Member States

Program Coordinator:

Jodi Gibson
Research Coordinator
Nebraska Department of Transportation
Materials and Research
1400 Hwy. 2
Lincoln, Nebraska 68502
402-479-4337
jodi.gibson@nebraska.gov

MwRSF Contact:

Ronald K. Faller, Ph.D., P.E.
Director and Research Associate Professor
Midwest Roadside Safety Facility (MwRSF)
Nebraska Transportation Center
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
130 Whittier Research Center
2200 Vine Street
Lincoln, Nebraska 68583-0853
(402) 472-6864
rfaller1@unl.edu

Member States

California DOT

Bob Meline
Roadside Safety Innovation and Cooperative Research
Division of Research and Innovation
California Department of Transportation
5900 Folsom Blvd, MS-5
Sacramento, California 95819-4612
916-227-7031
bob.meline@dot.ca.gov


David Whitesel, P.E.
Roadside Safety Research Group
Office of Safety Innovation and Cooperative Research
Divison of Research and Innovation
California Department of Transportation
5900 Folsom Blvd, MS-5
Sacramento, California 95819-4612
916-227-5849
david.whitesel@dot.ca.gov


John Jewell, P.E.
Roadside Safety Research Group
Office of Safety Innovation and Cooperative Research
Division of Research and Innovation
California Department of Transportation
5900 Folsom Blvd, MS-5
Sacremento, California 95819-4612
916-227-5824
john.jewell@dot.ca.gov


Florida DOT

Derwood C. Sheppard, Jr., P.E.
Design Standards Publication Manager
Roadway Design Engineer
Florida Department of Transportation
605 Suwannee Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0450
850-414-4334
Derwood.Sheppard@dot.state.fl.us



Paul L. Lorton, P.E.
Safety Programs Unit Chief
Illinois Department of Transportation
Bureau of Safety Engineering
2300 S. Dirksen Parkway, Room 323
Springfield, Illinois 62764
217-782-3568
Paul.lorton@Illinois.gov


Filiberto Sotelo
Safety Evaluation Engineer
Illinois Department of Transportation
Bureau of Safety Programs and Engineering
2300 S. Dirksen Parkway, Room 005
Springfield, Illinois 62764
217-557-2563
Filiberto.Sotelo@illinois.gov



Todd Shields
Maintenance Field Support Manager
Indiana Department of Transportation
100 N Senate Ave, Room N901
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
317-233-4726
tshields@indot.in.gov


Katherine Smutzer, P.E.
Standards Engineer
Indiana Department of Transportation
100 N Senate Ave, Room N901
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
317-233-2074
ksmutzer@indot.in.gov



Brian Smith, P.E.
Methods Engineer
Iowa Department of Transportation
Office of Design
800 Lincoln Way
Ames, Iowa 50010
515-239-1402
brian.smith@dot.iowa.gov


Daniel Harness
Transportation Engineer Specialist
Iowa Department of Transportation
Office of Design - Methods Section
800 Lincoln Way
Ames, Iowa 50010
515-239-1727
Daniel.Harness@iowadot.us



Scott King, P.E.
Chief, Bureau of Road Design
Kansas Department of Transportation
Bureau of Road Design
Dwight D. Eisenhower State Office Bldg
700 S.W. Harrison Street
Topeka, Kansas 66603-3754
785-296-6970
scott.king@ks.gov


Brian Kierath Jr., E.I.T.
Engineering Associate III
Kansas Department of Transportation
Bureau of Road Design
Bioscience and Technology Business Center
2029 Becker Drive, Suite 236
Lawrence, Kansas 66047
785-296-2093
Brian.Kierath@ks.gov


Thomas Rhoads, P.E.
Road Design Leader
Kansas Department of Transportation
Bureau of Road Design
Dwight D. Eisenhower State Office Bldg
700 S.W. Harrison Street
Topeka, Kansas 66603-3754
785-296-0322
thomas.rhoads@ks.gov


Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

Jason J. Siwula, P.E.
Assistant State Highway Engineer
Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
Department of Highways
State Highway Engineer's Office
200 Mero Street
Frankfort, Kentucky 40622
502-564-3730
Jason.Siwula@ky.gov



