Rail Business Consultant

  • Associate of Arts, Business Management, Patricia Stevens Business College (1971)

Rebekah began her career in business and funds management in 1981 and was contracted through Simpson Engineers & Associates to the NCDOT Rail Division in 2009.  At the Rail Division, she tracks federal and state project grant funding of $200-$600 million per year.  She works closely with staff of the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), and NCDOT’s Federal/State Fiscal Unit to help ensure that federal and state budgetary requirements and deadlines are met.  She coordinates Strategic Transportation Investment (STI) state funded projects with NCDOT’s Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) and Program Management groups.  In addition, Rebekah manages the division’s Rail Agreements Team and works closely with the director and management team as necessary.