Richard J. Meehan, PE is a Partner and Chief Engineer Richard has over 32 years’ experience in Transportation and Traffic Engineering and the study, design, and management of roadway and transportation projects and systems in the Metro Atlanta Area and in Georgia. Richard has wide-ranging experience in project management, roadway design, traffic engineering, and traffic analysis. He has managed numerous roadway design and transportation projects for state and county governments. Richard has also served as an expert witness on transportation and traffic engineering issues. Richard has also been a part of Lowe Engineers’ Public-Private Partnership teams that have operated the newly established cities in the Metro Atlanta region including serving as the first Public Works Director for both Dunwoody and Brookhaven and having a support role in Sandy Springs, Johns Creek, Milton, and Chattahoochee Hills teams.
Richard has a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering and Master’s Degree in Civil/Transportation Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology and an Executive MBA from Georgia State University. He is a graduate of the Atlanta Regional Commission’s Regional Leadership Program (RLI) and the City of Duluth L.E.A.D leadership program. He is a registered Professional Engineer is multiple states, a Level II Certified Plan Designer/Reviewer for Erosion & Sedimentation and holds current certifications for the GDOT Plan Development Process (PDP) and Locally Administered Projects (LAP).
Richard is actively involved in the American Society of Highway Engineers (ASHE) and has served on the board of the Georgia Section for over 13 years as the section Secretary, Treasurer and currently as the 2nd Vice President. He also serves on the ASHE National Finance Committee. Mr. Meehan is a past board member of the American Council of Engineering Companies of Georgia (ACEC-GA), and is also active in the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) and the Intelligent Transportation Society (ITS)
Richard is a 24-year resident of Duluth and lives there with his wife and daughter. Richard and his wife are expecting their second child in January. Mr. Meehan enjoys playing Ice Hockey year-round as part of the Atlanta Amateur Hockey League. He has served as a Boy Scout leader and merit badge counselor. His other interest includes history, traveling, skiing.