Mountain District Committees

Mountain District Committee Chairs

Joshua E. Saak

Annual Meeting Committee

jsaak@achdidaho.org

Joey D. Paskey

Awards Committee

jpaskey@lasvegasnevada.gov

Deanna C. Haase

Communications Committee

deanna.haase@kimley-horn.com

David E. Lucas

Advertising Committee

david_lucas@tempe.gov

Christopher Eugene Sobie

Students and Young Professionals Committee

csobie@lee-eng.com

Annual Meeting Committee

Chair: Joshua Saak

Members: Lee Cabell, Skye Gentile, Michael Sanderson, Jeff Jones

The purpose of the Annual Meeting Committee is to provide guidance and support to the Local Arrangement Committees (LACs) for Mountain District annual meetings. Primary responsibilities include the following:

  • Maintain documentation and historical records related to Mountain District annual meetings;
  • Coordinate with LACs for Mountain District annual meetings;
  • Provide local LAC committee oversight;
  • Coordinate with consultants that may assist with annual meeting site and hotel selection and contract negotiations;
  • Support communication activities related to the annual meetings; and
  • Participate at Mountain District board meetings.

 

Looking to volunteer? Contact the committee chair to assist in the Annual Meeting! Notification of events are distributed in the Section newsletter, membership e-mail, and on this website. If you have any questions, please contact the committee chair.

Awards Committee

Chair: Joey Paskey

Members: Looking to volunteer? Contact the committee chair to assist in Awards for the Mountain District!

The Awards Committee is in charge of outreach of award opportunities for the Mountain District, soliciting applications and nominations, communications related to award winners, and archival of award history. Notification of awards opportunities are distributed in the Section newsletter, membership e-mail, and on this website. If you have any questions, please contact the committee chair.

Communications Committee

Chair: Deanna Haase

Members: Cara O'Donnell, Jeff Jones, Ryan Sadowski, Hall Johnson, John Penuelas, Jonathon Kruse

This committee is responsible for communications with members including surveys, email notifications, website maintenance, monthly newsletters, and social media.

If you have any questions, please contact the committee chair.

Advertising Committee

Chair: David Lucas

Members: Dillon McLain, Lisa Nguyen, Sanjay Paul and Omar Venzor

This committee is responsible for raising funds to support various district initiatives, including awards and scholarships, through sponsorships, job postings, products and services directory listings and other activities.

Notification of advertising opportunities are distributed in the Section newsletter, membership e-mail, and on this website. If you have any questions, please contact the committee chair.

Students and young Professionals Committee

Chair: Chris Sobie

Members: Danielle Scharf, Meagan Larrea, David Basset, Ellie Volosin, Shannon Ness, Jenny Grote, Anita Johari, Victoria Edington, Negar Karimi

The mission of the Student and Younger Member Committee (SYMC) is to promote the advancement of the profession by attracting and developing the most talented students into transportation professionals and fostering the close association of students and younger members with ITE professionals and more senior members.

Notification of student and young event activities and opportunities are distributed in the Section newsletter, membership e-mail, and on this website. If you have any questions, please contact the committee chair.