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Deputy Administrator for Operations/Chief Engineer

Tim Smith
Tim Smith hails from years as the MDOT SHA Director at the Office of Materials Technology and, more recently, as the district engineer of District 5 in southern Maryland.
He has set a goal to ensure that the Administration use technology and innovative approaches to address developing issues.
Tim Smith manages maintenance, construction, safety, emergency response, homeland security and district operations for the Administration. Additionally, he oversees the system preservation and safety capital programs. Deputy Administrator Smith is also responsible for the construction and materials testing programs, winter operations and operations of SHA’s seven districts.
Deputy Administrator Smith is a registered Professional Engineer in Maryland. He is a graduate of Virginia Tech University with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in civil engineering.