Marshall Macomber

Senior Policy Advisor

Marshall Macomber is AIAI’s Senior Policy Advisor and President of ThinkP3, where he brings his deep knowledge of Federal policy, the legislative process and political communications to help grow the …

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Marshall Macomber is AIAI’s Senior Policy Advisor and President of ThinkP3, where he brings his deep knowledge of Federal policy, the legislative process and political communications to help grow the P3 marketplace. Prior to ThinkP3, Macomber served in government for over twelve years in Washington, DC, working in the U.S. House of Representatives as a top aide to a senior Member of Congress. Macomber started ThinkP3 after seeing the potential for Public-Private Partnerships to help provide government services in tight fiscal environments.

In government, Macomber was Chief of Staff to Congressman Mike Rogers of Alabama. He oversaw all legislative and communications strategy for Rogers, a senior Member of Congress serving on the Agriculture, Armed Services and Homeland Security committees. Rogers was also the founder and co-chair of the Congressional Caucus on Public-Private Partnerships, or P3 Caucus. Macomber was also a Rail Policy Advisor on the Homeland Security Committee under Chairman Peter King (NY). Before being appointed Chief of Staff, Macomber served as Rogers’ Press Secretary. Outside of government, Macomber has been active in political campaigns, helping raise money and providing strategic advice for Congressional candidates. Prior to his career in government, Macomber worked for C-SPAN Television in community relations, marketing and media.

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Carol Todd

Senior Marketing and Brand Manager

As Senior Marketing and Brand Manager for AIAI, Carol is responsible for the oversight and management of the Association’s marketing efforts and brand integrity. She brings a solid knowledge and …

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As Senior Marketing and Brand Manager for AIAI, Carol is responsible for the oversight and management of the Association’s marketing efforts and brand integrity. She brings a solid knowledge and expertise of all things marketing, while adding a positive will-do attitude to every project. Carol is an experienced professional with a demonstrated history of successes in the marketing and advertising industry, and is determined and personable with a knack for nurturing professional relationships. A problem solver and plate spinner with a dedicated work ethic and enthusiasm, Carol works alongside the team and contributes to the growth and development of AIAI.

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Mark Romoff

President and CEO, Canadian Council for Public Private PartnershipsCanadian Council for Public Private Partnerships

Mark Romoff is President and Chief Executive Officer of The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP). Established in 1993, CCPPP’s mission is to promote innovative approaches to infrastructure development and …

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Mark Romoff is President and Chief Executive Officer of The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP). Established in 1993, CCPPP’s mission is to promote innovative approaches to infrastructure development and service delivery through public-private partnerships with all levels of government.

Previously, Mark was founding President and CEO of the Ontario Centres of Excellence, Canada’s leading innovation, technology commercialization and entrepreneurship development organization.

Over his twenty five year career with the government of Canada, Mark served as Executive Director in the Department of Industry and as a senior diplomat in the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, serving in Nigeria, Mexico, Malaysia, Japan and the United States.

He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Central Canadian Public Television Association (PBS-WNED), the Empire Club of Canada, the i-CANADA Governors Council; the World Economic Forum “Strategic Infrastructure Initiative” Advisory Committee; and is Vice-Chair of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Team of Specialists on Public-Private Partnerships Governing Council.

He earned a Bachelor of Science from McGill University, a Masters in Applied Science from the University of Waterloo, and is a graduate of the Harvard University Kennedy School of Government Senior Executives Program and the Directors Education Program of the Canadian Institute of Corporate Directors and holds the ICD.D (Certified Director) designation. Mark is also a recipient of the 2012 Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.

