Michael Baker International Commits to Growth in Tampa Region with Appointment of Beth Steimle to Office Executive

Firm Positions Itself to Support Expanding Client Base and Projected Municipal, District and Regional Design-Build Projects

Location: Pittsburgh
Date: January 17, 2017

Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, today announced that Beth Steimle, P.E.,  has joined the firm as Vice President and Office Executive in Tampa, Fla. In this role, Ms. Steimle will support the office’s expansion through the growth of a balanced portfolio of clients and the addition of new markets and capabilities, bringing the full range of the firm’s expertise to the region to support projected billion-dollar design-build projects. She also will oversee office personnel and manage the day-to-day operations of 26 team members.
 
Ms. Steimle brings to Michael Baker 15 years of experience in engineering with a special focus in the transportation industry. She excels in the creation of high-quality solutions that are delivered on time and on budget.  Her expertise extends to design-build-finance projects, contract management, bridge engineering and rehabilitation, roadway improvement, post-design services and budget planning.
 
“Beth is a proven leader with an extensive range of experience managing people, growing client relationships and securing and delivering multi-million dollar projects,” said Jennifer Lewis, Michael Baker Southeast Region Director. “With design-build projects totaling $4 billion planned for this region, Beth’s capabilities, personal drive and hands-on knowledge will ensure We Make a Difference for the clients and communities that will benefit from these programs.”
 
Previously, Ms. Steimle served as an associate vice president of T.Y. Lin International in Tampa where she was responsible for managing the largest design-build-finance project in District 6 with construction costs estimated at $800 million.
 
Ms. Steimle earned a Master of Science degree and a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from West Virginia University.
 
About Michael Baker International
Michael Baker International is a leading global provider of engineering and consulting services, which include planning, architectural, environmental, construction, program management, and full life-cycle support services as well as information technology and communications services and solutions. The company provides its comprehensive range of services and solutions in support of U.S. federal, state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients.  Michael Baker International has more than 6,000 employees in more than 90 locations across the U.S. and internationally. To learn more, visit www.mbakerintl.com.
 
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