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Brandon Tessier

Engine Hill

Providence, RI

Tel: 401/965-8135

Brandon Tessier is the President of Engine Hill, a transportation sales and marketing consulting firm focused on bringing emerging technologies to the industry. He has worked within the Intelligent Transportation Systems space for the past decade and has served as the President of NEITS since 2019. His free time is spent exploring the mountains of New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont.


Vice President

Derek Young, PE

Arcadis-IBI Group

Tel: 508/740-3873

Derek is a Project Manager at Arcadis-IBI Group specializing in emerging infrastructure. He is eager to see where the ITS field is headed and happy to be part of it as the field grows. During his free time, you can see him out on the tennis courts or finding the next best restaurant.



Sushma Srinivas, PhD


1 Federal St

Boston, MA 02110

Tel: 857/409-3890

Sushma is a ITS/Traffic Engineer at AECOM. Sushma holds a Doctoral Degree in ITS and is excited about the field and its immense potential to impact lives and mobility. During her free time, she likes hiking the beautiful trails New England has to offer.


Roy Kirwa


Gloucester, MA

Tel: 978/818-0960

Roy Kirwa is an Asset Management Engineer at MassDOT focusing on transportation infrastructure modernization and resiliency. With an interest in the impacts ITS technology can have on making all modes of transportation more efficient for future users. In his free time, he enjoys playing volleyball and spending his summers at the beach down in his hometown Gloucester, MA.

Student Representative

Bisrat Yismashewa

Tufts University

Somerville, MA

Bisrat Yismashewa is a rising junior at Tufts University majoring in Civil Engineering and minoring in Architectural studies. Currently, he is interning at VHB as rotational intern within their civil, structural, permitting, surveying, and landscape architecture departments., to gain experience and understanding of which department interests him the most. He is excited to learn more and also promote transportation through smart and intelligent systems. In his free time Brisrat likes to go out to explore museums, and parks with his peers. 

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Board of Directors

David F. Markt (Board Chair)


100 High Street, 4th Floor

Boston, MA 02110

Tel: 781/248-0696

Chester "Ozzy" Osborne (State Rep-MA)


Director of TSMO

Tel: 617/719-5477

Colby Fortier-Brown (State Rep - ME)

Susan Klasen (State Rep - NH)


TSMO Bureau Administrator

110 Smokey Bear Blvd

Concord, NH 03301

Tel: 603/271-6862

Russell Holt, P.E. (State Rep - RI)


Tel: 401/222-2694 x4046

Ryan Knapp (State Rep- VT)


Tel: 802-498-8109

Anthony Colangelo (State Rep - CT)

Bureau of Highway Operations – Advanced Traffic Management Systems (ATMS)
Transportation Supervising Engineer

Jay Jackson (Transit Rep 1)

EIT Transit Signal Priority Coordinator

Zachary Agush (Transit Rep 2)


Principal Planner for Capital Development

705 Elmwood Avenue

Providence, RI 02907 

Tel: 401/784-9500 x1205

Chengbo Ai (Academic 1)


College of Engineering

142A Marston Hall

Amherst, MA 01003

Tel: 413/ 577-1273,edu

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Kyle Kwiatkowski (Academic 2)

University of New Hampshire

33 Academic Way

Kingsbury Hall Room W183A

Durham, NH 03824

Tel: 603/862-1428

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Christopher Hunter (Academic 3)


132 Fairgrounds Road

West Kingston, RI 02892

Tel: 401/874-2818

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Carol Schweiger (At-Large 1)

Schweiger Consulting LLC.

Tel: 781/424-2208

Lindsey Carroll (At-Large 2)


John Korte (At-Large 3)

Gannett Flemming

Jessica Lizza (At-Large 4)


John Colangelo (At-Large 5)
Traffic Options, LLC
49 Bancroft Street

Watertown, MA 02471
Tel: 617/901-7997

Mike Costa (At-Large 6)

Mobility Tech

Tel: 617/285-2921

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Chris Chaffee (Past President)


New England Traffic and ITS Manager

Tel: 781/296-4762 

Luke Silk (Ex-Officio)


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