Michael Elle, P.E.
Design Standards Engineer
Minnesota Department of Transportation
Transportation Building
395 John Ireland Blvd
St. Paul, Minnesota 55155
651-366-4622
michael.elle@state.mn.us


Michelle Moser
Assistant Design Standards Engineer
Minnesota Department of Transportation
Office of Project Management and Technical Support
395 John Ireland Blvd, MS 696
St. Paul, Minnesota 55155-1800
651-366-4708
michelle.moser@state.mn.us



Ronald Effland, P.E., ACTAR, LCI
Non-Motorized Transportation Engineer
Missouri Department of Transportation
Design Division - Engineering Policy Group
105 West Capitol Avenue
P.O. Box 270
Jefferson City, Missouri 65102
417-895-7649
ronald.effland@modot.mo.gov



Mike Owen, P.E.
Roadway Design Engineer
Nebraska Department of Transportation
1400 Hwy. 2
Lincoln, Nebraska 68502
402-479-4601
mike.owen@nebraska.gov


Phil TenHulzen, P.E.
Design Standards Engineer
Nebraska Department of Transportation
1400 Hwy. 2
Lincoln, Nebraska 68502
402-479-3951
Phil.tenhulzen@nebraska.gov


Mark Osborn, P.E.
Secondary Roads Engineer
Nebraska Department of Transportation
1400 Hwy. 2
Lincoln, Nebraska 68502
402-479-4443
Mark.osborn@nebraska.gov



Hung Tang
Senior Engineer, Transportation
New Jersey Department of Transportation
Roadway Design Standards
PO Box 600
1035 Parkway Avenue
Trenton, New Jersey 08625
609-530-5635
Hung.Tang@dot.state.nj.us


Joseph Warren
Assistant Engineer, Transportation
New Jersey Department of Transportation
Structural and RR Engineering Services
PO Box 600
1035 Parkway Avenue
Trenton, New Jersey 08625
609-530-2561
Joseph.Warren@dot.state.nj.us



Neil Mastin, P.E.
Manager
Transportation Program Management - Research and Development
North Carolina Department of Transportation
104 Fayetteville Street
1549 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, North Carolina 27699-1549
919-508-1865
jmastin@ncdot.gov


D.D. "Bucky" Galloway, P.E., CPM
Field Operations Engineer
North Carolina Department of Transportation
103B Underwood Road
Fletcher, North Carolina 28732
828-650-2700
ddgalloway@ncdot.gov



Don Fisher, P.E.
Roadway Standards Engineer
Ohio Department of Transportation
Office of Roadway Engineering
1980 W. Broad Street, MailStop 1230
Columbus, Ohio 43223
614-387-2614
Don.Fisher@dot.state.oh.us


South Carolina DOT

Mark H. Anthony, P.E.
Letting Preparation Engineer
South Carolina Department of Transportation
955 Park Street
P.O. Box 191
Columbia, South Carolina 29201-3959
803-737-1379
Anthonymh@scdot.org



Bernie L. Clocksin
Standards Engineer
South Dakota Department of Transportation
Project Development Office
700 East Broadway
Pierre, South Dakota 57501
605-773-6646
Bernie.clocksin@state.sd.us



Shawn Debenham
Traffic & Safety Specialist
Utah Department of Transportation
4501 South 2700 West
PO Box 143200
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-3200
801-971-9575
sdebenham@utah.gov


Glenn Blackwelder
Operations Engineer
Utah Department of Transportation
4501 South 2700 West
PO Box 143200
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-3200
801-965-4045
gblackwelder@utah.gov


Virginia DOT

Charles W.Patterson, P.E.
Standards/Special Design Section Manager
Location and Design Division
Virginia Department of Transportation
1401 E. Broad St
Richmond, Virginia 23219
804-786-1805
Chuck.Patterson@vdot.virginia.gov



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, Wisconsin 53707-7916
608-266-2842
Erik.emerson@wi.gov



Bill Wilson, P.E.
Architecture and Highway Standards Engineer
Wyoming Department of Transportation
5300 Bishop Blvd.
Cheyenne, Wyoming 82009-3340
307-777-4216
Bill.wilson@wyo.gov