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David Noyce Selected as T&DI Board's Official Nominee for the Four-Year Elected Position

Saturday, February 23, 2019

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T&DI Board of Governors have selected David A. Noyce, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, as the Official Nominee for the Four-Year Elected position on the FY20 Board. Additional nominees for the 4-year position on T&DI's Board of Governors may be submitted through a petition process, details on while are provided at the end of this announcement.

David Noyce is the Arthur F. Hawnn Professor of Transportation Engineering and Chair of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Wisconsin - Madison (UW-Madison). He also holds a joint appointment in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at UW-Madison. Dr. Noyce received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Civil and Environmental Engineering from UW-Madison in 1984 and 1995, respectively, and received his Ph.D. degree in Civil (Transportation) Engineering from Texas A&M University in 1999. Dr. Noyce is a registered Professional Engineer (License Number: 25726-6) in the state of Wisconsin.

Dr. Noyce has over 34 years of experience in transportation engineering including appointments in state government, private consulting, and academia. He began his career with the Illinois Department of Transportation where he immediately accepted leadership positions in the design and construction management of several significant civil engineering projects, including a steel bridge over the Mackinaw River and an urban section of Interstate Highway 39 through Bloomington, Illinois. After the successful completion of these projects, Dr. Noyce moved to the private sector accepting leadership positions in several consulting engineering firms. As managing director of Civil and Transportation Engineering services for a prominent Wisconsin-based firm, Dr. Noyce led a team of professional engineers, land surveyors, and technical staff in completing over 100 design projects including some of the most challenging projects in Wisconsin. Most notably, Dr. Noyce led the design and construction plan development for a network-critical environmentally sensitive segment of USH 51 in Madison, Wisconsin, including the geometric design and traffic signal operations at the highest traffic volume at-grade intersection in the city. He also was responsible for the civil engineering and transportation system design for the 450-acre American Center development in Madison, Wisconsin, now corporate headquarters for American Family Insurance and more than 100 other businesses.

Petition Process
Dr. Noyce was selected by the Board as their Official Nominee. Additional nominees for the 4-year position on T&DI's Board of Governors may be submitted through a petition process. To nominate someone through the petition process, you must submit a petition to the Institute Director which must be received no later than April 12, 2019, containing the signatures of 150 members in good standing of T&DI.  (Student members are not eligible to sign the petition.)  Accompanying the petition shall be a statement from the potential nominee indicating their willingness to stand for election if nominated and to serve if elected, along with a biographical statement highlighting their service to T&DI, ASCE, and other professional and technical organizations, and a photo of the person.  To be considered for the position on the Board of Governors, the nominee shall be a Member in good standing of T&DI and a member in good standing of ASCE at the time of nomination. Student members are not eligible for election to the Board of Governors. The petition, nominee's statement, biography, and photo shall be sent via email to the Institute Director, Muhammad Amer, M.ASCE at  and received no later than .