Shayne Gill is the program director for multimodal transportation at the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO). He is the liaison for AASHTO’s Council on Aviation which has primary jurisdiction as lead on coordination of state departments of transportation use of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). Mr. Gill also serves as the staff liaison for AASHTO’s UAS/AAM Working Group a cross-committee/modal working group of AASHTO members. Mr. Gill’s work in policy and government relations spans 30 years including 12 years of legislative experience as Congressional staff on Capitol Hill, 3 years in the private sector and 15 years at AASHTO. Mr. Gill also served as the AASHTO liaison for the Domestic Scan 17-01 Successful Approaches for the Use of Unmanned Aerial Systems by Surface Transportation Agencies conducted by the National Cooperative of Highway Research Programs of TRB and currently serves on the NCHRP 23-20 Operational Oversight of Drones – UAS Development and Deployment: Jurisdictional Issues and Options.
September 5-7, 2023 • Caesars Forum • Las Vegas