (517) 702-1846
Information Resource Management/Automated Data Processing Mike Ivey - (517) 702-1824
Innovative Program Delivery (TIFIA/GARVEE/PAB/SIB/etc) Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Mike Ivey - (517) 702-1824
Institutional Issues Studies Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Intelligent Transportation Systems Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Intersection Safety David Morena - (517) 702-1836
Interstate Access Modifications - Engineering Justification Jeff Forster - (517) 702-1831
Interstate Maintenance Discretionary Program Vacant (517) 702-1825
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Landscaping Julie Johnston - (517) 702-1855
Lane Departure David Morena - (517) 702-1836
Lighting Phil Lynwood - (517) 702-1859
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 Engineer Ryan Rizzo - (517) 702-1833
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
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 MT Chaudhry (517) 702-1837
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 Vacant (517) 702-1820
Northern Border Specialist Christopher Dingman - (517) 702-1830
O
OIG Liaison Vacant (517) 702-1825
Older Driver Countermeasures David Morena - (517) 702-1836
On-the-Job (OJT) Program Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Operations and Management Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Operator (517) 377-1844
Overall Planning Program Guidance Andy Pickard - (517) 702-1827
P
Pavement and Materials Program Engineer 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 Laura Woodman (517) 702-1843
Planning & Environmental Linkages (PEL) Donald Cameron - (517) 702-1826
Vacant (517) 702-1820
Planning and Program Development Manager Donald Cameron - (517) 702-1826
Preventive Maintenance Program - Structures Mark Lewis - (517) 702-1846
Procurement Julie Alderton (517) 702-1821
Julie Everett (517) 702-1863
Professional Development Program (Generalist) Scott Bucek (517) 702-1857
Professional License Fees Ted Burch - (517) 709-1835
Mike Ivey - (517) 702-1824
Program and Management Analyst Cynthia Essenmacher - (517) 702-1839
Public Involvement Process Vacant (517) 702-1820
Public Lands Highway Discretionary Program Kurt Zachary - (517) 702-1832
Public Private Partnerships Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Ryan Rizzo - (517) 702-1833
Q
Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) Robert Conway - (517) 702-1842
R
RADS Administrator Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Railroad Agreements - Engineering Jeff Forster - (517) 702-1831
Railroad Grade Crossing Safety David Morena - (517) 702-1836
RASPS Administrator Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Real-time Traveler Information (including Section 1201) Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
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) Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Research Program MT Chaudhry (517) 702-1837
Rest Areas Julie Johnston - (517) 702-1855
Right-of-Way Specialist Vacant (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) Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Roadside Safety David Morena - (517) 702-1836
Rumble Strips David Morena - (517) 702-1836
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Safety and Traffic Operations Engineer 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 Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Section 4(f), 6(f) and 106 Vacant (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) MT Chaudhry (517) 702-1837
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/Departments Vacant (517) 702-1825
Systems Engineering for Operations Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
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Technology Transfer (T2) MT Chaudhry (517) 702-1837
Timekeeping (CASTLE) Laura Woodman (517) 702-1843
Julie Alderton (517) 702-1821
Julie Everett (517) 702-1863
Title VI Arnita Furgason (517) 702-1853
Toll Credits Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Mike Ivey - (517) 702-1824
Toll Facilities (23 USC Agreements) Vacant (517) 702-1825
Traffic Management Center (TMC) - (MDOT ITS Operations Centers) Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Traffic Operation Center (TOC) - County & City Operations Centers) Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Training Coordinator Laura Woodman (517) 702-1843
Ted Burch (517) 702-1835
Transportation Alternatives Program Kurt Zachary (517) 702-1832
Transportation Financial Specialist Chun Guo - (517) 702-1828
Transportation Planning Team Leader Andy Pickard - (517) 702-1827
Transportation Planning: Battle Creek Rachael Tupica - (517) 702-1829
Transportation Planning: Benton Harbor Andrea Dewey - (517) 702-1823
Transportation Planning: Flint Andrea Dewey - (517) 702-1823
Transportation Planning: Niles Andrea Dewey - (517) 702-1823
Transportation Planning: Ann Arbor Andy Pickard - (517) 702-1827
Transportation Planning: Bay City Andy Pickard - (517) 702-1827
Transportation Planning: Detroit Andy Pickard - (517) 702-1827
Transportation Planning: Grand Rapids Rachael Tupica - (517) 702-1829
Transportation Planning: Holland Rachael Tupica - (517) 702-1829
Transportation Planning: Jackson Andrea Dewey - (517) 702-1823
Transportation Planning: Kalamazoo Rachael Tupica - (517) 702-1829
Transportation Planning: Lansing Andrea Dewey - (517) 702-1823
Transportation Planning: Muskegon Rachael Tupica - (517) 702-1829
Transportation Planning: Port Huron Andy Pickard - (517) 702-1827
Transportation Planning: Rural portion of STIP Andrea Dewey - (517) 702-1823
Transportation Planning: Saginaw Andy Pickard - (517) 702-1827
Travel Demand Models Andy Pickard - (517) 702-1827
Travel Management Laura Woodman (517) 702-1843
Julie Alderton (517) 702-1821
Julie Everett (517) 702-1863
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 Administrator Eric Purkiss - (517) 702-1848
Cynthia Essenmacher - (517) 702-1839
Urban Mobility Engineer (ITS) Morris Hoevel - (517) 702-1834
Utilities Julie Johnston - (517) 702-1855
V
Value Engineering Julie Johnston - (517) 702-1855
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 Christopher Dingman - (517) 702-1830
Wetlands Vacant (517) 702-1820
Wild & Scenic Rivers Vacant (517) 702-1820
Work Zone Mobility Policy David Morena - (517) 702-1836
Work Zone Safety David Morena - (517) 702-1836
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