Mr. Ford is a licensed Professional Engineer in New York State. He earned a B.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Clarkson University and an MBA from Syracuse University. For over 33 years he was employed by the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) where he held several positions related to transportation construction and operations management. During that time, Mr. Ford served for 11 years as Regional Director for the NYSDOT Central Region. In that capacity, he was responsible for planning, design, construction and maintenance for the 6-county region. He also oversaw an annual 100-million-dollar capital program and supervised around 600 professional and operational employees. At JMT of New York, Mr. Ford serves as Construction Manager and Asset Management Project Manager for the firm’s Upstate New York offices. With experience in pavement and bridge management, he has developed an interest in working with municipal officials to help them utilize technology for improvement of their asset management practices.