Executive Staff


The Tollway is a user-fee system – no state or federal tax dollars are used to support maintenance and operations. Operations are funded by toll and concession revenues.

Under the leadership of the Board of Directors and Executive Staff, the Tollway is committed to achieving the following goals:

  • Increase collaboration with regional transportation and planning agencies
  • Promote the regional economy 
  • Maintain financial integrity
  • Foster environmental responsibility and sustainability
  • Maintain the safety and efficiency of the Tollway system
  • Further transparency and accountability
  • Enhance customer service
  • Maintain public trust


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José Alvarez Executive Director
Kimberly Ross Chief Administrative Officer
Terry Miller Chief of Diversity & Strategic Development
Cathy Williams Chief Financial Officer
Dee Brookens Chief Procurement Compliance Officer
Joseph M. Kambich Chief of Information Technology
Derek Messier Chief Operating Officer
Richard Bossert Chief of Communications
Paul Kovacs Chief Engineering Officer
Patricia Taylor Chief of Operations
Rocco Zucchero Chief Planning Officer
Lieutenant Jason Bradley Illinois State Police District 15 Acting Commander
TJ Hengesbach Inspector General
Kathleen Pasulka-Brown General Counsel
Shaun Farmer Chief of Internal Audit