Agencies, Boards and Commissions

Transportation, Texas Department of (TxDOT)*

5 Members - Term: 6 Years

General Information

Agency #: 601 Dewitt C. Greer State Highway Building125 East 11th StreetAustin, TX 78701-2483

Members

Office Office Holder Hometown / Term Ends
Chair J. Bruce Bugg, Jr. San Antonio, 02-01-2021
Commissioner(s) Jeff Austin III Tyler, 02-01-2019
Tryon D. Lewis Odessa, 02-01-2021
Laura Ryan Cypress, 02-01-2023
Victor Vandergriff Arlington, 02-01-2019

Staff

Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Executive Director James M. Bass (512) 305-9501 / (512) 305-9567
Deputy Executive Director Marc D. Williams, P.E. (512) 305-9504 / (512) 463-0283
Chief Engineer Bill Hale, P.E. (512) 305-9505 / (512) 463-0283
Chief of Staff Jesus "Chuy" Gonzalez (512) 305-9502 / (512) 463-0283
Chief Administrative Officer Rich McMonagle (512) 305-9518 / (512) 463-0283
Chief Financial Officer Brian D. Ragland, CPA (512) 305-9507 / (512) 463-0283
Director, Strategy and Innovation Darran T. Anderson (512) 305-9508 / (512) 463-0283
Director, Government Affairs Division Jerry Haddican (512) 463-1620 / (512) 463-9389
Director, Communication & Customer Service Bob Kaufman (512) 305-9503 / (512) 463-0283
Chief Audit & Compliance Officer Benito Ybarra (512) 463-8637 / (512) 463-8593
Director, Aviation Division David S. Fulton (512) 416-4502 / (512) 416-4510
Director, Bridge Division Gregg Freeby, P.E. (512) 416-2183 / (512) 416-3144
Director, Construction Division Tracy Cain, P.E. (512) 416-2559 / (512) 416-2539
Project Finance, Debt and Strategic Contracts Ben Asher (512) 463-8611 / (512) 463-0283
Director, Design Division Rene Garcia, P.E. (512) 416-2653 / (512) 416-2599
Director, Environmental Affairs Division Carlos Swonke (512) 416-3001 / (512) 416-2746
Director, Federal Affairs Andrea Lofye (512) 463-1620 / (512) 463-9389
Director, Financial Management Stephen Stewart (512) 486-5555 / (512) 416-2085
Director, Fleet Operations Division Dalton Pratt (817) 370-3681
Director, Maritime Dan Harmon (713) 802-5157
Director, Human Resources Division David McMillan (512) 486-5304 / (512) 486-5321
Director, Contract Services Kenneth Stewart (512) 416-4620
Director, Maintenance Division C. Michael Lee (512) 416-3034 / (512) 416-2914
Director, Compliance and Ethics Kristin Alexander (512) 465-3602
Director, Occupational Safety Division Samuel Salazar (512) 416-3385 / (512) 416-3420
Director, Professional Engineering Procurement Services Division Martin Rodin (512) 416-2037
Director, Public Involvement Jefferson Grimes (512) 475-3097
Director, State Legislative Affairs Trent Thomas (512) 463-6086 / (512) 463-9389
Director, Civil Rights Michael Bryant (512) 416-4700 / (512) 416-4711
Director, General Counsel Jeff Graham (512) 463-8630 / (512) 475-3070
Director, Public Transportation Division Eric Gleason (512) 374-5233 / (512) 374-5244
Director, Rail Division Peter Espy (512) 486-5230 / (512) 374-5244
Interim Director, Research and Technology Implementation Division Rocio Perez (512) 416-4730 / (512) 475-7486
Director, Right of Way Division Gus Cannon (512) 416-2918 / (512) 416-2904
Director, Support Services Division Andrew Chavez (806) 748-4576
Director, Toll Operations Richard Nelson (512) 936-0903 / (512) 936-0970
Director, Traffic Operations Division Michael Chacon (512) 416-3200 / (512) 416-3214
Director, Trans. Planning and Program Div. Peter Smith (512) 486-5003 / (512) 486-5007
Director, Travel Information Division Joan Henderson (512) 486-5900 / (512) 486-5909

