COMTO Michigan Social Media Spotlight
COMTO Michigan appreciates your support and would love to have you as part of the team! Please consider joining us as we continue to grow our knowledge, network, influence and membership! We look forward to your additions to our story. For membership information, please visit the COMTO National Membership Page.
Regine Beauboeuf, President
P.O. Box 32439
Detroit, MI 48232
COMTO Michigan Past Events
23 Days Away from the 8th Annual COMTO Scholarship and Golf Outing!
Okay golfers, time to practice with those new irons you just purchased for the Season! This year’s event will be held on Thursday, June 13 at the Fox Hills Golf and Banquet Center in Plymouth. More information on registration and sponsorship opportunities can be found on the COMTO Michigan website. We thank our Co-Chairs Kim Avery and Dee Parker for taking the lead in making this another successful COMTO event.
It is not Too Late to Be a Sponsor of at our Golf Outing!
Being a Scholarship/Golf Outing Sponsor is an excellent opportunity to showcase your organization. For more information on remaining Sponsorship Opportunities, please see the attached brochure. Sponsorship ad deadlines are May 27, 2019 to be included in the program book.
General Membership Meeting on May 14, 2019
Thank you to Ms. Jessica Moy, Executive Director of the Michigan Infrastructure Council and Mr. Tony Kratofil, P.E., Chief Operations Officer at the Michigan Department of Transportation for great presentations at our last general membership meeting and for providing much food for thought about the latest happenings in Asset Management and Transportation! Thank you to our members who attended and participated in a great conversation.
Thank you to the Youth Outreach Committee for a Great Event at the Michigan Science Center on DAPCEP STEM Day 2019!
Twenty-one COMTO Michigan Chapter Members participated in the captioned event, sponsored and led a workshop on “Transportation and You” with students in SE Michigan. 1100 Students from schools around SE Michigan were exposed to Transportation and other STEM related disciplines on that day at the Michigan Science Center. We thank Committee Chair Kay Adefoso, MDOT, for his commitment and the following COMTO MI Members for their time and commitment:
Cyrill Weems – Plante Moran Cresa, Jasmine Sisson – WSP, Ricardo Freshley – Value Engineering, Ashley Beaudrie – Rowe PSC, Deveron Sanders – Rowe PSC, Kim LeBlanc – Somat, Natiera Farrington – Somat, Helen Russell – Somat, Bianca Graves – Leading Edge Business Solutions, Shanay Cuthrell – MDOT, Jon Zaremeski – Somat, Octavia Shamaly – MDOT, James Jackson – MDOT, Sarah Binkowski – SEMCOG, Lindsay Curtis – MDOT
Get Ready for COMTO’s 48th National Meeting & Training Conference
COMTO 48th National Meeting & Training Conference planning is in full swing. Each year, COMTO hosts its National Meeting & Training Conference, one of the nation's premier multi-modal transportation industry events, attracting nearly 1,000 professionals, opinion leaders and policymakers. This year's theme Intelligent Mobility – Transforming the Future of Transportation: Automated, Integrated & Data-Driven focuses on a transportation future that accelerates toward a connected ecosystem of seamlessly integrated smart transport organization. Conference participants will be immersed in four days of education, inspiration and networking for professionals at all career levels seeking to share best practices, tools and solutions to workplace and industry challenges.
Please take note of the following important information and be sure to register today!
2019 COMTO National Meeting and Training Conference
July 12 -16, 2019
Tampa Marriott Water Street
700 South Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602
Conference Website: www.comtonational.org/conference.
COMTO Mission Statement
The mission of COMTO is to ensure a level playing field and maximum participation in the transportation industry for minority individuals, businesses and communities of color through advocacy, information sharing, training, education and professional development.
MDOT Director Paul Ajegba,
2019 Pioneer Award Winner!
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State Transportation Director Paul C. Ajegba with his 2019 Pioneer Award, the highest award from the Michigan Chapter of Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO).
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