The Public Transportation Advisory Committee (PTAC) consists of nine members, appointed by the governor, lieutenant governor and speaker of the House of Representatives. The committee's primary responsibilities include:

  • Advising the commission on the needs of the state's public transportation providers
  • Advising the commission on the allocation of public transportation funds
  • Commenting on rules involving public transportation
Committee Members
Marc Whyte – General Public Representative
 

1045 Cheever Blvd., Suite 103
San Antonio, TX 78217

(210) 562-2870
Email

James C. Cline, Jr. – General Public Representative
 

3036 Silverado Drive
Carrollton, TX 75007

(972) 492-5181
Email

Ken Fickes, CCTM – Transportation Provider Representative
 

Director, Harris County Transit Services
8410 Lantern Point Drive
Houston, TX 77054

(713) 578-2000
Email

John McBeth – Transportation Provider Representative
 

President/CEO, Brazos Transit District
1759 N. Earl Rudder Freeway
Bryan, TX 77803

(979) 778-0607, ext. 0 (office)
(979) 778-3606 (fax)
Email

Christina Melton Crain, PC – General Public Representative
 

5930 Royal Lane, Suite E PMB 146
Dallas, TX 75230

(214) 215-8152 (office)
(214) 373-8405 (fax)
Email

J.R. Salazar – Transportation Provider Representative
 

Central Texas Rural Transit District
P.O. Box 712
Coleman, TX 76834

(325) 625-4491 (office)
(325) 625-5044 (fax)
Email

Dietrich M. von Biedenfeld – Transportation User Representative
 

Marilyn Davies College of Business
University of Houston-Downtown
320 North Main Street
Houston, TX 77002

(713) 221-5833
Email

2019 Meeting Agendas and Materials

Date Time Location Agenda Handouts Transcript Minutes
Jan. 24 9:30 a.m. 200 E. Riverside Drive
Room 1A1, Austin
       
Meeting Archive
2018
 
Date Time Location Agenda Handouts Transcript Minutes
Sep. 18 10 a.m. 200 E. Riverside Drive
Room 2B1, Austin
 
May 8 10 a.m. 200 E. Riverside Drive
Room 2B1, Austin
March 27 1 p.m. 200 E. Riverside Drive
Room 2B1, Austin
 
Jan. 18 1 p.m. 200 E. Riverside Drive
Room 2B1, Austin
 
2017
Date Time Location Agenda Transcript Minutes
Oct. 24 1 p.m. 200 E. Riverside Drive
Auditorium, Austin
July 25 1 p.m. 200 E. Riverside Drive
Room 1A.2, Austin
June 6 1 p.m. 3712 Jackson Ave.
Room 324, Austin
March 30 1 p.m. 200 E. Riverside Drive
Room 1A.2, Austin
Jan. 26 1 p.m. 200 E. Riverside Drive
Auditorium, Austin
2016
Date Time Location Agenda Transcript Minutes
Sept. 27 1 p.m. 3712 Jackson Ave.
Bldg. 6 Room 325
Austin
April 19 1 p.m. 3712 Jackson Ave.
Bldg. 6 Room 325
Austin
 
Jan. 28 1 p.m. 200 E. Riverside Drive
Auditorium, Austin
2015
Date Agenda Transcript Minutes Audio
Jan. 22
March 31
May 26
July 23
Sept. 29
2014
Date Agenda Transcript Minutes Audio
Jan. 28
(Canceled)
     
Feb. 25
March 25
(Canceled)
       
May 27
July 24
Sept. 30
(Canceled)
       
Nov. 18
2013
Date Agenda Transcript Minutes Audio
Nov. 26
Sept. 24  
July 9  
May 28  
March 19  
Jan. 23  
2012
Date Agenda Transcript Minutes
Nov. 8
Sept. 13
July 12
June 7
April 16
Feb. 9
2011
Date Agenda Transcript Minutes
Nov. 2
Sept. 8
June 30
April 13
Feb. 25
2010
Date Agenda Transcript Minutes
Sept. 8
June 17
May 14
April 7
Feb. 26
Jan. 29

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