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Warren Michelsen
Warren Michelsen is the membership chair for the Met Section. He is the Department Manager for Traffic Engineering / Transportation Planning at SIMCO Engineering.
Adam Allen
Adam Allen, PE, PTOE, TSOS, IMSA II currently chairs the NJ Traffic Signal Consortium Committee. He is the 2013 Met Section Past President and a LeadershipITE alumni. He is Principal Associate at Maser Consulting P.A.
Andy Kaplan
Andy Kaplan is a Leadership ITE Alumn, and active with the ITE Transportation Safety Council and ITE Advocacy Committee. Andy is the Assistant Manager at Agency Operations Center, PANYNJ.
Hassan Hashmi
Hassan Hashmi is the current Met Section co-chair for Young Members committee . He is a Traffic Engineer at SIMCO Engineering, P.C.
Jeevanjot Singh
Jeevanjot Singh, PMP co-chairs the Government Agency Committee. She is the Program & Contract Manager for the Intelligent Transportation Systems – Resource Center at NJDOT. She is involved with Connected Vehicles, Smarter Work Zones Initiatives (EDC-3), SHRP2 L01/06 and other Arterial initiatives.
Mike Salatti
Michael Salatti, PE PTOE has been the Met Section Administrator since he stewarded its incorporation in 2008. He is a 35 year veteran at GPI serving as its Director of Transportation Services.
Marvin Gersten
Marvin Gersten is a former Principal Project Manager at Parsons Brinckerhoff. He is currently the Chairman of the Met Section’s Dr. Louis J. Pignataro Memorial Transportation Engineering Education Award.
Michael Collins
Michael Collins is the current Met Section Webmaster. Working at GPI he specializes in application development, GIS-based web solutions, and simulation modeling.
Tra Vu
Tra Vu, PhD, PE is a member of the Met Section Executive Board. She is the Technical Director of simulation modeling and visualization at GPI.
Shawn Tang
Shawn Tang, PE, PTOE, PTP is a current Met Section Webmaster. He is a Senior Traffic Engineer at GPI.
Douglas Das
Douglas Das currently co-chairs the Younger Members Committee. He is a traffic and highway engineer with the New York State Department of Transportation.
Anthony Mariani
Anthony Mariani co-chairs the Student Outreach Committee for the Met Section. He is an engineer on the Traffic Engineering & ITS team at Maser Consulting.
Lu Ding
Lu Ding, PE, PTOE is a member of the Met Section Executive Board and is a Senior Transportation Engineer at the New Jersey Sports & Exposition Authority.
Alfred Yeung
Alfred Yeung, PE serves as the co-chair of the Professional Development committee and is an engineer at VHB with experience in site redevelopment and transportation improvement projects.
Joseph Wilbur
Joseph Wilbur, EIT, is the liaison to the Rutgers student chapter of ITE. He is a traffic engineer at SIMCO Engineering.
John Biront
John Biront, P.E., PTOE is Met Section Past President for 2014. He is a Traffic Engineer at the New Jersey Turnpike Authority.
Brad Miller
Brad Miller, PE, PTOE co-chairs the Mentorship Committee and specializes in ITS and Traffic Engineering at Michael Baker International.
Marvin Souza
Marvin Souza P.E. currently co-chairs the ITE Met Section Long Island arrangements and holds the position of Associate Project Manager at NYCDOT.
Steven Eisenberg
Steven Eisenberg, P.E. serves on the ITE Met Section Executive Board. He is an Associate and Senior Traffic Engineer at L.K. McLean Associates, P.C.
Amir Rizavi
Amir Rizavi, PE, ENV SP is a member of the Met Section Executive Board. He also serves as the Vice Chair of ITE’s Transportation Consultants Council. He is the Director of Transportation Systems for VHB’s NYC office.
Paul Eng-Wong
Paul Eng-Wong is a past section, district, and international leader. He currently serves as the Chair of the Met Section’s Mentoring Committee and on the Executive Board of ITE’s Transportation Consultants Council.

Past Presidents

Metropolitan Section of New York & New Jersey

First Name Last Name Company Date
Adam Allen Maser Consulting 2013
Grace Van Kirk Sam Schwartz 2012
Bill McMenamin Greenman-Pedersen, Inc. 2011
Ray DiBaise LKMA 2010
Gordon Meth The RBA Group 2009
Edward Bolden Wilbur Smith Associates 2008
Armando Lepore PANY&NJ 2007
Lawrence Lennon Parsons Brinkerhoff 2006
Joseph Orth Rutgers University 2005
Michael Salatti Greenman-Pedersen, Inc. 2004
Anand Paluri Louis Berger Group 2003
Louis J. Luglio Vollmer Associates 2002
Robert Brakman Sverdrup and Parcel, Inc 2001
Lynn A. LaMunyon Schoor DePalma Inc. 2000
Andrew Saracena Port Authority of NY & NJ 1999
Mark Kulewicz AAA New York 1998
Joseph G. Pecora Nassau County DPW 1997
Michael Marsico Palisades Transportation & Traffic Engineering 1996
Michael O'Rourke Eng-Wong, Taub & Assoc 1995
Frank D. Dobiszewski Union County, NJ 1994
Ernest Anthanailos NYCDOT Bureau of Traffic Operations 1993
Thomas Soyk City of White Plains 1992
Linda Mosch 1991
Walter Dunn Dunn Engineering, P.C. 1990
Paul Carris Port Authority of NY & NJ 1989
Walter Colvin Port Authority of NY & NJ 1988
Paul Eng-Wong Eng-Wong, Taub & Associates 1987
Richard W. King Edwards and Kelcey, Inc. 1986
Bernie Adler City of White Plains 1985
Marsha D. Anderson 1984
Jack Artale Travers Associates 1983
Clarence Nelson NYCDOT 1982
Ivor Wisepart Computran Systems Corp. 1981
Stan Zucker Port Authority of NY & NJ 1980
John Christ Union County, NJ 1979
Walter H. Kraft PB Farradyne, Inc. 1978
Arthur Jazwinski NYC Dept of Traffic 1977
H. Nathan Yagoda Computran Systems Corp. 1976
Leon Goodman Port Authority of NY & NJ 1975
Henry Ney Schoor DePalma, Inc. 1974
Edward Wardell Port Authority of NY & NJ 1972 - 1973
Edward Bonelli NYCDOT 1971
David W. Gwynn NJ Dept of Transportation 1970
Paul Streb Nassau County, NY 1969
Alan Gonseth Port Authority of NY & NJ 1968
Samuel Hochstein NYC Dept of Traffic 1967
Eugene Lessieu Port Authority of NY & NJ 1966
Arthur Freed Westchester County, NY 1965
John Kaiser NYCDOT 1964
Robert Nolan NJ Dept of Transportation 1963
George R. Roy Port Authority of NY and NJ 1962
Ernie Boulding Bergen County, NJ 1961
Warren Travers Travers Associates 1960
Arnold Fisch NYS Thruway Authority 1959
H. Jack Leonard Edwards & Kelcey 1958
Warren Quimby Port of New York Authority 1957
Herbert J. Klar NJ Law and Public Safety 1956
Nathan Avins NYCDOT 1955
Richard I. Strickland Port of New York Authority 1954
Edward L. Cyr City of Newark 1952
Lou Bender Port of New York Authority 1950
Edward G. Wetzel Port of New York Authority 1949 - 1951
Virdon C. Rittgers 1948
Henry K. Evans 1947