Tucson, Ariz. (Aug. 22, 2012)- Mike Smejkal recently joined Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) as director of engineering.
Smejkal manages all civil engineering activities related to airfield and landside development for Tucson International Airport and Ryan Airfield.
A former project manager for Crawford, Murphy and Tilly, Inc., Smejkal brings 13 years of experience with airport engineering projects. He worked with airports of all sizes across the nation on projects such as complex airfield programs, utility projects, roadways, drainage and pavement management. Smejkal holds bachelor's and master's degrees in civil engineering from the University of Illinois and is a registered civil engineer in Arizona and additional states.
"I'm excited to join the TAA team, which has a great reputation in the industry. I look forward to maintaining and improving the infrastructure of the airports so they can continue to serve as growth engines for the community," Smejkal said.