Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) Meetings

The Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) serves as the governing board for the RPO. The TAC members are elected officials from each county and municipality with the Southwestern RPO region.

TAC Members

Jurisdiction

Representative

Cherokee County

CB McKinnon, Chair

Andrews

James Reid / Scott Stalcup (Alternate)

Murphy

Rick Ramsey

Clay County

Randy Nichols / Clay Logan (Alternate)

Hayesville

Harry Baughn

Graham County

Connie Orr

Fontana Dam

Rob Hardy

Lake Santeetlah

Vacant

Robbinsville

Steve Hooper / Brian Johnson (Alternate)

Jackson County

Brian McMahan

Dillsboro

Mike Fitzgerald

Forest Hills

Dr. Niall Michelsen

Sylva

Lynda Sossoman

Webster

Tracy Rodes

Macon County

Ronnie Beale

Franklin

Bob Scott

Highlands

Patrick Taylor

Swain County

Phillip Carson

Bryson City

Tom Sutton

Board of Transportation

Jack Debnam

 

 

Technical Coordinating Committee (TCC) Meetings

The Technical Coordinating Committee (TCC) is made up of county and municipal staff, who make recommendations to the TAC for the RPO. 

TCC Members 

Jurisdiction

Representative

Cherokee County

Randy Wiggins

Andrews

Bill Green

Murphy

Chad Simons

Clay County

Mark Pullium

Hayesville

Vacant

Graham County

Becky Garland

Fontana Dam

Zelerie Rogers

Lake Santeetlah

Vacant

Robbinsville

Vacant

Jackson County

Mike Poston

Dillsboro

Debbie Coffey

Forest Hills

Vacant

Sylva

Paige R. Dowling, Chair

Webster

Vacant

Macon County

Jack Morgan

Franklin

Justin Setser

Highlands

Josh Ward

Swain County

Kevin King

Bryson City

Regina Mathis

Public Transit

Kim Angel

EBCI

Manuel Maples

NCDOT Division 14

Steve Williams

NCDOT TPB

Roger Castillo