Thomas Tinlin



Tom leads our talented group of transportation planners and civil engineers in helping clients realize their visions. Being at the center of mobility and transportation in Boston for the past 30 years, Tom has a unique perspective on the merits and challenges facing development projects. Tom works with our exceptional team to deliver modern sustainable development projects in a seamless manner.

Tom was the longest serving Commissioner of the Boston Transportation Department in the City’s history and also served as MassDOT’s Highway Administrator. His leadership in rolling out the All Electronic Tolling Conversion along the MassPike, as well as other complicated projects, garnered Tom the American Public Works Association’s Professional Transportation Manager of the Year Award. Tom also received the Ray LaHood Award from the Women’s Transportation Seminar (WTS) for his advocacy in advancing women in transportation.