Executive Vice President of Rail Infrastructure
Adrian is responsible for overseeing the design, engineering and construction of the rail system and station platforms and managing the team of engineers and contractors in charge of completing system improvements. Adrian is also responsible for managing the schedule, implementation of safety measures including positive train control and environmental oversight.
With more than 30 years in the transportation industry, Adrian brings extensive passenger rail experience and leadership to Brightline. He previously served as HNTB Corporation Florida District Leader and Program Manager for the All Aboard Florida project. While at HNTB Corporation, Adrian served as the Florida High Speed Rail Project Manager where he assisted the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) in its application and strategic planning process for the Orlando-Miami and Tampa-Orlando-Miami segments. He’s also worked on dozens of infrastructure projects, ranging from bridges to toll lanes to highways.
Adrian holds a Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering from Tulane University and a Masters of Business Administration from Northeastern University. He is a Professional Engineer in Florida (1999) and previously served as the Chair of the Transportation Committee of the Florida Institute of Consulting Engineers (FICE) while leading several subcommittees over the past decade. In 2012, Adrian was awarded the prestigious Ben Watts Partnership Award by FDOT.
Adrian has been married to his wife Geanne for 24 years. They have three children.