LAN Promotes Tyson Thomas to San Antonio Office Infrastructure Leader

Apr 5, 2017

Planning, engineering and program management firm Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN) promoted its Vice President E. Tyson Thomas, P.E., to the position of office infrastructure leader and regional manager. As the leader of LAN’s San Antonio infrastructure team, Thomas will be responsible for expanding the office’s water, wastewater and drainage services.

“Ty is a longtime LAN veteran,” said LAN President Dennis Petersen, P.E. “I’m excited about the leadership Ty will provide to our San Antonio office and clients, and I’m looking forward to a duplication of the long-term success he has achieved throughout his career.”

A civil engineer with nearly 40 years of experience, Thomas will add technical depth and leadership to LAN’s growing team in San Antonio. Since joining LAN in 1978, Thomas has served in a wide variety of roles, including water resources department manager and program management director. During his career, he has served numerous public sector clients as project and program manager for large infrastructure projects, including water supply and distribution systems, wastewater collection and treatment, pump stations, as well as port and marine engineering projects.

Thomas holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Texas Tech University, where he also serves as a member of the Civil, Environmental and Construction Engineering Academy and Advisory Council. He is a registered professional engineer in the states of Texas, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. He also has served in a number of nationally-renowned organizations, including the American Public Works Association, American Society of Civil Engineers, National/Texas Society of Professional Engineers, American Association of Port Authorities, and the Gulf Intracoastal Canal Association.