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
Bill Sowell
EDI | United States of America
Thomas Topolski
Parsons | United States of America

Treasurer (term 2017-2019)

Lester Yoshida
Parsons | United States of America

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 2018-2019)

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

Fernando Vilhena
Armco Staco | Brazil

Kiyoshi Watariguchi
Maeda Corporation | Japan

Directors (term 2017-2019)

3M
Dan Hickey | United States of America

Abertis
Josep Lluís Giménez | Spain

Armco Staco
Fernando Vilhena | Brazil

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
Sofia Berger | United States of America

Maeda Corporation
Kiyoshi Watariguchi | Japan

Ministry of Transport
Hathlool Al-hathlool | Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Ministry of Transport, Telecommunications and Maritime Affairs
Abdulkadir Uraloglu | Turkey

Ministry of Transport
Michael Henry | Jamaica

National Roads Authority
Paul Parchment | Cayman Islands

Opus International Consultants
Keryn Kliskey | Australia

Parsons
Lester Yoshida | United States of America

REAAA
Hermanto Dardak | Malaysia

SensysGatso
Philip Wijers | Netherlands

South African Road Federation
Saied Solomons | 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

Directors (term 2018-2020)

Arizona State University
Kamil Kaloush | United States of America

Ascendi
Jose Reves | Portugal

Argentina Road Association
Miguel Angel Salvia | Argentina

Bechtel
Chris Jennions | United Kingdom

China Road Federation
Joe Y. Chou | Taiwan

Dar Al-Handasah
Bashar Rihani | Lebanon

DBi
John LeFante | United States of America

Eberle Design Inc.
Bill Sowell | United States of America

Japan Road Contractors Association
Yoshinori Nishida | Japan

Korea Expressway Corporation
TBN | South Korea

Lindsay Transportation Solutions
Chris Sanders | United States of America

Ministry of Communications
Raul Murrieta | Mexico

Public Authority for Roads & Transportation
TBN | Kuwait

Ministry of Works, Municipalities and Urban Planning
Essam Khalaf | Bahrain

Pan Arab Consulting Engineers
Shaikha Al Arfaj | Kuwait

Parsons
Thomas Topolski | United States of America

Road & Transport Authority Dubai
Maitha bin Adai | UAE

SABER
Shaflk Nasser | UAE

Saudi Consulting Services
Tarek Al-Shawaf | Saudi Arabia

Sumitomo Mitsui Construction Co.
Akio Kasuga | Japan

Swarco
Carl McCollum | Austria

University of Central Florida
Mohammed Abdel-Aty | United States of America

University of Zagreb
Andelko Scukanec | Croatia

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

TTS Italia
Olga Landolfi | Italy

Zydex Industries
Ajay Ranka | India