​About the AASHTO Standing Committee on Finance and Administration

The Standing Committee on Finance and Administration (SCOFA) addresses activities of interest to the Member Departments, such as general administrative practices, civil rights, financial management, transportation finance policy, uniform accounting procedures, human resource management, information systems, legal affairs, public affairs, and internal/external audit. It shall identify and receive reports from its subcommittees and task forces as to issues of broad concern, such as federal regulatory mandates, pertaining to each of the subcommittees’ area of purview, and provide reports thereon as warranted.

Each Member Department shall be entitled to one member. The President shall appoint the Chair, Vice Chair and Secretary of the standing committee, and the Chair of each subcommittee subordinate to the standing committee. All subcommittees and special committees and councils subordinate to the Standing Committee on Finance and Administration shall report to the Chair thereof. All task forces established under a committee or subcommittee shall report to the Chair thereof.

Officers
Chair:
     John Schroer
     Commissioner, Tennessee Department of Transportation
Vice Chair:
​     Mike Patterson
     Executive Director, Oklahoma Department of Transportation
Secretary:
    Lee Wilkinson
    Director, Operations and Finance Division, Iowa Department of Transportation​