A leader in engineering and consulting services providing innovative infrastructure solutions.
Michael Baker International, a leading provider of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management, has been solving some of the world’s most complex infrastructure challenges for more than 80 years with a legacy of expertise, experience, innovation and integrity.
Based in Pittsburgh and with nearly 100 offices nationwide, we partner with clients on everything from roads, bridges, tunnels, mass transit, and airports, to water treatment plants, arctic oil pipelines, environmental restoration and specialized overseas construction. We serve as a trusted adviser to the communities we serve, making them safer, more accessible, more sustainable and more prosperous.
We provide visionary leadership in facilitating transformational change for our clients. Our work delivers differentiating innovations and dedicated experts who challenge the status quo and share a world of diverse experience and an impassioned entrepreneurial spirit. We deliver quality of life.
We Make a Difference.
To be the best professional services company in the industry, where We Make a Difference by continuously innovating and delivering outstanding service to our clients and providing our people with fulfilling careers where they attain personal and professional satisfaction and make a demonstrable difference in the communities in which we live and serve.
Our purpose is to demonstrate how We Make a Difference by continuously innovating and improving our service to our clients, our people and the communities we serve.
We accomplish this by:
The leadership team of Michael Baker International is committed to serving our clients, meeting the needs of our people and growing our business.
Brian A. Lutes
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Communications Officer
Michael Brescia , P.E.
Chief Operating Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Technology Officer
James E. Koch , Ph.D., P.E.
Chief Human Resource Officer
Mike Sidani , P.E., PMP
Chief Project Delivery Officer
Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel
Michael J. Conaboy , P.E.
Senior Vice President and West Regional Director
Juan Contreras , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Gulf Coast Regional Director
George Guszcza , CCM
Senior Vice President and National Federal Director
Magdy M. Hagag , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Northeast Regional Director
Jeffery R. Kullman , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Mountain Regional Director
Tommy Montgomery , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Southeast Regional Director
John Walsh , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Mid-Atlantic Regional Director
Kenton Zinn , P.E., S.E.
Senior Vice President and Great Lakes Regional Director
Michael Baker International remains at the forefront of the A/E/C industry, setting new standards for performance and innovation. Our thought leaders are experts in their respective fields and offer valuable insights that drive transformative change for our clients and our world.
John Alberghini , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Federal Lead, Navy
Mohamed Bagha , P.E., PMP, CFM
Gulf Coast Regional Practice Lead, Water
Kirsten Bowen , P.E.
Specialty Practice Lead, Freight Rail
Stephen Browning , P.E.
Senior Vice President – Federal Markets
H. Daniel Cessna , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Practice Lead, Transportation
Fatma Ciloglu , Ph.D., P.E.
Specialty Practice Lead, Geotechnical
Suad Cisic , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Practice Lead, Water
Jeff Clevenger , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Practice Lead, Design-Build
Malcolm Dougherty , P.E.
Senior Vice President and National Practice Executive
Office Executive, Emergency Management and Response
Kimberly Guice , P.E.
Project Manager, Bridge and 2020 WTS Member of the Year
Brian Kozy , Ph.D., P.E.
Senior Vice President and Practice Lead, Bridge
Brian G. May
Senior Vice President and Federal Lead, Air Force
Alicia McConnell , P.E., sUAS
Program Manager, UAS
Lorna Parkins , FAICP
Vice President, Transportation Planning
Regional Federal Lead, Army
Mo Shaik , P.E., PMP, DBIA, GISP, CFM
Program Manager, Design-Build QAM Services
Matt Smith , P.E.
Specialty Practice Lead, C/AV & Emerging Technologies
Senior Vice President and Federal Markets Lead
Niek Veraart , AICP, ASLA, ENV SP
Senior Vice President and Practice Lead, Planning
Jake Watson , P.E., S.E.
Senior Vice President, Federal Operations
Tom Zagorski , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Practice Lead, Construction Services
The award-winning projects below represent only a handful of the many initiatives we undertake to help solve the world’s most complex challenges with our full continuum of capabilities in engineering, planning and consulting.
Michael Baker's Work on Interstate 880 in Alameda is Recognized with Merit Award from ACEC CaliforniaMORE INFO
Michael Baker Receives APA National Planning Honor Award for West Point Clinton District Area Development PlanMORE INFO
Pueblo Viejo District Implementation Strategy Plan Honored by APA Inland Empire Section with Urban Design AwardMORE INFO
Sustainability Plan for the Custom and Border Protection’s Advanced Training Center Recognized with Honor Award from the American Planning AssociationMORE INFO
Menifee Comprehensive Plan Development Code Update is the APA Inland Empire Section’s Overall Winner in the Best Practices CategoryMORE INFO
Cow Camp Road Bridge over Gobernadora Canyon is ASCE Orange County’s Project of the YearMORE INFO
Spring Lake Dam Receives ACEC Mississippi Engineering Excellence Honor AwardMORE INFO
Winona Bridge Project Recognized with 2019 ACEC Georgia Honor AwardMORE INFO
We develop and manage processes that drive safety, productivity, efficiency and cost-effectiveness in support of organizational growth.
We must never stand still; we commit to our work with passion and constantly strive for excellence.
Michael Baker International embraces the philosophy that we are stronger together. Our Pack knows "why" we work together. Our Pack members share a passion for one another, make sacrifices for a common objective and truly care for and trust one another. Our Pack is both competitive and fearless and able to greet each challenge as an opportunity. Our Pack is empathetic and selfless.
We may act autonomously at times; however, we remain unified. Our Pack is efficient and effective. It considers the well-being of others and understands the importance of health, family and community. Our Pack helps those in need and treats others as we would want to be treated. Our Pack values loyalty, inclusiveness, diversity and equality. Our Pack is direct, transparent, candid, honest and humble and demonstrates uncompromising integrity.
Michael Baker International’s Chairman’s Award, our Company’s highest honor, was established in 2018 to recognize employees who exemplify our Wolf Pack philosophy—that we are stronger together—and who have made exemplary contributions to our Company.
We partner with the nonprofit Bridges to Prosperity to provide access to basic services in isolated communities worldwide.
Our Pittsburgh office collected more than 3,500 cans and bottled water for the Salvation Army as part of a competition hosted by CANstruction – Pittsburgh.
In our annual Green Commute Challenge, employees documented almost 28,000 “green miles” which saved about 980 gallons of fuel.