ITE Journal April 2018 - 37
Carlton Urban, P.E., PTOE has more than 20 years of
experience in intelligent transportation systems and
traffic engineering design, operations, maintenance, and
construction. Currently, he serves as the District 3-Great
Falls Traffic Engineer for the Montana Department of
Transportation (MDT). Previously, Carlton has served in
a variety of engineering capacities within the private and public sectors in
the Southeastern and Western United States. He received his master of
science in civil engineering from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville
and his bachelor of science in civil engineering from the University of
Pittsburgh. Carlton is a Member of ITE.
Pete Yauch, P.E., PTOE is the transportation systems
management and operations (TSM&O) program
manager for Albeck Gerken, Inc., in Tampa, FL,
USA. He has more than 40 years of traffic operations
and design experience, primarily in traffic signal
control systems. He received both his bachelors and
masters of science in civil engineering from the Georgia Institute of
Technology. He is a Fellow of ITE, past member of the International
Board of Direction, past president of the Florida Section, and is
currently serving as the Florida District Administrator.
Joan Redeen has been serving as the community
director for the Great Falls Business Improvement
District since January 2009. Joan is the driving force
behind Great Falls' many colorful, public art-related
downtown revitalization and beautification projects.
These projects include: the Traffic Signal Box Art
Project, an 11,000-square foot underpass mural at the west entrance
to downtown, and the creation of a parking meter art garden. In
2017, Joan spearheaded the City's first Pedlet installation in
downtown Great Falls.
Karl Ryder, IMSA Traffic Signals Level II certification, currently serves as a traffic signal technician
for the City of Great Falls, MT, USA. Karl has 10
years of experience in the design, installation, and
maintenance of traffic signal and intelligent
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