Utah Section Committees

The Utah Section has three active committees: Annual Meeting, Communications & Advertising, and Student Outreach.

Annual Meeting Committee

Typically the annual conference committee meets every month to discuss potential topics and speakers for the ITE Utah Section Annual Conference. Please reach out to Vijay Kornala (J-U-B Engineers) at [email protected] regarding the 2021 Annual Conference.

Chair: Vijay Kornala, J-U-B Engineers


  • David Bassett, Avenue Consultants
  • Christopher Bender, Fehr & Peers
  • Natalia Brown, Fehr & Peers  
  • Bryan Chamberlain, UDOT
  • Jacob Farnsworth, Kimley-Horn
  • Bill Hereth, WFRC
  • Peter Jager, UDOT
  • Hal Johnson, UTA
  • Lisa Miller, UDOT
  • Conor Seat, Avenue Consultants
  • Eric Sweat, Kimley-Horn
  • Brent Turley, Transpo Group


Communication & Advertising Committee

This is a new committee starting this year to help the ITE Utah Section Board. As part of the OneITE initiative, the Utah Chapter of ITE will transition to a Section in 2021 and this committee will help with outreach and sponsorships, along with other functions. Please reach out to Brent Turley (TranspoGroup) at [email protected] if interested in joining the committee.

Chair: Bill Hereth, Wasatch Front Regional Council


  • Nuzhat Azra, Avenue Consultants
  • Mitchell Hadfield, Kimley-Horn


Student Outreach Committee

This committee coordinates, promotes, helps organize and/or host all activities between the Utah Section and the three student chapters in the state: University of Utah, Utah State University, and Brigham Young University.

Chair: David Bassett, Avenue Consultants


  • Kelly Ash, Horrocks Engineers
  • Austin Feula, RSG
  • Peter Jager, UDOT
  • Joe Perrin, A-Trans Engineering