Professional and Career Development

Young Leaders to Follow for 2021

ITE is proud to announce our first-ever group of Young Leaders to Follow with the selection of the Class of 2021. ITE is honored to introduce these young members to the greater ITE Community and to celebrate their accomplishments. ITE is also pleased to recognize our Young Member of the Year, Yung Koprowski, P.E., PTOE, RSP1 (M), who was selected from this outstanding group of awardees. Yung stood out among her peers. Her professional, ITE, and community accomplishments are remarkable at this early stage of her career. Click here to see the full profiles of our ITE Young Leaders to Follow for 2021. 


Young Member of the Year for 2021

Yung Koprowski, P.E., PTOE, RSP1
Y2K Engineering, LLC




Young Leaders to Follow for 2021

Sarah Abel
Institute of Transportation Engineers

Luana Clara Ozelim Broshears, PhD, PE, PTOE, RSP2I
Sain Associates


Neelam Dorman, T.E.
City of Anaheim

Victoria R. Edington
Mountain District Rising Star


Claudio A. Figueroa Bueno, P.E.

Jodi Godfrey
University Of South Florida/CUTR
Florida Puerto Rico District Rising Star


Adam Greenstein
Mid-Colonial District Rising Star

Dan Hennessey, P.E., T.E., PTOE
City of Austin Transportation Department


Farukh Ijaz
Northeastern District Rising Star

Tyler T. Krage, P.E., PTOE
Alliant Engineering
Great Lakes District Rising Star


Daniel Lai, P.E.
City of Bellevue - Transportation Department
Western District Rising Star

Tracy L. Lehman, P.E., PTOE, RSP2I
Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.


Lili Liang, P.E., PTOE, PTP
Maryland Transportation Authority

Lasaro (Larry) Picasso, P.E.
Texas District Rising Star


Federico Martin Puscar, MASc, P.Eng., PTOE
Bunt & Associates Engineering Ltd.
Canadian District Rising Star

Asheque Rahman
NYC Department of Design and Construction


Kellie L. Reep, P.E.
Stantec Consulting Services, Inc

Kelly M. Schaefer, P.E., PTOE
Lochmueller Group
Missouri Valley District Rising Star


Katherine Shearin, P.E., PTOE
Georgia Department of Transportation
Southern District Rising Star