Inter-Modal Advisory Committee

The Inter-Modal Advisory Committee is comprised of individuals representing students and their families, professional educators and school administrators, and professionals in the transportation industry. The Committee helps plan, recruit for, and supports the Kansas City Summer Transportation Institute.


Committee Members

Ron Achepohl
Director of Transportation and Environment
Mid-America Regional Council

AJ Byrd
KC District Community Liaison
Missouri Department of Transportation

Sherri Cannon
Regional Program Manager
Department of Transportation – National Highway Traffic Safety

Donnetta Cole
EEO Manager
Total Risk Management

LeRon Fields
Business Developing and Marketing
SE3 Engineering

Keila Jackson-Anderson
Counselor I
Vocational Rehabilitation

Kimberly Kirk
Parent of 2016 KCSTI Student

Scott Laurent
Director, Student Disability Services
University of Missouri-Kansas City

Brenda Smith-Keene
Special Emphasis Program Manager
Federal Aviation Administration

Carol McGinnie
KCSTI Project Coordinator
UMKC-Institute for Human Development

Monty Miller
Director of Admissions
Aviation Institute of Maintenance

Lauren Paulwell
Civil Rights Specialist
US Department of Transportation – Federal Highway Administration

Gaylord Salisbury II
Superintendent of Transportation
Kansas City Area Transportation Authority

Sharon Tagel
KCSTI Presenter
Careers in Transportation

Cindy Terwilliger
Deputy Regional Administrator
Federal Transit Administration – Region VII

Derrick Willis
Research Associate/KCSTI Project Director
UMKC-Institute for Human Development