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Committees

2014-2016 STANDING COMMITTEES

  

Bylaws Ad Hoc Committee*

Ensures that the bylaws reflect the current structure, standards of practice, and operations of the association, and that the bylaws are contemporary and relevant to members. In addition, the bylaws committee ensures the Board that COMTO policies and procedures and the bylaws do not conflict, that the COMTO policies and procedures meet the needs of the association and, additionally, that policies and procedures are written and/or revised as necessary.


  

Conference Program Planning Committee

Responsible for developing the workshops and forums for COMTO’s National Meeting and Training Conference. This entails reviewing and evaluating abstracts/Call for Papers submitted in order to ensure that the workshops and forums meet the educational needs of COMTO’s members.

  

Chair

Renee Edwards

 

Co-Chair

Tonya Saxon

 

Members

Tanya Adams

Lynn Bailey

Joseph Erves

Ken Middleton

Daniel Persall


 

Corporate Advisory Council**

Generates industry support for COMTO in carrying out its mission and programs as well as increasing corporate memberships in COMTO.

 

Chair

Helen McSwain

 

Members

Tonya Adams

Tracey Bessellieu

Winsome Bowen

Debra Carter

Gary Coles

Timothy Harrison

Adelee LeGrand

Karen Toliver


  

Emerging Leaders Committee

 

Chair

Dr. Kendra Taylor

 

Members

Stephen Anderson

India Birdson

Ryan Daniels

Aaron Davis

Aisha Eccelston

Dawn Heavans

Adelee LeGrand

Michelle Raye

Richard Rauceo

Martine Smith

David Sorrell

Cyrill Weems


  

Fundraising Committee*

Oversees development and implementation of the Fundraising Plan; identifies and solicits funds from external sources of support, while working with the Board of Directors and President/CEO.


  

HUB Sub-Committee**

Assist COMTO with developing and maintaining a comprehensive and energetic program to promote the use of HUB vendors throughout the procurement process.

 

Chair

Terrence Hicks

 

Members

Marcela Alcantar

Natasha Cobb

Kunjan Dayal

Gisela Ghani

Charnelle Hicks

Yvette Janniere-Houlder

Devonne Jackson

Robert Lancaster

Walter Livingston III

Lloyd Lovell

Ken Middleton

Myneca Ojo

Timothy Porter

Ferdinand Risco Jr.

Deborah Thompson

Kim Williams


  

Industry Awards Sub-Committee

Administers the Industry Awards according to policies established by the Board of Directors; responsible for promotion of the industry awards and selection of recipients.

 

Chair

Adrienne Barnes

 

Members

Ida Blaylock

Aida Douglas

Fran Hooper

Adelee LeGrand

Frank Olesby

Melissa Rolle-Scott

Darryl Wade


  

Legislative Advisory Council

Recommends policy based upon legislative policy priorities that have been approved by the COMTO Board of Directors. To that end, the COMTO legislative advisory council promotes policies and programs that advance the organization, as well as the mission, vision, and strategic plan.

 

Chair

Karen Campblin

 

Co-Chair

Renee Banks

 

Members

Marcela Alcantar

Rhonda Briggins-Ridley

Roberts Brooks

Sandra F. Dobson

Matthew Eharakan

Freddie Fuller II

Beverly Greene

Semia Hackett

Devonne Jackson

Raymond Melleady

Lou Miller

RA Plummer

Timothy Porter

Robert Smith

Kimberly Williams


 

Membership Committee

Responsible for generating ideas as to the recruitment of members. Also responsible for the development of programs designed to attract additional members and the modification of existing membership eligibility criteria, subject to the review and approval of the Board of Directors.

 

Chair

Nilda Rivera-Frazier

 

Members

Tremica Cherry

Mary Ann Collier

Windy Dorn

Lisa Grant

Russell Hughes

Lolalisa King

Mike Rice

Terri Smith

Kendra Taylor

Martini “Teresa” White

Emille Williams


  

National Scholars Committee

Responsible for cultivating scholarship opportunities for high school graduates and college students. Also responsible for educating members on the scholarship application process, as well as the marketing and promotion of scholarships via the COMTO website, local chapters/media, colleges/universities/high schools and word-of-mouth advertisement. Responsible for developing a program in order to provide youth with meaningful exposure to the transportation industry and its professionals.

 

Chair

Tracey Bessellieu

 

Co-Chair

Raynard Hughes

 

Members

Kim Avery

Colean Bembry

Charles Cave

Martha Alongi

Celeste Chavis

Beverly Cole

Forrestine Coombs

Barbara Gannon

Sheila Jordan

Roma J. McKenzie-Campbell

Helen McSwain

Sharmila Mukherjee

Melissa Rolle-Scott

Paralee Shivers

Roosevelt Stripling

Deborah Underwood

James Warren

Cara M. Williams


  

Strategic Planning Committee

Develop, maintain, and refresh the strategic plan to align with the mission, vision, and goals of COMTO and to ensure that the COMTO strategic plan appropriately guides the organization to achieve the strategic direction desired.

 

Chair

Adelee LeGrand

 

Members

Lorainne Kelly-Cargill

Sandra F. Dobson

Windy Dorn

Freddie Fuller II

Barbara Gannon

Meshelle Howard

Dianne Mendoza

Emille Williams


 

Women Who Move the Nation Committee*


 

If you are interested in joining a Committee, please complete the Committee Membership Application and submit it to national@comto.org.

 


* Members must be appointed to these Committees by the National Chair or President/CEO.

** Restricted to members who receive seats on these committees as a membership benefit.

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