Transportation Advisory Commission

The Advisory Commission provides policy guidance on local transportation issues to the governing board of the Transportation Benefit District, the Pierce County Executive, and the Pierce County Council.

Meeting Schedule
Meeting Agendas, Summaries and Documents
Current Members
Member Represents Term Length Expires Organization
Maxine Herbert-Hill Community Groups 4 Years 12/31/2026 SR-162 Community Group
Paul Lubbesmeyer Community Groups 4 Years 12/31/2023 Parkland-Spanaway-Midland Land Use Commission
Shelly Schlumpf Community Groups 4 Years 12/31/2024 Main Street Elements
Jessica Gamble Business 4 Years 12/31/2025 Master Builders Association of Pierce County
Tom Pierson Business 4 Years 12/31/2024 Tacoma Pierce County Chamber
Lora Butterfield Business 4 Years 12/31/2025 FME Chamber of Commerce
Larry Leveen Non-Motorized 4 Years 12/31/2025 ForeverGreen Trails
Vacant Transit 4 Years   Pierce Transit
Paul Marquardt School District 4 Years 12/31/2026 School District
Vacant Agriculture 4 Years    
Steve Gordon Long-Haul Trucking 4 Years 12/31/2023 Gordon Trucking
Tom Walrath, Jr. Short-Haul Trucking 4 Years 12/31/2024 T. E. Walrath Trucking, Inc.
Non-Voting Member County Department/Office Email Contact
Jen Tetatzin Planning and Public Works Director [email protected] (253) 798-2754
Hugh Taylor Pierce County Council [email protected] (253) 798-3665
Rob Allen Economic Development [email protected] (253) 798-6915
Diane Evans Tacoma-Pierce County Health Dept [email protected] (253) 798-6478
Staff Planning & Public Works Position Email Contact
Melissa McFadden County Engineer [email protected] (253) 798-2159
Bruce Wagner Deputy Director [email protected] (253) 798-3720
Sarah Grice Traffic Engineer [email protected] (253) 209-9691
Vacant Transportation Planning Supervisor    
Hilda O'Crotty TAC Administrative Support [email protected] (253) 798-4697
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2702 South 42nd Street, Suite 101
Tacoma, WA 98409-7315