Congratulations to John Kennedy, Northeastern Alumnus and Senior Principal and co-founder of VHB, who was recently elected as the 2014 International Vice President of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE). Mr. Kennedy has over 40 years of active professional experience as a traffic engineer, 38 years of active membership in ITE, including elected leadership positions at the Chapter, Section, District and International levels, and currently serves on the Industrial Advisory Board for the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Next year Mr. Kennedy will advance to President of ITE and continue to work towards his vision for the institute to be the internationally recognized source for transportation knowledge, practice and publications for practicing engineers and planners.