John Fowler Joins HNTB as Northeast Florida Design Leader
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – John Fowler, PE, joined HNTB Corporation as Northeast Florida design leader, based in the firm’s Jacksonville office. He is responsible for leading HNTB’s design efforts in Northeast Florida, working with the Florida Department of Transportation and various municipal agencies on transportation preservation and capacity projects.
With nearly 15 years of industry experience, Fowler has served as project manager and engineer-of-record on a variety of infrastructure projects. In addition, John served as a technical expert in pavement management.
“John’s practical, hands-on design experience, coupled with his proven ability to provide technical support to other engineers, makes him an outstanding addition to our team,” said Frank O’Dea, PE, HNTB vice president and group director–engineering. “He has provided leadership for a number of transportation projects that enhance mobility and safety for Floridians, and will continue that excellence as a member of HNTB’s Northeast Florida team.”
Prior to joining HNTB, Fowler served as district roadway design engineer for FDOT District 3. In that role, he was responsible for the delivery of 42 projects during his three-year tenure. Additionally, he served in FDOT’s central office in Tallahassee, where he was responsible for the department’s pavement management program and worked with districts throughout Florida.
Fowler earned a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from the University of Central Florida.
In Northeast Florida, HNTB has been or is currently involved with some of the region’s significant infrastructure projects, including FDOT’s award-winning Sister’s Creek Bridge and I-95/S.R. 202 Interchange Operation Improvements in Jacksonville for FDOT; First Coast Flyer Southwest Bus Rapid Transit project for the Jacksonville Transportation Authority; and the Southwest 62nd Boulevard Connector project for the City of Gainesville.
HNTB Corporation is an employee-owned infrastructure solutions firm serving public and private owners and construction contractors. With more than a century of service in the United States and more than 60 years in Florida, HNTB continues to grow in size and service offerings to clients from 13 office locations, currently employing approximately 460 full-time professionals in the state. HNTB understands the life cycle of infrastructure and addresses clients’ most complex technical, financial and operational challenges. Professionals nationwide deliver a full range of infrastructure-related services, including award-winning planning, design, program management and construction management. For more information, visit www.hntb.com.