“I care about my community and about the quality of life in the Triangle. Alliance membership enables me to help shape transportation policy in the region, and to leave a better mobility future for our children.”

Ed Willingham IV, First Citizens Bank, 2007 RTA Chair



  • Sreekanth Nandagiri, Jeff Weisner


  • Anthony Pugliese (RTA streets vice chair), Joanne Fiore

AT&T North Carolina

  • Robert Doreauk (RTA membership development chair)

Bayer CropScience LP

  • David Hollinrake, Jim Blome

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina

  • Jeff Marcus (RTA rapid research vice chair), Julie Schoenagel

Chatham Park

  • Chuck Smith, Karl Blackley


  • Ashton Smith

Coastal Federal Credit Union

  • Creighton Blackwell

Credit Suisse

  • Jim Captain, Peter Celestini

Duke University

  • Michael Schoenfeld (RTA air service chair)

Fidelity Investments

  • Kathleen Bentley, Leslie Walden

First Citizens Bank

  • Sam Nichols (RTA streets chair), Ed Willingham


  • Maeve Gardner (RTA legislative and policy vice chair)


  • Jeff Mann, Shelly Blake

Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau

  • Dennis Edwards, Loren Gold


  • Richard Adams, PE, Stephanie Hachem, PE


  • Karen Ondrick, Joe Pinnix

McAdams Company

  • Mary Heath (RTA events chair), Mike Munn, PE

North Carolina Railroad Company

  • Scott Saylor, Megen Hoenk

North Carolina State University

  • Sarah Stone, Cathy Reeve

PSNC Energy

  • Julie Roper

Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority (RDU)

  • Mike Landguth, Teresa Damiano


  • Jen Sisak

Smith Anderson

  • Pete Marino (RTA freeways chair)


  • Michael Krannitz, PE, Doug Taylor, PE

SunTrust Bank

  • Tom Clinard, Chris Bell

TheeDesign Studio

  • Richard Horvath, Rob Delory

UNC Chapel Hill

  • Brad Ives, Matt Fajack

UNC Health Care / UNC REX Healthcare

  • Kerry Grace Heckle (RTA communications chair), Tom Maltais


  • Bill Martin, PE, Lyle Overcash, PE


  • Pam Townsend, PE, Will Letchworth, PE


Ed Willingham of First Citizens Bank names RTA as the “critical business leadership voice” and how the organization assists in our region’s mobility.