Kevin J. Thibault, P.E., Secretary of the Florida Department of Transportation

Kevin J. Thibault, P.E.

Kevin J. Thibault, P.E. was named Secretary of the Florida Department of Transportation by Governor Ron DeSantis on January 18, 2019. As Secretary, Thibault oversees the lead agency in state government with the statutory responsibility (s. 20.23, F.S.)  to coordinate the planning and development of a safe, viable, and balanced transportation system serving all regions of the state, and to assure the compatibility of all components, including multimodal facilities.

Thibault most recently served as the Southeast Regional Senior Vice President of TranSystems Corporation and has extensive experience in state government having previously served in senior leadership positions with the Florida Department of Transportation for more than 16 years.

Thibault received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.

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