Lorena Echeverria de Misi serves as director of Professional Engineering Procurement Services.
She began her career with TxDOT in 1993 as an engineering assistant in the San Antonio District’s Bexar County Central Area Office. In 1998, she joined the private sector and worked on TxDOT projects involving planning, environmental assessment and schematics. She also developed plans, specifications and estimates (PS&E) for jobs in TxDOT’s Austin, Bryan, El Paso, Houston, San Antonio and Waco districts. She performed other transportation related work outside of the department.
In 2012, Echeverria de Misi returned to TxDOT as the Central Texas Regional Mobility (CTRMA) engineering liaison for the Austin District. She coordinated the planning, development and implementation of comprehensive development agreement and design-build projects between the TxDOT, CTRMA and the Federal Highway Administration. On Feb. 1, 2013 she was appointed director of the Austin District’s Transportation, Planning and Development.
Echeverria de Misi received a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Syracuse University in 1992 and a master’s in business administration from the University of Texas at San Antonio in 1996.
Contact Echeverria de Misi at (512) 416-2038 or by email.