Dave Simon joined Quandel consultants in 2020 after a 32-year career with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT). He served in many roles during that time, most recently as the Director of the Bureau of Transit, Local Roads, Railroads and Harbors. Dave managed numerous program activities that directed the development, implementation and financing of highway, transit, railroad, and waterway infrastructure projects. As a Director, and in his prior position as Chief of Railroads & Harbors, Dave worked extensively with all railroads that operate in Wisconsin and led many railroad related projects involving a wide variety of stakeholders throughout the state. His career also included engineering positions in highway design, traffic engineering, and roadside facilities.
Dave is a recognized transportation leader in the Midwest, with experience in planning, budget and finance, policy and standards development, project management, agency coordination, contract administration, applied technology, and engineering design with a focus on delivering complex transportation infrastructure projects and programs that are cost effective and tailored to efficiently meet the needs of all stakeholders. He appreciates the importance of listening to the concerns of clients, citizens, businesses, legislators, and other affected stakeholders and strives to provide them with the very best customer service possible.
Dave is excited to be part of the Quandel team. He is focusing on business development in the Midwest and making significant contributions to a wide variety of Quandel’s transportation projects.