RTAC Membership

The ARTAC consists of thirty (30) members. Current membership is listed below.

ENGINEER REPRESENTATIVES (11)

  • Aitkin County:  John Welle, County Highway Engineer
  • Carlton County:  JinYeene Neumann, County Highway Engineer
  • Cook County:  David Betts, County Highway Engineer
  • Itasca County:  Karin Grandia, County Highway Engineer
  • Koochiching County:  Joe Sutherland, County Highway Engineer
  • Lake County:  Krysten Foster, County Highway Engineer
  • Pine County:  Mark LeBrun, County Highway Engineer
  • St. Louis County:  Jim Foldesi, County Highway Engineer
  • City of Duluth:  Cindy Voigt, City Engineer
  • At-Large Cities (2)
    • Matt Wegwerth, Grand Rapids City Engineer
    • Jesse Story, Hibbing City Engineer

ELECTED OFFICIALS REPRESENTATIVES (6)

  • Tribal Elected Official:  Bill Whiteman, Bois Forte Band
  • Township Elected Official:  Gary Johnson, Blackberry Township
  • County Elected Officials (4)
    • Ginny Storlie, Cook County Commissioner
    • Terry Snyder, Itasca County Commissioner
    • Derrick Goutermont, Lake County Commissioner
    • Keith Nelson, St. Louis County Commissioner

MODES/AREAS OF INTEREST REPRESENTATIVES (5)

  • Pedestrians and Bicycles:  Vacant
  • Transit:  Jake Larson, Arrowhead Transit
  • Ports:  Jim Sharrow, Duluth Seaway Port Authority
  • Rail:  Robert Manzoline, St. Louis and Lake Counties Regional Railroad Authority
  • Economic Development:  Bill Bennett, LHB Engineers and Architects

AGENCY REPRESENTATIVES (8)

  • Aitkin-Itasca-Koochiching Community Health Board:  Maggie Rothstein, A-I-K CHB
  • Carlton-Cook-Lake-St. Louis Community Health Board:  Louise Anderson, C-C-L-S CHB
  • USDA Forest Service:  Jeff Rypka, Superior National Forest
  • Minnesota Department of Natural Resources:  Richard Dunkley, MnDNR
  • Duluth-Superior Metropolitan Interstate Council:  David Bolf, Hermantown City Engineer
  • MnDOT Planning:  Bryan Anderson, District One Planning Director
  • MnDOT State-Aid:  John McDonald, District One State-Aid Engineer
  • MnDOT Transit:  Don Mohawk, District One Transit Manager