Victor M. Mendez, federal agency administrator. Registered professional engineer in civil. engineering, Arizona. Named Leader of Year in Public Policy in Transportation, Arizona Capitol Times, 2008. Member of American Public Works Association.
Mendez, Victor M. was born in 1957.
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University Texas, El Paso, 1980. Master of Business Administration, Arizona State University, Tempe, 1994.
Engineer United States Forest Service, Oregon, Arizona Department Transportation (ADOT), 1985, engineering supervisor, assistant state engineer Statewide Project Management, deputy state engineer Valley Transportation Group, 1997—1999, deputy director, 1999—2001, director, 2001—2009. Administrator Federal Highway Administration United States Department Transportation, Washington, since 2009. President Western Association State Highway and Transportation Officials, 2007, American Association State Highway and Transportation Officials, 2007, chair standing committee research, chair operations council of standing committee on highways, chair Transportation Research Board/National Cooperative Highway Research Program oversight group for Long-Term Pavement Performance program.