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Boards & Committees

SORTPO Technical Committee

SORTPO utilizes the technical expertise of member jurisdictions and TPB members by the establishment of a Transportation Technical Committee (TTC). This committee shall review all regional transportation planning products and processes, making recommendations to the TPB as necessary throughout the regional transportation planning process. The TTC shall hold regularly scheduled meetings in accordance to 25 O.S. §301- §314 (Open Meetings Act)

SORTPO Technical Committee Members

  • Ariel Anglin, McClain County TSET
  • Danny Britton, Western Technology Center Business Services Director
  • Elesia Church, SWODA
  • Rodger Kerr, Altus Chamber of Com, CEO & Pres.
  • Jenn Mikesell, TSET Grady County
  • Roland Mower, Clinton Economic Development
  • Joel Newberry, Burns Flat City Manager
  • Julie Sanders, Transportation Director, SWODA
  • Cole Vonfeldt, District 7 Construction Engineer
  • Basil Weatherly
  • Kim Whaley, Director Pathways to Healthy Living
  • Tom Zigler, ASCOG
  • (non-voting) Isaac Akem, FHWA Planner
  • (non-voting) Shelley Bookout, USDA
  • (non-voting) Jenna Craft, Delaware Nation, Economic Development
  • (non-voting) LMPO
  • (non-voting) July Funkhouse, TEST Caddo County
  • (non-voting) Michael Flynn, ODOT RTPO Coordinator
  • (non-voting) Allison Parks, Fit Kids Southwest Oklahoma
  • (non-voting) Ashley Slaughterback, Hobart City Manager
  • (non-voting) Jodi Smith, TEST Grady County
  • (non-voting) Wilma Tapaha, Transit Coordinator Cheyenne Arapaho Tribes


SORTPO Transportation Policy Board

The SORTPO Transportation Policy Board (TPB) provides policy advice to the RTPO. The RTPO shall allow representatives of major employers, ODOT, transit operators, port districts, and where applicable, Native American tribal interests, and member cities, towns, and counties to participate in policy making. Membership majority shall consist of non-metropolitan local officials, or their designees, and, as appropriate, additional representatives from the State, private businesses, transportation service providers, economic development practitioners, and the public in the region. The TPB hold regularly scheduled meetings in accordance to 25 O.S. §301-§314 (Open Meetings Act).

SORTPO Transportation Policy Board Members

  • Anita Archer, Citizen Beckham County
  • Brent Alquist, ODOT Division 5 Engineer
  • Ed Barry, Washita County Commisioner appointed
  • Dale Bunn, Purcell City Manager
  • Jay Earp, ODOT Division 7 Engineer
  • Debora Glasgow, SWODA, Executive Director
  • Heather Harding, Farmrail
  • Lyle Miller, Custer County Commissioner
  • Cendle Newman, Rid River Transit
  • Lyle Roggow, Duncan Area Enconomic Development Foundation, CEO
  • Shawn Freie, Canadian Valley Tech Center
  • Mike Wallace, Jackson County Commissioner
  • Tom Zigler, ASCOG CED
  • (non-voting) Isaac Akem, FHWA Planner
  • (non-voting) Laura Chaney, ODOT RTPO Division
  • (non-voting) Michael Flynn , ODOT RTPO Coordinator
  • (non-voting) Jonathan Stone, Lawton MPO Planner
  • (non-voting) BIA Southern Plains Community Planner

Policy Board Calendar and Agendas