Research Oversight Committee (ROC)

The Research Oversight Committee (ROC) is presented summaries of NMDOT research requests by year. After thorough evaluation, the ROC will recommend a list of research projects along with a timeline for completion.

Committee Members:

  • Michael Smelker, District 2 Assistant District Engineer of Engineering
  • Rhonda Lopez, Program Management & Engineering Support Division Director
  • Denise Peralta, Asset Management & Pavement Division Director
  • Peter Koeppel, Farmington Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO)
  • Jeff Woodman, Chief Information Officer
  • Ron Shutiva, Tribal Liaison
  • Dr. Hao Yin, Research Bureau Chief

Shannon Vigil

ROC Coordinator, Research Bureau
7500B Pan American Fwy NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505)  690-0561
Research Bureau NMDOT