Business Engagement and Compliance

DBE Disparity Study

External Stakeholders Group

ADOT has extended the invitation for interested DBEs, small businesses, consultants, contractors, industry stakeholders and others to provide input regarding the study and review initial results. The External Stakeholders Group will include representatives of minority- and women-owned firms, large prime contractors, trade associations and interested members of the public.

An External Stakeholders Group meeting was held on March 27, 2014. The PowerPoint presentation to the group can be found here.

A second External Stakeholders meeting was held July 21, 2014, to discuss the preliminary results of the Availability Study and the FHWA goal-setting process. The PowerPoint presentation for this meeting can be found here.

A third External Stakeholders meeting was held May 18, 2015, to discuss the preliminary results of the Draft Disparity Study and the FHWA goal-setting process. The PowerPoint presentation can be found here.

Representatives of these firms and organizations have been identified to serve on the External Stakeholders Group:

  • ACS Services LLS, Annemarie Haenfler
  • Association of General Contractors – Arizona Chapter, Amanda McGennis
  • Association of General Contractors – Arizona Chapter, David Martin
  • AMCA, Ricardo Carlo
  • ATL, Inc., Frank Rivera
  • Briston Construction, LLC, Daniel Briscoe
  • CivTech, Dawn Cartier
  • FNF Construction, Martin Ramirez
  • FNF Construction, Rob Bottcher
  • FNF Construction, Sarah Gray
  • GA-Engineering, Mel Hannah
  • Huston Environmental Services, Kellie Huston
  • iiná bá. Inc., Douglas W. Chubin
  • Kiewit, Gary Schult
  • Kiewit, Jim Hughes
  • Manwar Resolutions, PLLC, Delores Manwar
  • Maricopa Small Business Development Center, David Norcross
  • Plan-Et Planning Policy & Design, Leslie Dornfield
  • Point Engineers, Paul Waung
  • Preferred Concrete Pumping, Michael Lopez
  • Pulice, Mark Soyster
  • Scott Business Group, Millie Gonzales-Scott
  • Southwest Traffic Engineering, Andrew Smigielski
  • Stanley Consultants, Steve Jimenez
  • WSP, Inc., Brian Gallimore

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De acuerdo con el título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964 y la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés), el Departamento de Transporte de Arizona (ADOT por sus siglas en inglés) no discrimina por raza, color, nacionalidad, edad, género o discapacidad. Personas que requieren asistencia (dentro de lo razonable) ya sea por el idioma o por discapacidad deben ponerse en contacto con la Oficina de Derechos Civiles en Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más pronto posible para asegurar que el equipo encargado del proyecto tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.