Advisory Committee

The Highway Research Center's Advisory Committee guides strategic plans and center policies and is appointed by the Dean of Engineering. The current Advisory Committee is:

  • Mrs. Lyndi Blackburn (Chair), Assistant Materials and Tests Bureau Chief-Administrative/Special Projects, ALDOT
  • Mr. John R. Cooper (Ex-officio Member), Transportation Director, ALDOT
  • Mr. William Adams, State Design Engineer, ALDOT
  • Ms. Michelle Owens, State Research and Development Engineer, ALDOT
  • Mr. Guy O'Connor, Senior Vice President-Operations Administrator, Volkert & Associates, Inc.
  • Mr. Rick Phillips, Director-Technical Services, Southern and Gulf Coast Division, Vulcan Materials Company
  • Mr. Patrick Dunson, City Engineer, City of Montgomery
  • Mr. Richie Beyer, County Engineer, Elmore County
  • Mr. Mike Terrell, Senior Vice President-Operations, Scott Bridge Co., Inc.
  • Mr. Mel Monk, Executive Director, Alabama Asphalt Pavement Association
  • Mr. Joe Kelley, Manager of Quality Control & Technical Services, Sherman Industries, Inc.
  • Dr. Brian Anderson, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Auburn University
  • Dr. Anton Schindler, HRC Director and Professor, Highway Research Center, Auburn University
Last Updated: May 03, 2017