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Toll Facility Safety Study Report to Congress

Appendix A - Panel Members and Participating Agencies

This project was guided by a panel of stakeholders from a variety of industries relevant to this project including the tolling and transportation industries. The panel worked together to set the scope for this project and has actively provided guidance and participated in the project. The panel members included:

  • Don Bell, New York State Thruway Authority
  • Linda Brown, Federal Highway Administration, Office of Operations
  • Clayton Chen, Federal Highway Administration, Office of Safety
  • Neil Gray, International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association
  • Mark Hagemann, Occupational Health and Safety Administration
  • Ken Jacoby, Federal Highway Administration, Office of Asset Management (Panel Chair)
  • Ken Kobetsky, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials
  • Kathy Landkrohn, Occupational Health and Safety Administration
  • Azita Mashayekhi, International Brotherhood of Teamsters
  • Gary Pennick, Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission
  • Bob Rupert, Federal Highway Administration, Office of Operations

The study team interviewed the following representatives from toll authorities across the country:

  • Stephan Andriuk - Director of Toll Operations, Miami-Dade Expressway Authority
  • Kirk Avila - Treasurer, Orange County Transportation Authority
  • Neal Belitsky - Vice President & General Manager, Detroit & Canada Tunnel Corporation
  • David Caldwell - Richmond Metropolitan Authority
  • Terry Cooke - Facility Director, Virginia DOT - Coleman Bridge
  • Tom Dwyer - Safety & Security Manager, Thousand Islands Bridge Authority
  • Jim Eden - Chief Operating Officer, North Carolina Turnpike Authority
  • Wayne Ferguson - Manager of Bridge Operations, New York State Bridge Authority
  • Richard Frasetto - Superintendent-Toll Operations, Delaware River & Bay Authority
  • Terry Herbert - Expressway Administrator, Chesapeake Expressway
  • Fred Hilliard - North Texas Tollway Authority
  • David Machamer - Director, Toll Operations, Oklahoma Turnpike Authority
  • Steve Maynard - Toll Director, West Virginia Parkway
  • Cliff Miller - Director, Toll Collection, Garden State Parkway (NJ Turnpike Auth.)
  • Donald Milstead - Delaware River Port Authority
  • Clement Pruitt - Director of Operations/Chief of Police, Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel District
  • Curt Richardson - Safety Coordinator, Maine Turnpike Authority
  • Joe Staub - Deputy Director, Massachusetts Port Authority
  • Michael Whelan - Regional Operations Manager, Pocahontas Parkway

The workshop participants were as follows:

  • Stephan Andriuk - Deputy Executive Director, Miami-Dade Expressway Authority
  • Walter Arnason - Operations Manager, E-470 Public Highway Authority
  • Steve Bobrick - Director of Operations, Northwest Parkway Public Highway Authority
  • Deborah Crane - Toll Facilities Manager, Lee County DOT / Toll Facilities
  • Mark Davern - Toll Collector, Teamsters Local 127 (Massachusetts Turnpike Authority)
  • Ernie Davis - Assistant Toll Division Manager, NYS Thruway Authority NY Division
  • Wayne Ferguson - Manager of Bridge Operations, NYS Bridge Authority
  • Gerry Flint - Trustee, Teamsters Local 72 (NYS Thruway Authority)
  • Richard Lash - Director Safety Services, Ohio Turnpike Commission
  • Michael Locati - Bridge Captain, Golden Gate Bridge Highway & Transportation District
  • Steve Maynard - Toll Director, West Virginia Parkways Authority
  • Johnny Melton - Assistant Toll Operations Director, Oklahoma Turnpike Authority
  • Jill Mergen - Operations Manager, Chesapeake Expressway
  • Cliff Miller - Director, Toll Collection, Garden State Parkway
  • Clement Pruitt - Director of Operations, Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel District
  • Robert Quirk - Director, Toll Collection, New Jersey Turnpike
  • Enrique Ramirez - Manager, Operations Programs, PANY/NJ
  • Alisha Urbina - Business Agent/Toll Collector, Teamsters Local 436 (Ohio Turnpike)
  • Joe Volk - Senior Engineer, Delaware River and Bay Authority, Delaware Memorial Bridge
  • Ed Wallace - General Manager, Throgs Neck Bridge, MTA Bridges and Tunnels

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Updated: 04/07/2011
 

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