Notes

District Engineers:

Abilene District
Stanley Swiatek, P.E.
4250 N. Clack St.
Abilene, TX 79601-9241
325/676-6800

Amarillo District
Brian Crawford, P.E.
5715 Canyon Dr.
Amarillo, TX 79110
806/356-3200

Atlanta District
Glenn Green
701 E. Main St.
Atlanta, TX 75551-2418
903/796-2851

Austin District
Terry McCoy, P.E.
7901 N. I-35
Austin, TX 78753
512/832-7000

Beaumont District
Tucker Ferguson, P.E.
8350 Eastex Freeway
Beaumont, TX 77708-1701
409/892-7311

Brownwood District
Elias Rmeili, P.E.
2495 Hwy. 183 North
Brownwood, TX 76802
325/646-2591

Bryan District
Lance W. Simmons, P.E.
2591 North Earl Rudder Freeway
Bryan, TX 77803-5190
979/778-2165

Childress District
Marty Smith, P.E.
7599 U.S. Hwy. 287
Childress, TX 79201-9705
940/937-2571

Corpus Christi District
Chris Caron, P.E.
1701 S. Padre Island Dr.
Corpus Christi, TX 78416
361/808-2300

Dallas District
Kelly Selman, P.E.
4777 E. Hwy. 80
Mesquite, TX 75150-6643
214/320-6100

El Paso District
Bob Bielek
13301 Gateway Blvd. W.
El Paso, TX 79928-5410
915/790-4200

Fort Worth District
Loyl Bussell, P.E., Interim
2501 Southwest Loop 820
Fort Worth, TX 76133-2300
817/370-6500

Houston District
Quincy Allen, P.E.
7600 Washington Ave.
Houston, TX 77007
713/802-5000

Laredo District
Pedro Alvarez, P.E.
1817 Bob Bullock Loop
Laredo, TX 78043
956/712-7400

Lubbock District
Steve Warren, P.E.
135 Slaton Road
Lubbock, TX 79404-5201
806/745-4411

Lufkin District
Cheryl Flood, P.E.
1805 N. Timberland Drive
Lufkin, TX 75901
936/634-4433

Odessa District
John R. Speed, P.E.
3901 E. Highway 80
Odessa, TX 79761
432/498-4711

Paris District
Noel Paramanantham, P.E.
1365 N. Main St.
Paris, TX 75460-2697
903/737-9300

Pharr District
Toribio Garza Jr., P.E.
600 West U.S. 83 Exp.
Pharr, TX 78577
956/702-6100

San Angelo District
Mark Jones, P.E.
4502 Knickerbocker Rd.
San Angelo, TX 76904
325/944-1501

San Antonio District
Mario Jorge, P.E.
4615 North West Loop 410
San Antonio, TX 78229
210/615-5802

Tyler District
Dennis R. Cooley, P.E.
2709 West Front St.
Tyler, TX 75702
903/510-9100

Waco District
Randy Hopmann, P.E., (interim)
100 South Loop Drive
Waco, TX 76703
254/867-2700

Wichita Falls District
Larry Tegtmeyer, P.E.
1601 Southwest Parkway
Wichita Falls, TX 76302-4906
940/720-7700

Yoakum District
Paul Reitz, P.E.
403 Huck St.
Yoakum, TX 77995-2804
361/293-4300
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The Texas Transportation Commission governs the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and is responsible for policymaking regarding the stateís highway system, developing a statewide transportation plan, assisting the development of public transportation and adopting rules for TxDOTís operation.

* Subject to the Texas Sunset Act; will be reviewed in 2029.