ITS TN Scholarship Winners
Member Training and Certification Scholarship: $1,500 to RUDOLFO “PHILLIP” REYES of Knoxville, TN. Phillip is a Traffic Systems Technician with the City of Knoxville and he will use the scholarship for continuing education in the field of traffic signal maintenance.
Student Scholarship: $1,500 to YANGSONG GU of UT Knoxville and $500 to BEATRICE CHEROP of Tennessee State University. Yangsong and Beatrice submitted essays on the topic of Effective Uses of ITS Applications During a Pandemic.
ITS Project of the Year
TDOT TMC Central Software Project
Project Owner: TDOT Traffic Operations Division and TDOT Information Technology Division
Prime Consultant: Stantec Consulting Services Inc.
ITS Member of the Year
Gupta Borra Borra Consulting
Gupta has been an active member of ITSTN since its inception. He has 27 years experience in Traffic Engineering, ITS, TMC Operations & Parking. In 2021, he started a consulting firm “Borra Consulting” – which is certified as a DBE by TDOT.
This is the second time Gupta has won the ITS TN Member of Year award, the 1st time was in 2010.