Our People

Habib Shamskhou | President

Corinne Dutra-Roberts | Vice President, Mobility Options

Joy Bhattacharya (PE, PTOE) | Vice President, Innovative Transportation Solutions

Armin Shamskhou | Chief Financial Officer

Beth Clement | Operations Manager + Project Controls Specialist

Carl Clement | Project Coordinator

Christina Ramos | Senior Project Analyst +  Marketing Manager

Chris Higbee (PE) | Senior Project Engineer

Christopher Thnay (PE, AICP) | Senior Principal

Kasra Behbahani | Senior Project Manager

Kirsten Riker | Project Manager

Laurie Talbert | 511 Contra Costa Marketing + Communications Manager

Paula Troy | Project Controls Specialist

Ray Akkawi (PE) | Senior Principal, Program Management

Radin Rahimzadeh  | CAV and Smart Cities Specialist

Robert Furger  | Engineering Technician

Rose Quiroga-Clement | Project Administrator

Shahin Sotoudeh | CAV Technology Manager

Shruti Shrivastava | Transportation Project Manager

Vasavi Pannala, PE | Project Manager

Vince Alvino (PMP) | Project Controls Manager

Client Testimonials

“Joy, What can I say…you have been on the project since day 1…. Your work for San Rafael is simply AMAZING. Bringing in the technical horsepower with Vasavi and bringing Chris, one of the best signal designers at the right time is simply the work of a genius. We truly appreciate you and your team.” – City of San Rafael (IDEA Grant Project)

“I just wanted to offer you and your colleague a big THANK YOU for your presentation yesterday at Carmen Dragon Elementary. The students were very informed and entertained. Thanks Again.” – Denise Pesmark, Carmen Dragon Elementary School, Antioch (Street Smarts Diablo Program)

“Kirsten, Thank you for bringing this fun event to the school and supporting our students to walk, bike, skate/scooter to school.” – Principal Brian Jones, Krey Elementary, Brentwood (Street Smarts Diablo Program)

“The assemblies are a big hit. Teachers said they were wonderful. Thank you for the helmets! We look forward to having you back again.” – Ms. Monte Gregg, Principal, Mission Elementary School, Antioch (Street Smarts Diablo Program)

“Just wanted to reach out to you in advance of the school year and let you know the Concord Police Department is committed to working with Street Smarts Diablo this year for public awareness and education campaigns in the Concord community. We truly enjoyed and appreciated working with you and your team last year.” – James; Lt. James Nakayama, Field Operations, Concord Police Department (Street Smarts Diablo Program)