for future meetings to Chris Rideout
Lewis Cooksey, P.E.
Director, Gwinnett DOT
Update on Gwinnett Department of Transportation
Lewis was named director of the Gwinnett Department of Transportation in October 2020. Gwinnett DOT hired Lewis as a project manager in 2008, and he subsequently rose through the ranks to engineering coordinator, deputy director and assistant director. Projects overseen by Lewis include the diverging diamond interchanges at I-85 at Pleasant Hill Road and I-85 at Jimmy Carter Boulevard, the widening of State Route 20 in Sugar Hill and the McGinnis Ferry Road bridge over I-85. Lewis is a registered Professional Engineer with over 25 years of experience in civil engineering. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering Technology from Kennesaw State University (fka Southern College of Technology) and earned an MBA from the University of Georgia. In addition to his service to the Transportation Department, Lewis also served as an assistant director in the Department of Water Resources.
Other Important Dates:
Registration Begins: Tuesday, September 28th, 2021 at 07:00am
Early Registration Ends: Wednesday, October 13th, 2021 at 11:59pm
(After this date, prices listed above will be an additional $5.)
Online Registration Closes: Thursday, October 14th, 2021 at 10:00pm
Direct your questions and comments for this event to Tori Brinkley (Victoria.Brinkley@wsp.com).