I-39/90 Expansion Project

Illinois state line to Madison, Dane and Rock counties

Rock County Stakeholder Advisory Committee

Members | Upcoming meetings | Past meetings | Handouts and presentations


  • Ensure that future investments on state construction projects benefit area residents, communities, and key stakeholders.
  • Assist with guiding the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) and labor development activities.
  • Assist in developing strategies regarding employment barriers toward construction opportunities.
  • Represent exciting opportunities for community participants to contribute toward the project while a part of the decision-making process in Rock County.

Learn more about the program in the DBE brochurePDF

Rock County Stakeholder Advisory Committee Members

 Greg Boysen     City of Beloit; Public Works Director
 Michele Carter     WisDOT/OBOEC, DBE Program Chief
 Dan Cunningham     Forward Janesville Inc., Vice President of Government Relations and Education
 Sheila De Forest     City of Beloit, Councilor
 Bill Dionne     Operating Engineers, IUOE Local 139
 Vincent Fisher     WisDOT/OBOEC, Equal Opportunity Specialist
 Jennifer Fogarty     WisDOT/OBOEC, Labor Development Specialist
 Matt Grove     WTBA, Director of Construction
 Julie Harkinson     Harkinson Consulting, LLC; I-39/90 Labor Development Specialist
 Lynn Jones     Community Action Inc., Employment and Training Director
 Andrea Loeffelholz     Department of Workforce Development, Bureau of Apprentice Standards
 Amy Loudenbeck     State Representative, District 31
 Jennifer Marks     Forward Service Corporation, TrANS Provider
 Gary Martindale     FHWA, Civil Rights Program Manager
 Lori Miller     Forward Service Corporation, TrANS Provider
 Paul Ndon     WisDOT/OBOEC, Trucking Utilization Specialist
 Walter Knight     Rock County Opportunities Industrialization Center (OIC)
 Erika Rebout     Rock Road Companies, Inc., Benefits Manager & EEO Coordinator
 Janis Ringhand     State Senator, District 15
 Rosalind Roberson     DBE Program Office, Support Services Manager
 Debbie Schanke     City of Madison, DWD Bureau of Apprentice Standards
 Kim Schauder     WisDOT, I-39/90 Project Supervisor
 Greg Shelton     Rock Road Companies, Inc.
 Rhonda Suda     Southwest Wisconsin Workforce Development Board, Executive Director/CEO
 Randy Terronez     Rock County, Assistant to the County Administrator
 Megan Vaxman     Rock Road Companies, Inc.
 Crystal Wilson     I-39/90 DBE Outreach Coordinator

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Time: First Tuesday; Quarterly; 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Location: Community Action Inc., 20 Eclipse Center (600 Henry Avenue); Beloit, WI


  • May 1, 2018

Past meetings

2017 2015  2014  2013  2012
 August 1, 2017  Dec. 3, 2015  Oct. 30, 2014   Dec. 18, 2013 Nov. 12, 2012
 May 2, 2017  Oct. 1, 2015  Sept. 11, 2014  Nov. 20, 2013
 Aug. 13, 2015  Aug. 7, 2014  Oct. 16, 2013
 June 4, 2015  June 5, 2014  Sept. 18, 2013
 Apr. 2, 2015  Apr. 3, 2014  Aug. 14, 2013
 2016  Feb. 5, 2015  Mar. 19, 2014  July 17, 2013
 Nov. 1, 2016  Feb. 19, 2014  June 19, 2013
 Aug. 2, 2016  May 15, 2013
 May 3, 2016  April 17, 2013
 Feb. 2, 2016  Mar. 20, 2013
 Feb. 20, 2013
 Jan. 24, 2013

Handouts and Presentations

 I-39/90 Project Overview   Terminology
 I-39/90 North Segment   Monopoly/Path to Design
 I-39/90 Central Segment   Opportunities & Barriers
 I-39/90 South Segment   Labor Fact Sheet
 2017 Construction Guide   Labor Overview (April 17, 2013)
 2017 Construction LET dates   Forward Service Corporation – TrANS overview