Michael Malloy joins WHPacific as Southwest Regional Director of Transportation
Mike Malloy, new southwest regional director of transportation of WHPacific's Albuquerque office.
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(June 5, 2014) – WHPacific, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Malloy, PE, as southwest regional director of transportation to the company’s Albuquerque office. Malloy will lead transportation efforts for WHPacific in the southwest region. He has more than 44 years’ experience in engineering, where he has led the administration, planning, and design of civil, transportation, water, wastewater, and environmental projects as well as the development and direction of Native American projects throughout the Southwest.
Previous to WHPacific, Malloy worked as a principal engineer at First Americans, LLC, a company he founded in 2010, which provides engineering services primarily to pueblo and tribal governments. Before starting First Americans, LLC, Malloy worked at Gannett Fleming, Inc. for 40 years, serving as president and chief executive officer of Gannet Fleming West, regional director of western operations, Chicago office manager, and staff engineer. His notable projects include the Railrunner alignment study and preliminary engineering from Bernalillo to Santa Fe, the runway 16-34 reconstruction at San Juan Pueblo Airport in Española, and the New Mexico State Route 509, Pueblo Pintado North location and corridor study.
Malloy holds a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from Michigan Technological University and is a registered professional engineer in eight states, including Arizona, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, New Jersey, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Wisconsin. He is currently the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of New Mexico board president and has been on the board of directors since 2006. In 2011, Malloy was elected ACEC member of the year. He is also on the board of directors for the American Road and Transportation Builders Association and previously served as president of the New Mexico Society of Professional Engineers and American Public Works Association of New Mexico. He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers.
“Michael comes to WHPacific with an impressive background in engineering and transportation that will be key in supporting and driving our transportation goals in the Southwest,” said Hal Keever, chief operating officer. “We are pleased to have him on board.”
WHPacific, Inc. helps public and private clients throughout the U.S. achieve success with even their most challenging projects. Our integrated professional services deliver excellent transportation, water resources, environment, development, facilities, and energy projects that are supported by our comprehensive construction/project management and surveying and scanning services. WHPacific is consistently ranked among the nation’s top 500 design companies by Engineering News Record, with our ranking for 2014 at 202. WHPacific, Inc. is 100 percent Native American-owned by NANA Development Corporation and certified by minority development councils throughout the western U.S.