John Saunders, PE

Director, Engineering/Transportation

With nearly 30 years of experience, John Saunders, PE, has a proven track record of successfully managing and leading transportation teams and high-profile projects. He specializes in highway design project management for limited-access highway projects and all aspects of roadway plan development, including planning, design, and post-design services. John has been involved in the development and design of multi-lane mainline toll facilities ranging from high-speed express lanes to one-way ramp plazas to all-electronic toll collection facilities. He has served as Project Manager on many major projects, such as the I-10/I-95 interchange reconstruction in Jacksonville, Florida, and express lanes and all-electronic toll conversion for the Veterans Expressway in Hillsborough County, Florida. Leading GAI’s Tampa office, John focuses his client service efforts on Florida Department of Transportation District Seven and Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise.