Congratulations to Tom Tate for being named the new Hampton Roads District Materials Engineer. Tom was promoted to this position on April 10. While working in the Hampton Roads District, he has held a variety of positions from pavement management engineer to senior materials engineer. Prior to joining the district, he served as the State Pavement Program Engineer for the Central Office Materials Division. Prior to joining VDOT, Tom was a Principal Materials Engineer for Law Engineering in Chesapeake, Virginia. He worked for Law for 12 years. He has a Bachelor of Civil Engineering degree from Georgia Tech. Also, Tom is a licensed Professional Engineer in the Commonwealth of Virginia and the State of North Carolina.
VAA looks forward to working with Tom in his new leadership role.