Mr. Litzinger has more than 35 years of experience in the successful planning and design of public and private civil engineering projects that range from conceptual phases through construction. After initially starting his career in the public sector at Caltrans District 4, he transitioned to the private sector where he expanded his experience from highways to include municipal, residential, commercial, schools, pedestrian bridges and rail (UPRR, VTA LRT, BART, Caltrain, CA High Speed Rail). He is currently with HNTB, a national engineering firm, where he started the San Jose design office in 2000 and has served a variety of roles in department management, office operations and sales, office leadership and management, and project delivery. Mr. Litzinger is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the American Public Works Association (APWA), and the Institute for Transportation Engineers (ITE). He served in various leadership positions in the South Bay Transportation Officials Association (SBTOA) – the local branch of ITE.
Mr. Litzinger earned a Master of Business Administration from Santa Clara University and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Texas A&M University. He is a registered professional engineer in California, Hawaii, and Texas as well as a certified Project Management Professional.