Alumnus Paul Trombino being Considered to Lead Federal Highway Administration


Pres. Donald Trump has put forth UWM alumnus Paul Trombino III, B.S. Engineering ‘95, for consideration to lead the Federal Highway Administration, within the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Since December 2016, Trombino has been president of McClure Engineering Company, an Iowa-based civil engineering firm focused on transportation, aviation, water, and structures projects.

Trombino served as director of the Iowa Department of Transportation from 2011-16. Prior to that, he worked 17 years for the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, where he was bureau director and operations director of the highway division.

He was president of American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials from 2015-16 and vice chair of the Transportation Research Board Executive Committee in 2016.

Read the White House brief.