Officers

Chairman (term 2017-2019)

Abdullah A. Al-Mogbel
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 

Vice Chairmen (term 2017-2019)

Jeffrey R. Reed
Valley Slurry Seal Company | United States of America

T. Peter Ruane
ARTBA  | United States of America

Thomas Topolski
Turner & Townsend | United States of America

Treasurer (term 2017-2019)

Lester Yoshida
Parsons | Canada

President & CEO and Secretary

C. Patrick Sankey
International Road Federation

Past Chairman

Brian Stearman
Parsons | United States of America

IREF Chairman

Essam Radwan
University of Central Florida | United States of America

Elected Directors to Serve on the Executive Committee (term 2017-2018)

Tarek Al-Shawaf
Saudi Consulting Services | Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dan Hickey
3M | United States of America

Robert Jaffe
Consystec | United States of America

Chris Sanders
Lindsay Transportation Solutions | United States of America

Omar Smadi
Iowa State University | United States of America

Dr. William Sowell
EDI | United States of America

Fernando Vilhena
Armco Staco | Brazil

Kiyoshi Watariguchi
Maeda Corporation | Japan

Directors (term 2016-2018)

Arizona State University
Kamil Kaloush | United States of America

Argentina Road Association
Miguel Angel Salvia | Argentina

China Road Federation
Joe Y. Chou | Chinese Taipei

Consystec
Robert Jaffe | United States of America

Dar Al-Handasah
Bashar Rihani | Lebanon

DBi
John LeFante | United States of America

Eberle Design Inc.
Dr. William Sowell | United States of America

Iowa State University
Omar Smadi | United States of America

Japan Road Contractors Association
Shuhei Masunaga | Japan

Korea Expressway Corp.
TBN | South Korea

Lindsay Transportation Solutions
Chris Sanders | United States of America

Ministry of Communications
Raul Murrieta | Mexico

Ministry of Public Works
Jose Miguel Ortega | Chile

Ministry of Public Works
Abdullah Al-Hassan | Kuwait

Ministry of Works
Essam Khalaf | Bahrain

Saudi Binladin Group
Bakr Binladin | Saudi Arabia

Saudi Consulting Services
Tarek Al-Shawaf | Saudi Arabia

Sumitomo Mitsui Construction Co.
Akio Kasuga | Japan

Swarco
Carl McCollum | Austria

Traffic-Tech
Husam Musharbash | Qatar

University of Central Florida
Essam Radwan | United States

Troxler Electronic Laboratories, Inc.
William F. Troxler, Jr. | United States of America

Xerox
Richard Harris | United Kingdom

Zydex Industries
Ajay Ranka | India

Directors (term 2017-2019)

3M
Dan Hickey | United States of America

Abertis
Josep Lluís Giménez | Spain

Armco Staco
Fernando Vilhena | Brazil

ARTBA
Pete Ruane | United States of America

Avery Dennison
Patricia Calle | Colombia

Consulpav
George Way | United States of America

ConSysTec
Robert Jaffe | United States of America

Glassbeads SA
Mariano Barone | Argentina

Horizon Signal Technologies
David Krahulec | United States of America

Iowa State University
Omar Smadi | United States of America

LanammeUCR
Luis Loria | Costa Rica

Louis Berger
Thomas Topolski | United States of America

Maeda Corporation
Kiyoshi Watariguchi | Japan

Ministry of Transport (formerly)
Abdullah Al-Mogbel | Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Ministry of Transport, Telecommunications and Maritime Affairs
Ismail Kartal | Turkey

Ministry of Transport
Michael Henry | Jamaica

National Roads Authority
Paul Parchment | Cayman Islands

Opus International Consultants
Keryn Kliskey | Australia

Parsons
Lester Yoshida | Canada

REAAA
Hermanto Dardak | Malaysia

SensysGatso
Philip Wijers | Netherlands

South African Road Federation
Neil Tolmie | South Africa

Transpo Industries
Michael Stenko | United States of America

Trinity Highway Products
Gregg Mitchell | United States of America

University of Nebraska
Ronald Faller | United States of America

Valley Slurry Seal Co.
Jeffrey Reed | United States of America