Technical Advisory Committee


The technical body of the organization is appointed by each transportation policy committee member from their organization. Technical Advisory Committee members utilized their technical backgrounds to assist in the transportation planning process of the MPO.

The Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) meets on the third Thursday of each month. Open to the public, meeting begins at 9:00 a.m. and are held at the Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority (CCRTA) Staples Street Center, 2nd Floor Boardroom, 602 N. Staples Street, Suite 210, Corpus Christi, Texas 78401.

The current TAC members are:

Brian DeLatte, P.E., Chair

Deputy City Manager - City of Portland
1902 Billy G. Webb Drive, Portland, Texas 78374
Phone: (361) 777-4500

Gordon Robinson, AICP, PMP, Vice-Chair

Director of Planning - Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority
602 N. Staples, Corpus Christi, Texas 78401
Phone: (361) 289-2712

Jeffrey Pollack, AICP, ENV SP

Director of Planning - Port of Corpus Christi Authority
222 Power Street, Corpus Christi, Texas 78401
Phone: (361) 885-6230

Howard J. Gillespie

Precinct 4 County Commissioner - San Patricio County
3141 FM 3512, Aransas Pass, Texas 78336
Phone: (361) 758-5276

Juan Pimentel, P.E.

Director of Public Works - Nueces County
901 Leopard Street, Corpus Christi, Texas 78401
Phone: (361) 888-0490

Sarah Munoz, P.E.

Assistant Director of Street Operations
City of Corpus Christi
1201 Leopard Street, Corpus Christi, Texas 78401
Phone: (361) 826-3042

Paula Sales-Evans, P.E.

Director of Transportation Planning & Development - TxDOT Corpus Christi District Office
1701 S. Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, Texas 78416
Phone: (361) 808-2500

Emily Martinez

Regional Disaster Recovery Manager - Coastal Bend Council of Governments
2910 Leopard St. Corpus Christi, TX 78408
Phone: (361) 883-5743
Non-Voting Member


Jamik Alexander, Statewide Transportation Planner - Federal Highway Administration Texas Division
Tony Ogboli, Community Planner - Federal Transit Administration Region VI
Lynn Hayes, Community Planner - Federal Transit Administration Region VI
Sara Garza, Transportation Planner - TxDOT - Transportation Planning & Programming (TPP)
Texas State Legislators or United States Congressmen with district included in the Corpus Christi MPO study area.


Transportation Policy Committee

2021 Meeting Schedule

Get the 2021 Meeting Calendar Schedule, it list upcoming monthly meeting dates of the MPO Transportation Policy & Technical Advisory Committees.

Meeting dates and times are subject to change. In the event, a meeting is cancelled or a meeting location changed, advance notice will be sent out electronically and also posted on our homepage and on our social media feeds.


Updated January 12, 2021: The MPO Profile, is an informative brochure that explains the MPO's three major work activities required to meet specific federal requirements, a list of current serving MPO committee members and MPO staff.