Staff Directory

MVRPC Staff Directory

Our multi-disciplined, professional administrative, planning and engineering staff assists the Board and Committees to implement the strategies laid out to enhance the Miami Valley Region’s quality of life and economic vitality. Our multi-disciplinary expertise includes city and regional planning, civil engineering, geography & GIS, public administration, and environmental and LEED issues.

Our staff also supports member organization’s planning and policy development efforts and serves as a resource to supplement their in-house planning and technical capacity via a variety of planning services. Examples include planning process consultation, project scoping facilitation, and Geographic Information System (GIS) datasets, comprehensive and long-range plans, and socioeconomic factors.

The Table of Organization shows the various program departments in MVRPC.

For media inquiries, please contact Stacy Schweikhart, Director of Strategy and Engagement, at 937.531.6535 or


Paul Arnold

Manager of Short Range Programs

Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), STP, CMAQ, TA solicitation.

Elizabeth Baxter

Elizabeth Baxter

Transporation Coordination Planner

Greater Region Mobility Initiative, Human Services Transportation Council, Institute for Livable and Equitable Communities.

Bradley Daniel

Coordinator, Short Range Programs

Member development and funding assistance, TRAC solicitation, PDAC solicitation, TIP maintenance, CMAQ analysis, Local project surveys.

Darrin Hall

Production Coordinator

Printing and reproduction, mailroom, aerial photo orders

Tom Harner

GIS Coordinator

GIS administration and coordination, regional and community GIS projects, GIS training and application development, and spatial data analysis. Contact for GIS data and mapping request.

Laura Henry

Manager of Programs and Public Outreach

Lead Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Programs, Coordinate Public Involvement, Implement Advertising Campaigns and Marketing Strategies.

Tawana Lynn Keels

Director of Finance and Human Resource Administration

Finance, budgeting, personnel, office administration

Martin H. Kim

Director of Community & Regional Planning

Regional and community planning and GIS project management, project scope development, best practices research, and data analysis. Contact for local project consultation and coordination.

Tonya C. Lee


Accounts payable/receivable Payroll and purchase orders

Aaron Lee

Transportation Planner

Long Range Transportation Plan

Matt Lindsay

Manager, Environmental Planning

Air Quality SIP development, Areawide Water Quality Management Plan maintenence, Facility Planning; Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)

Teresa Lombardelli

Assistant to the Executive Director

Works as an extension of the Executive Director. Coordinates projects for the agency among various departments and members. Provides support and ensures preparations for the Board of Directors, Executive Committee, and Technical Advisory Committee. Fosters teamwork among peers and partners.

Mike Lucas

IT Manager & Web Manager

Computer support, network administration, Webmaster, online mapping & GIS, owa | af.

Brian O. Martin

Executive Director

Overall leader of MVRPC agency and staff functions. Coordinates the content of meetings of the Board, and supporting committees. Duties include maintenance of the agency strategic plan, member retention & recruitment, legislative analysis, and ensuring proper use of resources.

Ami Parikh

Transportation Project Manager

Long Range Transportation Plan, Freight, Performance Management

Ana Ramirez

Director of Transportation Planning & Funding

Long Range Transportation Plan, Transportation Modeling, Congestion Management Process, Transportation Conformity, FAST Act

Tashia R. Reese

Receptionist/ Secretary

Monitor agency switchboard, greet visitors, maintain Outlook database, process incoming mail

Stacy Schweikhart

Director of Strategy and Engagement

Leads agency efforts in the areas of stakeholder relations; regional projects & policy; reputation management; and public outreach, media inquiries, and engagement.

Rob Uhlhorn

Transportation Planner

Long Range Transportation Plan, Environmental Requirements, Transportation System Inventory

Elizabeth Whitaker

Senior Planner

Regional and community planning projects, best practices research, and data analysis and visualization. Contact for local planning document and Census data requests.

Kathryn Youra Polk

Senior Planner

Regional and community planning projects, GIS training and application development; and spatial data analysis. Contact for grant and funding opportunity information and GIS mapping request.