VDOT has announced the selection of Ms. Susan Keen, P.E. as the new State Location and Design Engineer.
With 25 years of experience, Susan has held the position of Assistant State Location and Design Engineer in VDOT’s Central Office responsible for VDOT’s roadway, hydraulics and traffic design teams and has oversight responsibilities in Staunton and Culpeper Districts. Recently she has served as the L&D Division’s lead for SMART SCALE including validation and project development tracking. Prior to her tenure in Central Office, Susan spent two (2) years as the District Location and Design Engineer in Richmond District, fifteen (15) years working in the consultant engineering industry, five (5) years in the construction industry and one (1) year as an engineer in VDOT’s Staunton District. She holds a B.S. in Engineering from Bob Jones University in South Carolina, and is a registered Professional Engineer in the Commonwealth of Virginia and is also a graduate of the AASHTO National Transportation Leadership Institute and the NC State Entrepreneurial Program in Construction Project Management.