§334.065, Florida Statutes – Center for Urban Transportation Research

  1. There is established at the University of South Florida the Florida Center for Urban Transportation Research
  2. The center shall be a continuing resource for the Legislature, the Department of Transportation, local governments, the nation’s metropolitan regions, and the private sector in the area of urban transportation research
  3. An advisory board shall be created to periodically and objectively review and advise the center concerning its research program

CUTR Advisory Board Materials

The agendas and meeting materials are located here.

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2019

Photo of Lisa Bacot
Lisa Bacot CUTR Advisory Board Member, Ex Officio Executive Director, Florida Public Transportation Association
Photo of Kimberlee B. DeBosier
Kimberlee B. DeBosier CUTR Advisory Board Member Director, Project Excellence, WGI Inc
Photo of Jean Duncan, P.E.
Jean Duncan, P.E. CUTR Advisory Board Member Administrator of Infrastructure and Mobility
Photo of Dane Eagle
Dane Eagle CUTR Advisory Board Member Executive Director, Florida Department of Economic Development
Photo of Sonny Holtzman
Sonny Holtzman CUTR Advisory Board Member Principal, The Holtzman Group
Photo of Ram Kancharla
Ram Kancharla CUTR Advisory Board Member V.P. of Planning and Development, Port Tampa Bay
Photo of Ysela Llort
Ysela Llort CUTR Advisory Board Chair Principal, Renaissance Planning Group
Photo of Jon Martz
Jon Martz CUTR Advisory Board Vice Chair Director of Government and Public Affairs, Enterprise Holdings
Photo of Cissy Proctor
Cissy Proctor CUTR Advisory Board Member Executive Director, Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Phone: (850) 245-7105
Photo of Teresa Sarnoff
Teresa Sarnoff CUTR Advisory Board Member Florida Transportation Commission
Photo of Kevin Thibault, P.E.
Kevin Thibault, P.E. CUTR Advisory Board Member Secretary, Florida Department of Transportation
Photo of Noah Valenstein
Noah Valenstein CUTR Advisory Board Member Secretary, Department of Environmental Protection
Photo of Joseph Waggoner
Joseph Waggoner CUTR Advisory Board Member Executive Director, Tampa-Hillsborough County Expressway Authority
Photo of Thornton J. Williams
Thornton J. Williams CUTR Advisory Board Member Managing Partner, Williams Law Group, P.A.
Photo of Ralph Yoder
Ralph Yoder CUTR Advisory Board Member, Ex Officio Florida Transportation CommissionExecutive Director

Current Advisory Board Members at the 2019 Transportation Achievement Awards

First Last Title Agency
Jose Abreu Secretary Florida Department of Transportation
Danny Alvarez Miami-Dade Transit
Thomas F. Barry Jr Secretary Florida Department of Transportation
John H. Beck Beck Barrios & Malaney
Michael Blaylock Jacksonville Transportation Authority
Jim Boxold Secretary Florida Department of Transportation
Roosevelt Bradley Miami-Dade Transit
Carol Browner Secretary Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Colleen Castille Secretary Florida Department of Community Affairs; Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Thaddeus Cohen Secretary Florida Department of Community Affairs
Chester Colby Miami-Dade Transit
Don Crane Floridians for Better Transportation
Mike Dew Secretary Florida Department of Transportation
Ann Fandozzi vRide, Inc.
John Forney Raymond James & Associates Inc./United Insurance Holdings Company
Katherine Frazier Florida Transportation Commission
James T. Hargrett Senator
T. Wallace Hawkes III URS Corporation
James Holton Florida Transportation Commission
Arthur Kennedy Florida Transportation Commission/Floridians for Better Transportation
David Kerr Florida Transportation Commission
Stephanie Kopelousos Secretary Florida Department of Transportation
Ken Lawson Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Norman Mansour Commercial Real Estate
Maracos Marchena Florida Transportation Commission
William H. McDaniel URS Corporation
Darrick McGhee Interim Executive Director Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Gerhard Meisels Provost University of South Florida
James Murley Secretary Florida Department of Community Affairs
Bob O’Malley Vice President for Government Affairs Brightline Trains
Jesse Panuccio Executive Director Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Thomas Pelham Secretary Florida Department of Community Affairs
Ananth Prasad Secretary Florida Department of Transportation
Cissy Proctor Executive Director Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Manuel Rose Florida Transportation Commission
William Sadowski Secretary Florida Department of Community Affairs
Jim Sebesta Senator Florida Transportation Commission
Steve Seibert Secretary Florida Department of Community Affairs
Linda Loomis Shelley Secretary Florida Department of Community Affairs
William V. Sheppard LPA Group
Robert E. Skinner Jr. Transportation Research Board
Michael Sole Secretary Florida Department of Environmental Protection
David Stamps Provost University of South Florida
Jon Steverson Secretary Florida Department of Environmental Protection
David B. Struhs Secretary Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Denver Stutler Secretary Florida Department of Transportation
Thomas Tighe Provost University of South Florida
Herschel T. Vinyard Secretary Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Ben Watts Secretary Florida Department of Transportation
Virginia Wetherell Secretary Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Jack Wilson The Wilson Company