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Metro District Headquarters
1500 West Co. Rd. B-2
Roseville, MN 55113

Phone: 651-234-7500
Email: metroinfocenter.dot@state.mn.us

Key contacts

Position Name Phone Number
District Engineer Khani Sahebjam 651-234-7700
Executive Assistant to District Engineer CoLinda Blackbird 612-234-7703
Executive Assistant to Business Operations &
Services Director and Program Delivery Director
Anita Spading 612-234-7704
Deputy District Engineer Sheila Kauppi 612-499-9923
Program Delivery Office Director Scott Pedersen 651-775-1180
Manager, North Area VACANT  
Manager, East Area Adam Josephson 651-775-4087
Manager, South Area Bryant Ficek 651-443-2564
Manager, West Area Ryan Wilson 651-775-4216
Program Delivery Resource Engineer Carolyn Adamson 651-440-4219
Construction Engineer Elizabeth Benjamin 651-775-4406
Manager, Major Projects Amber Blanchard 651-234-7770
Right-of-Way Engineer Becky Parzyck 651-234-7571
Surveys Manager Joe Hamlin 651-775-0988
Operations & Maintenance Office Director Steve Misgen 651-440-4338
Traffic Engineer Lars Impola 651-440-4117
Regional Transportation Management Center (RTMC) Engineer Tiffany Dagon 651-755-9698
Maintenance Engineer Todd Stevens 651-234-7901
Field Operations Manager Bill Augello 651-775-9531
Maintenance Operations Engineer Chris Hoberg 651-234-7908
Structures Maintenance Engineer Dustin Thomas 612-327-0268
Structures Maintenance Operations Engineer Tony Lesch 651-361-9827
Toward Zero Deaths (TZD) Coordinator – East Metro (Chisago, Dakota, Ramsey and Washington Counties) Scot Edgeworth 651-775-9496
Toward Zero Deaths (TZD) Coordinator – West Metro (Anoka, Carver, Hennepin and Scott Counties) VACANT  
Business Operations & Services Director Stacy Carlson 651-775-5685
Human Resources Lisa Westman 612-523-7533
Employment Verifications MetroHRStaffing.DOT@state.mn.us 651-775-7422
Facilities Management Mark Pavelich 651-234-7731
Communications & Engagement Director Christine Krueger 651-503-9079
Finance Director Brandon Gfrerer 612-505-5025
State Aid Engineer Dan Erickson 651-234-7763
Planning, Program Management & Transit Director Molly McCartney 651-775-0326

Construction project contacts

If you have questions about construction projects in the metro district, contact the communications and engagement specialist by county or project listed below.

County or project Name Phone Number
Southern Hennepin County Jesse Johnson 612-246-5624
Northern Hennepin County and Re-Thinking I-94 Ricardo Lopez 612-441-1928
Anoka County Kent Barnard 651-253-2803
Dakota County Kirsten Klein 651-755-8254
Scott and Carver Counties Mark Olson 651-335-2435
Chisago and Washington Counties Denise Workcuff 651-775-0025
Ramsey County Kevin Walker 651-261-2443
E-ZPass Sue Gergen 651-234-7088
Plans and studies Alyssa Kruzel 612-505-4594