Transportation Advisory Committee (W-S / FC)


  • 4:15 p.m.
  • Third Thursday of every other month
  • Or as needed
  • Bryce Stuart Municipal Building
    100 E First Street
    Public Meeting Room, 5th Floor
    Winston-Salem, NC 27101


Method of Appointment

The Mayor of Winston-Salem and two additional members are appointed by the Winston-Salem City Council; two members by the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners; one member by each of the following jurisdictions:

  • City of King
  • Counties of Davidson, Davie, and Stokes
  • Towns of:
    • Bermuda Run
    • Bethania
    • Kernersville
    • Lewisville
    • Midway
    • Rural Hall
    • Walkertown
    • Wallburg
  • Villages of Clemmons and Tobaccoville
  • One member from the North Carolina Board of Transportation; and one member of the Board of Directors of the Winston-Salem Transit Authority

Number of Members


Terms of Office

Based on appointing authority

Chief Staff Person

Jefferey Fansler
Transportation Director
Phone: 336-747-6867

Current Membership - City Council Appointments

NameRace & Gender
Allen Joines, MayorWhite Male
Denise D. Adams, Mayor Pro-Tem (Member)Black Female
Robert C. Clark (Member)White Male
John C. Larson (Alternate)White Male
Jeff MacIntosh (Alternate)White Male

Current Membership - Forsyth County Appointments

NameRace & Gender
Dan BesseWhite Male

Current Membership - Davidson County Appointments

NameRace & Gender
Matt Mizell, CommissionerWhite Male
Chris Elliott, Commissioner (Alternate)White Male

Current Membership - Davie County Appointments

NameRace & Gender
Benita Finney, Commissioner
White Female
Terry Renegar, Commissioner (Alternate)

Current Membership - Stokes County Appointments

Rick Morris, Commissioner

Vacant, (Alternate)

Current Membership - Village of Clemmons Appointments

NameRace & Gender
John Wait, Mayor  White Male
Mike Rogers, Councilman (Alternate) White Male

Current Membership - Village of Tobaccoville Appointments

NameRace & Gender
Myron W Marion, Mayor Pro TemWhite Male

Current Membership - Town of Bermuda Run Appointments

NameRace & Gender
Rick Cross, MayorWhite Male
Chris Fowler, Council Member - Alternate  White Male

Current Membership - City of King Council


Current Membership - Town of Bethania Appointments

NameRace & Gender
Brent Rockett, Mayor White Male
John Rogers, Commissioner - Alternate

Current Membership - Town of Kernersville Appointments

NameRace & Gender
Jenny Fulton, Mayor Pro TemWhite Female

Current Membership - Town of Lewisville Appointments

Mike Horn, MayorWhite Male

Dr. Ken Sadler, Council Member - (Alternate)

Black Male

Current Membership - Town of Midway

NameRace & Gender
John Bynum, MayorWhite Male
Jackie Edwards, Council Member - (Alternate)White Female

Current Membership - Town of Rural Hall Appointments

NameRace & Gender
Jesse A. Stigall, Council Member - (Alternate)White Male

Current Membership - Town of Walkertown Appointments

NameRace & Gender
Wesley Hutchins
White Male
Vacant - Alternate

Current Membership - Town of Wallburg Appointments

NameRace & Gender
Allen Todd, MayorWhite Male
Vacant - Alternate

Current Membership - NC Board of Transportation Appointment

NameRace & Gender
Andrew Perkins, Jr.Black Male

Current Membership - Winston-Salem Transit Authority Board of Directors

NameRace & Gender

Willie L. Clark, Jr

Black Male

Vacant - (Alternate)

Current Membership - Ex Officio Members

NameRace & Gender
Kelly Garvin,
Secretary to TAC, City-County Planning Board
White Female
Chris Leak
City/County Planning Board
Black Male
Scott Piper,
Smith-Reynolds Airport Commission
White Male
John F. Sullivan III,
Federal Highway Administration
White Male

Authority for Creation 

The authority for establishing the Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) is Title 23 of the United States Code (USC.) 134; Sections 3 (a) (2), 4 (a), 5 (g) (1), and 5 (1) of the Federal Transit Act of 1964, as amended; 49 USC. 1602 (a) (2), 1603 (a), 1604 (g) (1), and 1604 (1); and Chapter 136, Article 3A, Section 136-66.2 (a) (b) of the North Carolina General Statutes.

Purpose / Function

The Winston-Salem Urban Area TAC has the responsibility for serving as a medium for open discussion and policy development for recommendations made to the general bodies of local government and the boards of the various modes of transportation and as a forum for cooperative transportation planning and decision making for the Metropolitan Planning Organization.

The TAC for the Winston-Salem Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (WSMPO) serves as a forum for cooperative transportation planning and decision-making for the MPO region which includes Forsyth County and portions of Davie, Davidson and Stokes Counties. Citizens are welcome to attend and participate in these public meetings.