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MPO Board


The Sarasota/Manatee MPO is governed by a 17-member apportioned Board comprised of elected officials representing both counties, nine (9) cities, and a representative of the Sarasota Manatee Airport Authority. The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District 1 Secretary serves as a non-voting advisor.

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MPO Board Members

City of Bradenton

Mayor Gene Brown, 2024 Chair
Councilmember Jayne Kocher

Sarasota County

Commissioner Joe Neunder, 2024 Vice Chair
Commissioner Ron Cutsinger
Commissioner Mark Smith

Manatee County

Commissioner Ray Turner
Commissioner Kevin Van Ostenbridge
Commissioner Mike Rahn

City of North Port

Commissioner Pete Emrich
Mayor Barbara Langdon

City of Palmetto

Mayor Shirley Groover Bryant

Island Transportation Planning Organization (ITPO)

(Anna Maria, Holmes Beach & Bradenton Beach)
Mayor Dan Murphy

Sarasota-Manatee Airport Authority

Commissioner Carlos Beruff

City of Sarasota

Mayor Liz Alpert
Vice Mayor Jen Ahearn-Koch

City of Venice

Mayor Nick Pachota

Town of Longboat Key

Vice Mayor Mike Haycock

Florida Department of Transportation, District One

Secretary L. K. Nandam
(Non-Voting/Advisory)