Committee Chairs

Advisory Committee Chair
Through January 2017

Carlos Ortiz, P.E., T.E., PTOE

ADVANTEC Consulting Engineers, Inc.
1200 Roosevelt
Irvine, CA 92620

Tel: (949) 861-4999
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Career Guidance Committee Chair
Through July 27, 2018

Josh McNeill
Josh McNeill, P.E., T.E.

Michael Baker International
14725 Alton Parkway
Irvine, CA 92618

Tel: (949) 330-4186
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LAC Liaison
Through July 23, 2018

Randy McCourt

DKS Associates
720 SW Washington St, Suite 500
Portland, Oregon 97205

Tel: (503) 243-3500
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Legislative Committee Chair
Through September 1, 2019

Tom Mericle
Tom Mericle, P.E., T.E.

City of Ventura
501 Poli Street
Ventura, CA 93001

Tel: (805) 654-7774
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Membership Committee Chair
Through October 1, 2016

Joe De La Garza
Joe De La Garza, P.E.

Parsons Brinckerhoff
401 B Street, Suite 1650
San Diego, CA

Tel: (619) 338-9376
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Public Relations Chair
Through September 24, 2018

DougSmith3
Doug Smith

HDR Inc.
801 S. Grand Ave, Suite 500
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Tel: (714) 368-5635
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Student Endowment Fund Chair
Through September 1, 2019

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Kimberly Leung, P.E.

SFMTA
One South Van Ness Avenue, Seventh Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103

Tel: (415) 701-4653
Fax: (415) 701-4737
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Student Initiatives Chair
Through August 11, 2018

DanielleScharf
Danielle R. Scharf, P.E., PTOE

Sanderson Stewart
106 East Babcock St.
Bozeman, MT 59715

Tel: (406) 522-9876
Fax: (406) 922-2768
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Technical Committee Chair
Through October 26, 2017

Amit Kothari
Amit Kothari

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
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Traffic Bowl Chair
Through September 1, 2019

Ken Ackeret
Ken Ackeret

Kimley-Horn Associates, Inc.
2080 E Flamingo Rd, Ste S210
Las Vegas, NV 89119

Tel: (702) 743-3181
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Vendor Committee Chair
Through September 1, 2019

Janna McKhann
Janna McKhann

NexTech Systems
1065 Castlerock Lane
Santa Ana, CA 92705

Tel: (714) 289-8940
Fax: (714) 538-3259
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Website Manager
Through July 23, 2018

Justin Link, P.E., T.E.

Kimley-Horn
21820 Burbank Boulevard
Suite 230
Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Tel: (747) 900-8380
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Westernite Advertising Manager
Through September 1, 2019

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Robert Sweeting, T.E.

City of Thousand Oaks
2100 Thousand Oaks Boulevard
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362

Tel: (805) 449-2438
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Westernite Managing Editor
Through August 24, 2017

Joey D. Markuson
Joey Paskey

ATKINS
2270 Corporate Circle Suite 100
Henderson, NV, 89074

Tel: (747) 900-8380
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List of Previous Committee Chairs