Technical Committee

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The Technical Committee (TC) is a working group of transportation specialists in the Columbus Metropolitan Planning Area, and representatives of partner agencies. The TC is responsible for analyzing and reviewing projects, reports, and issues with the purpose of making recommendations to the Policy Board. The TC is advisory in nature, not a decision making body.

The Technical Committee consists of the following members:

  • Jeff Bergman, City of Columbus-Bartholomew County Planning Director
  • Dave Hayward, Columbus City Engineer and Executive Director of Public Works (Chair)
  • Danny Hollander, Bartholomew County Engineer (Vice-chair)
  • Mark Jones, Columbus Parks & Recreation Director
  • Jeff Lucas, Bartholomew County GIS Coordinator
  • Brian Payne, Columbus Regional Airport Director
  • Keith Reeves, Columbus City Utilities Director
  • Jon Rohde, Columbus Chief of Police
  • Cindy Setser, ColumBUS Transit Coordinator
  • Jim Ude, INDOT Seymour District Planner
  • Karen Wetherald, Bartholomew County School Corporation Transportation Director
  • Brian Jones, Project Manager, INDOT Office of Transit, Project Manager
  • Emmanuel Nsonwu, Economic Analyst, INDOT Office of Asset Planning and Management, Economic Analyst
  • Michelle Allen, FHWA Planner/Environmental Specialist (non-voting)
  • Susan Weber, FTA Program Specialist (non-voting)