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
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
James E. Koch , Ph.D., P.E.
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel
Dennis Berlien , P.E.
President of Sustainable and Resilient Solutions
President, Consulting and Technology Solutions
Brian G. May , Col, USAF (Ret)
President, Federal Programs and Services
Eric Ostfeld , P.E.
President, Design-Build Services
Kenton Zinn , P.E., S.E.
George Guszcza , D.Eng, CPEM, CCM
Chief Transformation Officer
Paul Gluck , P.E., PMP, DBIA
Senior Vice President and Great Lakes Regional Director
Magdy M. Hagag , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Northeast Regional Director
Trudi Lim , P.E., LEED AP
Senior Vice President and Western Regional Director
Tommy Montgomery , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Southern Regional Director
John Walsh , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Mid-Atlantic Regional Director
Todd Heino , P.E.
Senior Vice President – Business Development
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.
National Market Lead, Navy
Mohamed Bagha , P.E., PMP, CFM
Southern Regional Practice Lead, Water
Kirsten Bowen , P.E.
Practice Lead, Freight Rail
Fatma Ciloglu , Ph.D., P.E.
Practice Lead, Geotechnical
Office Executive, Emergency Management and Response
National Market Lead, U.S. Air Force and U.S. Space Force
Tony Hunley , P.E., S.E., Ph.D.
National Director, Bridge Services
John Hurley , P.E., PMP
National Market Lead, Army
Brian Kozy , Ph.D., P.E.
National Technical Director, Bridge Services
National Practice Lead – Water
David Liebgold , P.E., P.P.
Practice Lead, Traffic Engineering/Intelligent Transportation Systems
Lorna Parkins , FAICP
Office Executive – Richmond, Virginia
Mo Shaik , P.E., PMP, DBIA, GISP, CFM
Office Manager – Charleston, West Virginia
Niek Veraart , AICP, ASLA, ENV SP
National Practice Lead, Planning
Thomas (Tom) Zagorski , P.E.
National 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.
Pennsylvania Mobility Partnerships Project Earns ACEC Pennsylvania Engineering Excellence AwardMORE INFO
I-15 Southbound Design-Build Project Wins ACEC Utah Grand AwardMORE INFO
Michael Baker's Work on the Peachtree Parkway Pedestrian Bridge is Recognized with Honor Award from ACEC GeorgiaMORE INFO
Jacksonville Regional Transit Center Project Wins Multiple ACEC AwardsMORE INFO
Michael Baker's Work on Interstate 880 in Alameda is Recognized with Merit Award from ACEC CaliforniaMORE 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
Menifee Comprehensive Plan Development Code Update is the APA Inland Empire Section’s Overall Winner in the Best Practices CategoryMORE INFO
When it comes to serving our clients, we are passionate about making the world a better place through our designs, innovations and practices.
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.