Karen Philbrick, PhD
Executive Director

Executive Director

Mineta Transportation Institute

Karen Philbrick is the executive director of the Mineta Transportation Institute (MTI) at San José State University, a position she has held since 2014.

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Stephen Arhin, Ph.D.
Director, Howard University Transportation Research Center

Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Howard University

Dr. Arhin is an Assistant Professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering at Howard University. He has 19 years of experience in all facets of traffic and transportation engineering. He is a registered Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the District of Columbia, MD, and VA, and a registered Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE).

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Srinivas Pulugurtha, Ph.D.
Director, Infrastructure, Design, Environment and Sustainability (IDEAS) Center

Associate Director, Transportation Safety & Policy (TSAP)
Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UNCC
University of North Carolina, Charlotte

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Peter Romine, PhD
Coordinator, Electrical Engineering

Navajo Technical University

Dr. Romine has a long, distinguished record of leadership, teaching, curriculum development, and research. Most recently Dr. Romine was awarded a multimillion-dollar grant from the National Science Foundation to increase the number of Native Americans completing high school, selecting STEM college majors and careers.

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