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Michael McNally

Retired CEO Skanska USA

Michael F. McNally recently retired as one of nine members of Skanska AB’s Senior Executive Team responsible for Skanska’s $20 billion global operations. As President and CEO of Skanska USA …

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Michael F. McNally recently retired as one of nine members of Skanska AB’s Senior Executive Team responsible for Skanska’s $20 billion global operations. As President and CEO of Skanska USA Inc., he was directly responsible for Skanska’s US Construction Operations, USA Building, which specializes in building construction and Skanska USA Civil, which is focused on industrial and civil infrastructure work. From 2009 through 2012, Mike was also responsible for Skanska’s US Commercial Development operations and all Skanska activities of its 11,000 employee Latin American unit.

Under Mike’s leadership, Skanska grew and strengthen its presence in the U.S., with more than 10,000 employees in 39 offices and more than 800 active projects across the country, generating $7.3 billion in construction revenue in 2014 making the US operation the largest and most profitable in Skanska (43% of Skanska’s global construction profit). Under Mike’s leadership Skanska USA grew to be the second largest domestic building contractor and third largest domestic heavy civil contractor.

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Don Hunt

PrincipalThe Antero Company

Don has built his career around developing urban transportation solutions. As the Executive Director of the Colorado DOT, he moved the agency forward in intelligent transportation systems and roadway operations. …

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Don has built his career around developing urban transportation solutions. As the Executive Director of the Colorado DOT, he moved the agency forward in intelligent transportation systems and roadway operations. Don also served on national committees focusing on emerging connected and automated mobility. He is the founder of Mobility Choice, an ongoing public-private effort to ready the Denver region for technology-enabled mobility.

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Richard T Anderson

Director Emeritus, New York Building Congress

Richard T. Anderson, recently retired as President of New York Building Congress. Prior to accepting the role at the Building Congress in 1994, Anderson served as executive director of The …

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Richard T. Anderson, recently retired as President of New York Building Congress. Prior to accepting the role at the Building Congress in 1994, Anderson served as executive director of The Dallas Plan and as president of the Regional Plan Association.

He was the first elected President of the 40,000-member American Planning Association and served as chairman of its College of Fellows.

Anderson is a founding member of the American Institute of Certified Planners; a Member of the National Academy of Construction; a Director of the ACE Mentor Program of Greater New York, the Salvadori Center, and the National Building Museum; and a Trustee of Big Brothers/Big Sisters of New York City.

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John Parkinson

Executive Director

John Parkinson is the Executive Director of AIAI – the Association for the Improvement of American Infrastructure. AIAI serves as a national proponent to facilitate education and legislation through targeted …

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John Parkinson is the Executive Director of AIAI – the Association for the Improvement of American Infrastructure. AIAI serves as a national proponent to facilitate education and legislation through targeted advocacy. AIAI believes that effective and well-planned advocacy can provide legislative leaders with the knowledge they need to make informed decisions about all of the benefits of public private partnership – economic development, life cycle cost savings, risk transfer and accelerated project delivery.

These Urban Land Institute local initiative councils were designed to create a topically focused, multi-disciplinary group of mid and senior level professionals, involved in specific facets of commercial real estate, committed to developing trusted connections and sharing best practices.  ULI New York’s Housing, Infrastructure and Sustainable Building Councils provided a forum for information exchange among peers on the “state of the art” within the development and investment arena.

Prior to joining the staff, he was a member of ULI, where his prior work included providing technology and services to the real estate industry. Those experiences included founding and running a business that provided document and drawing imaging services, as well as an on-line property management marketplace providing the economic advantages of electronic commerce. He has twenty five years of professional leadership and management experience in organizations ranging from start-ups to Fortune 200 firms, not-for-profits and the public sector.

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Lisa Buglione

Director of Operations and Development AIAIAIAI

Lisa Buglione is Director of Operations and Development for AIAI. With more than 20 years of high-profile management and operations experience, Ms. Buglione oversees every aspect of AIAI’s operations and …

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Lisa Buglione is Director of Operations and Development for AIAI. With more than 20 years of high-profile management and operations experience, Ms. Buglione oversees every aspect of AIAI’s operations and national public outreach initiatives. From coordinating regional and national conferences to creating game-changing organizational operations strategies, Ms. Buglione is instrumental to AIAI’s rapid growth in terms of membership, brand awareness and prolific organizational expansion across the country.

