Purpose: Provide a conduit for citizen input to the County Commission, sitting as the Sarasota County Transportation Authority; make recommendations or provide advice to the Commission and staff.
Requirements: Eight members.
  • Includes one Students Taking Active Roles (STAR) Government representative.
Term: Three years, staggered terms.
Meetings: Four per year.
County Staff Contact: 
Lauren Tominelli - ltominelli@scgov.net
Kendra Keiderling - kkeiderl@scgov.net

Current Members – 3 Vacant Positions

Fred Bigio, Vice Chair

Term Expires: 1/30/2020

Email: Fred.Bigio@sarasotaadvisory.net


Raquel Cummings

Term Expires: 11/30/2018

Email: Raquel.Cummings@sarasotaadvisory.net


Dorothy Hudson, Chair

Term Expires: 11/30/2019

Email: Dorothy.Hudson@sarasotaadvisory.net


Merlin Shirk

Term Expires: 11/30/2018

Email: Merlin.Shirk@sarasotaadvisory.net


Scott Whiterell

Term Expires: 11/30/2018

Email: Scott.Whiterell@sarasotaadvisory.net