Brian manages the Development Services Market Area for the firm’s Portland office, providing services to private developers and organizations throughout the Pacific Northwest. With over 20 years of experience, Brian has an extensive history preparing transportation engineering/planning studies to support the permitting, design, and construction of development projects involving all types of land uses.
With equal exposure to private and public sector clients over his career, Brian has developed a reputation for working collaboratively, finding solutions to technically complex problems, and building consensus between involved agencies, clients, and stakeholders. With effective communication skills, he represents his clients' interests in a variety of public forums, whether it be making presentations to a neighborhood group, or providing professional representation at public hearings.
Brian’s credentials in this field of transportation are further supported by his past experiences in planning and design. His transportation planning experience covers the preparation of multi-modal transportation plans for dozens of communities and highway corridors throughout Oregon. As a designer, he has prepared design plans, cost estimates, and technical specifications for the construction of traffic signals, roundabouts, roadway signing and striping, and street lighting systems.
Brian has a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Santa Clara University and is a registered Professional Engineer in the States of Washington and Oregon. He is a regular contributor to the Oregon ICSC Alliance Program, and is a member of the Westside Economic Alliance, Clackamas County Business Alliance, and the Portland Business Alliance. He is also a very passionate electric vehicle advocate.