Prior to her role at AIAI, Lisa was Vice President of Star America – one of the country’s preeminent infrastructure asset management firms. Before her time at Star, Lisa was the Director of Marketing and Corporate Communications for Allied North America, one of the country’s largest national construction insurance brokerages, overseeing the coordination and communication of the firm’s internal departments and client relations.

There, Ms. Buglione spearheaded the creation and launch of a new national external and internal branding strategy. Proving herself as interactive, collaborative and consultative leader, she assembled, coached and inspired cross-functional teams, consistently identifying and translating customer needs, market opportunities and industry dynamics into timely, value-added, customer-centric solutions that drove revenue, profit, market share and shareholder value.

In addition to directing AIAI’s operations and business development, Ms. Buglione plays a vital role in leading the organization’s nationwide recruitment efforts with analytical project and client research, current market conditions analysis and legislative liaising to help build the organization’s support structure while concurrently promoting national Public-Private Partnership (P3) growth.

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Salvatore Mancini

Chairman Star AmericaStar America

Mr. Mancini is a Managing Partner of Star America Infrastructure Partners, LLC. Mr. Mancini brings an unparalleled level of experience in the construction industry to Star America, with more than …

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Mr. Mancini is a Managing Partner of Star America Infrastructure Partners, LLC. Mr. Mancini brings an unparalleled level of experience in the construction industry to Star America, with more than 40 years of increasing responsibilities working for some of the best construction companies.

Mr. Mancini joined Star America after retiring as the President and CEO of Skanska USA Civil, in which roles he served from 2000 to 2008. Mr. Mancini was integral to the growth and profitability of Skanska USA Civil, which became an enterprise with more than 5,000 employees and $2 billion annual revenues under his leadership. Projects performed by Skanska USA Civil under Mr. Mancini included the Air Train at JFK Airport; the Cooper River Bridge in Charleston, South Carolina; the Escambia Bridge in Pensacola, Florida; the Prado Dam in Southern, California; the transportation hub at the World Trade Center; and the recently awarded 2nd Avenue Subway project in New York City.

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Michael J. Garvin

Associate Professor Myers-Lawson School of Construction at Virginia Tech

Michael J. Garvin is an associate professor in the Via Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering and a principal faculty member in the Myers-Lawson School of Construction at Virginia Tech. …

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Michael J. Garvin is an associate professor in the Via Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering and a principal faculty member in the Myers-Lawson School of Construction at Virginia Tech. He served as the associate director of the Myers-Lawson School from 2009-2012. His research and teaching focus on infrastructure development emphasizing policy and planning, investments and financing, and asset delivery and service.

He has a particular interest in the structure and effectiveness of project delivery systems and public-private partnerships. Garvin is a recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE), which is the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on outstanding scientists and engineers beginning their independent careers. Garvin has served as principal investigator for over $1 million of research funded by the National Science Foundation, the Transportation Research Board, and the Virginia Center for Transportation Innovation & Research on alternative project delivery and public-private partnerships. He has spoken about public-private partnerships in many venues including the American Road and Transportation Builders Association’s Annual P3s in Transportation Conference, the Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, and the Annual Meeting of AASHTO’s Sub-Committee on Construction.

Garvin serves on the editorial boards for the Engineering Project Organizations Journal, Journal of Infrastructure Systems and Public Works Management & Policy and is a specialty editor for the Journal of Construction Engineering & Management. He has authored or co-authored over 60 journal articles, conference papers, book chapters, white papers and reports. Garvin also has over 8 years of experience as an officer in the US Army Corps of Engineers and an engineering consultant. He received a BS in Civil Engineering from the United States Military Academy, and MS and PhD degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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