If you have questions or comments pertaining to the Location and Design Division or wish to communicate with one of the individuals listed below, they can be reached using their e-mail address or by telephone.  If you have questions or comments regarding this web page, please send your question to VDOT-Location and Design.   

Central Office Telephone and E-mail Directory 

Name Title Telephone Number
B. A. 'Bart' Thrasher, P.E.
Division Administrator (804) 786-5869
Emmett R. Heltzel, P.E
Office Director, Engineering Management Services
(804) 786-0121
Shailendra G. Patel, P.E. Assistant Director/Alternate Project Delivery/Statewide Professional Services Procurement
(804) 692-0476
Theron “Terry” Knouse, P.E Assistant State L&D Engineer (804) 371-2792
Susan Keen, P.E. Assistant State L&D Engineer (804) 786-2507
Richard Worssam,P.E. Assistant State L&D Engineer (804) 786-2501
Bruce McAuliffe, P.E. 
State Traffic Design Program Manager
(804) 786-6757
Jeffrey C. Cutright, P.E.
Project Management Office Director
(804) 225-4958
Jeff Wyatt Statewide Services CADD Program Manager
(804) 786-4715
Theresa “Terri” Horner
Division Business Manager
(804) 786-2501
Joe Koscinski, Jr., P.E. State Geometric Design Engineer
(804) 225-3934
Jeff Bragdon, P.E., PMP State Hydraulics & Utilities Engineer    (804) 786-8025
Reed Adams LS, EIT
State Survey Program Manager (804) 786-2565
Joe Koscinski, Jr., P.E. Standards, Policies and  Procedures, and Program Manager (QMAC) (804) 225-3934
Roy T. Mills State Stormwater Program Administrator (804) 786-9013

L&D Helpdesk (CADD Support):  1-888-683-0345 or  804-786-1280

L&D Plan File Room ( David Layne):   804-786-2521

District L&D Engineer

Title Telephone
Tamara.Pritchard, P.E.
District L&D Engineer
(276) 669-9935
Ext. 235
Michael A. Jacobs, P.E. Culpeper
District L&D Engineer
(540) 829-7502
Bill Arel, P.E. Fredericksburg
District L&D Engineer
(540) 899-4494
Brian Casto, P.E. Lynchburg
District L&D Engineer
(434) 856-8276
Steve Bates, P.E.   Northern Virginia
District L&D Engineer
(703) 259-2949
Jason Williams, P.E.
District L&D Engineer
(804) 524-6145
Alex Price, P.E. Salem
District L&D Engineer
(540) 378-5053
Matthew P. Dana, P.E.
District L&D Engineer
(540) 332-9118
Emmanuel O. Darko, P.E.
Hampton Roads
District L&D Engineer
(757) 925-2561
Page last modified: July 20, 2015