The Transportation Management Association of Chester County (TMACC) announced the appointment of new Directors to the Board: Steve Bolt, PE, PTOE, Vice President of Transportation at Burns Engineering; Nathan Cline, PE, Office Director at Pennoni; and Katherine Donnelly, Director of Plant Operations at West Chester University.
These three join a board of individuals representing businesses, universities, municipalities, engineering firms, and transportation and governmental agencies, who provide guidance to fulfill the TMACC mission to “activate, foster, and facilitate cooperation between the public and private sectors…that reduce congestion and improve air quality.”
Steve Bolt, PE, PTOE, is Vice President of Transportation at Burns Engineering. Steve’s extensive experience includes major highway design projects, environmental impact statements and assessments, route location design, traffic signal system design projects, construction management, highway safety improvement programs, stormwater management, and traffic operations studies. He has been involved in more than 50 major highway and intersection improvement projects in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware. In addition to serving on the TMACC Board, Steve leads the Design Technical Advisory Group for the Pennsylvania State Transportation Innovation Council (STIC) to develop and implement cost effective and innovative project design technologies throughout the state of Pennsylvania, and is a Past-President of the American Council of Engineering Companies of Pennsylvania. Steve is a lifelong resident of Chester County.
Nathan M. Cline, PE, serves as Office Director for Pennoni’s West Chester, PA office. Nate is responsible for public and private client services and business development efforts for the office and for managing the success and growth of the West Chester staff and projects. Nate serves as township engineer for many of Pennoni’s municipal clients in both Chester and Delaware counties. He has managed a wide array of projects, including a $2.5 million athletic field complex in Concord Township, multiple successful grant applications, annual road programs of over $400,000, road replacement projects, UCC reviews and inspections, storm and sanitary sewer capital projects, subdivision/land development reviews, and construction observation.
Katherine Donnelly, is Director of Plant Operations at West Chester University. Kate is responsible for facilities maintenance in the Plant Operations Department including management of trades, energy management, auxiliary maintenance, and small projects management. Before her position at WCU, she was Senior Property Management Specialist at Exelon and Assistant Facilities Manager at Longwood Gardens. She has a Master’s of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and experience in facility and capital project management in higher education, a not-for-profit institution, and the petroleum refining industry.
“These individuals and their experience will be invaluable assets as we work to reduce congestion and improve air quality in Chester County,” said Tim Phelps, Executive Director of TMACC, “We are excited to have these new additions to our dynamic Board of Directors.”
Currently, TMACC has over 120 member organizations who strive to improve transportation options and reduce transportation issues, such as traffic congestion and connectivity, in Chester County and the Greater Philadelphia area.