Construction and Materials

Contact Us

The ADOT Construction and Materials Group monitors and implements statewide construction policies and procedures that continually improve project cost effectiveness and quality. The Construction and Materials Group includes the following departments:

Construction and Materials Group Administration

Person Position Phone
Julie Kliewer, PhD, PE Assistant State Engineer 602.712.7323
Jesus Sandoval-Gil, PhD. PE Construction Management Manager 602.712.2592
Paul Burch, PE Materials Testing Engineer 602.712.7231
Connie Rivas Administrative Service Officer 602.712.7324
Corinne Colon Administrative Assistant III 602.712.4850
Jacqueline Hostetler Administrative Assistant II 602.712.7398 
Angie Andreason Consultant Contract Administrator 602.712.7254
Dagmar Keller Construction Program Specialist 602.712.6618 
Craig Wilson Transportation Engineering Specialist 602.712.7974 
Teresa Kabana Construction Training Officer 602.712.8825

Value and Quality Assurance

Person Position Phone
Jesus Sandoval-Gil, PhD. PE Construction Management Manager  602.712.2592
David Casselbury, RLA Statewide Landscape Architect 602.602.1802
Robert Pankonin, RLA Landscape Architect (Consultant) 602.648.2338
Rod Stanger, RLA  Landscape Architect (Consultant) 602.881.8133 
     
Rehnuma Rahman, PE Materials Quality Assurance Supervisor 602.712.7382
Rudy Pongos Sample Check List / Proficiency Sample 602.712.7763
Guy Skirpan Independent Reviewer 602.206.0447
Paul Duran Independent Reviewer 602.316.2207
Don Taylor Independent Reviewer 602.768.4411
Ted Turner Department Radiation Safety Officer/ Annex 602.712.7741
Librado Ramirez (Lalo) Annex Lead Technician  602.712.7741 
Andre Celaya Annex Technician 602.712.7741
Frank Aranas Central Lab Calibration 602.541.8105

Field Reports

Person Position Phone
Charlene Neish Field Reports Manager 602.712.7321
     
Yvonne Demarbiex Assistant Manager - Budget Increases, Monthly State Engineer's Board Report 602.712.6849
John Ponce Front Desk 602.712.7301
Bev Swartz Subcontracts 602.712.7346
     
Irene Del Castillo Project Finals Specialist Supervisor 602.712.7299
Karen Stallings Finals Specialist 602.712.7145
Ladd Bouts Finals Specialist 602.712.7298
     
Estella Robinson Labor Compliance Supervisor 602.712.8916
Debra Bowie Labor Compliance 602.712.7297
Laura Busse Labor Compliance 602.712.6223
Katherine Aragon Labor Compliance (Consultant)  602.712.7066 
Ashley Thompson  Labor Compliance 602.712.2022
Raquel Llanez  Labor Compliance 602.712.6241

Materials Testing

Person Position Phone
Paul Burch PE Materials Testing Engineer 602.712.7231
Dharminder Sharma PE, LEED AP Bituminous Engineer 602.712.8041
Dan Anderson Mix Design & Binder Lab Supervisor 602.712.7289
Maria Elena Dela Cruz Soils & Aggregate Lab Supervisor 602.712.8084
Shane Little Structural Materials Lab Supervisor  602.712.6573
     
Nye McCarty, PE Flagstaff Regional Material Engineer 928.779.7522 
Murari Pradhan, PE Phoenix  Regional Material Engineer 602.712.6574 
Jessica Banner, PE Prescott Regional Material Engineer 928.777.5899 
Sardar Chalabe, PE Tucson Regional Material Engineer 520.388.4276 

For all Construction Project inquiries, please call 602.712.7856.

 

Civil RightsTitle VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), ADOT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADOT’s Civil Rights Office at civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Requests should be made as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the accommodation.

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 civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más pronto posible para asegurar que el equipo encargado del proyecto tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.