Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University
Mr. Ellis has more than 35 years of transportation planning and design experience in the public and private sectors. Previously, he served 19 years with a national engineering firm as a senior vice president in the following roles; San Antonio and Austin office leader, Houston office leader, central division president in the Texas region, and Southern California office leader overseeing the Los Angeles, San Diego and Orange County offices. Prior to that role, he worked for the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) for 17 years and served as a district engineer before entering the private sector.
Tom’s expertise is in developing and delivering surface transportation projects. He has worked with major public sector clients such as TxDOT, Harris County Toll Road Authority, Houston Metro, Alamo Regional Mobility Authority and Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority. Some of the notable projects that he has been involved with include the Ship Channel Bridge and US 290 Highway in the Houston region, I 410/US 281 Interchange in San Antonio, and the 6th St. Bridge in Los Angeles.