Key Center Personnel


Center Director
Maranda McBride, Ph.D. (NCA&T)
Dr. Mc Bride is the Director of CATM. She is also the Director of the Transportation Institute and Associate Professor of Management at N.C. A&T. Her research projects focus on the integration of humans and machines and include applications in multiple fields of study including transportation, communications, and cybersecurity.
Address: 1601 E. Market Street 
Craig Hall Rm 402A
Greensboro, NC 27411
Phone: (336) 285-3359 Fax: (336) 256-2645 Email:


Research Program Manager
Jon Antin, Ph.D., CHFP (VTTI)
Dr. Antin serves as the Research Program Manager for CATM. He is also the Director of the Center for Vulnerable Road User Safety at VTTI. He has served as P.I. or CoP.I. on many projects including several related to senior drivers and road safety. He is responsible for more than 70 publications and presentations including transportation-related journal and conference papers and presentations.
Address: 3500 Transportation Research Plaza, Blacksburg, VA 24060
Phone:  (540) 231-1579 Fax: (540) 231-1555 Email: 


Aviation Research coordinator
Dahai Lui
Dr. Lui is a professor in the Department of Graduate Studies in the College of Aviation at ERAU. His research interests lie in the area of systems engineering, human computer interaction, and human factors in aerospace and aviation. He has published extensively in journals affiliated with these areas. 
Address: 600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd., Daytona Beach, FL 32114
Phone: (386) 226-6214 Fax: (386) 226-7279 Email:


Education and Workforce Development Program Manager
Deborah Underwood (NCA&T)
Mrs. Underwood serves as the Education and Workforce Development Program Manager for CATM. She is responsible for all education and workforce development activities implemented and administered through CATM. These programs target K12 and post-secondary students to foster awareness of the transportation industry and its career opportunities. Additionally, she is the Program Manager for the Transportation Institute and oversees the student enhancement programs/activities managed through the institute.
Address: 1601 E. Market St., Craig Hall  Rm 402B
Greensboro, NC 27411
Phone: (336) 285-3299 Fax: (336) 334-7093 Email: 


Education and Outreach Coordinator
Carletta Dudley (NCA&T)
Ms. Dudley is the Education and Outreach Program coordinator for CATM and Educational  Program Manager for the Transportation Institute. She is responsible for planning activities for the Summer High School Transportation Institute and works very closely with the Program Manager in administering all student enhancement activities for the Transportation Institute and CATM.
Address: 1601 E. Market St., Craig Hall Rm 408
Greensboro, NC 27411
Phone: (336) 285-3300 Fax: (336) 334-7093 Email:


Administrative Assistant
Audrey White (NCAT)
Mrs. White is the Administrative  Support Associate for CATM and the Transportation Institute. Her key function responsibilities include maintaining day-to-day operations within the center.
Address: 1601 E. Market St., Craig Hall Rm 402
Greensboro, NC 27411
Phone: (336) 285-3297 Fax: (336) 334-7093 Email: