A leader in engineering and consulting services providing innovative infrastructure solutions.
Michael Baker International, a leading provider of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management, has been solving some of the world’s most complex infrastructure challenges for more than 80 years with a legacy of expertise, experience, innovation and integrity.
Based in Pittsburgh and with nearly 100 offices nationwide, we partner with clients on everything from roads, bridges, tunnels, mass transit, and airports, to water treatment plants, arctic oil pipelines, environmental restoration and specialized overseas construction. We serve as a trusted adviser to the communities we serve, making them safer, more accessible, more sustainable and more prosperous.
We provide visionary leadership in facilitating transformational change for our clients. Our work delivers differentiating innovations and dedicated experts who challenge the status quo and share a world of diverse experience and an impassioned entrepreneurial spirit. We deliver quality of life.
We Make a Difference.
To be the best professional services company in the industry, where We Make a Difference by continuously innovating and delivering outstanding service to our clients and providing our people with fulfilling careers where they attain personal and professional satisfaction and make a demonstrable difference in the communities in which we live and serve.
Our purpose is to demonstrate how We Make a Difference by continuously innovating and improving our service to our clients, our people and the communities we serve.
We accomplish this by:
The leadership team of Michael Baker International is committed to serving our clients, meeting the needs of our people and growing our business.
Brian A. Lutes
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Communications and Marketing Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Malcolm Dougherty , P.E.
Senior Vice President and West Regional Director
George Guszcza , CCM
Senior Vice President and National Federal Director
Magdy M. Hagag , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Northeast Regional Director
President, Consulting and Technology Solutions
James E. Koch , Ph.D., P.E.
President, Federal Programs and Services
Jeffery R. Kullman , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Mountain Regional Director
Chief Human Resource Officer
Tommy Montgomery , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Southern Regional Director
Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel
John Walsh , P.E.
Senior Vice President and Mid-Atlantic Regional Director
Kenton Zinn , P.E., S.E.
Michael Baker International remains at the forefront of the A/E/C industry, setting new standards for performance and innovation. Our thought leaders are experts in their respective fields and offer valuable insights that drive transformative change for our clients and our world.
John Alberghini , P.E.
Federal Lead, Navy
Mohamed Bagha , P.E., PMP, CFM
Southern Regional Practice Lead, Water
Kirsten Bowen , P.E.
Practice Lead, Freight Rail
Fatma Ciloglu , Ph.D., P.E.
Practice Lead, Geotechnical
Juan Contreras , P.E.
Senior Vice President of Business Development, Southern Region
Office Executive, Emergency Management and Response
John Hurley , P.E., PMP
National Market Lead, Army Programs
Brian Kozy , Ph.D., P.E.
Senior Vice President and National Practice Lead, Bridge
David Liebgold , P.E., P.P.
Office Executive – Newark, New Jersey
Brian G. May
Federal Lead, Air Force
Alicia McConnell , P.E., sUAS
Program Manager, UAS
Lorna Parkins , FAICP
Office Executive – Richmond, Virginia
Regional Federal Lead, Army
Mo Shaik , P.E., PMP, DBIA, GISP, CFM
Program Manager, Design-Build QAM Services
Matt Smith , P.E.
Practice Lead, C/AV & Emerging Technologies
Federal Markets Lead
Niek Veraart , AICP, ASLA, ENV SP
Senior Vice President and National Practice Lead, Planning
Senior Vice President of Consulting and Technology Solutions
Jake Watson , P.E., S.E.
National Market Lead, Federal Civilian Programs
Tom Zagorski , P.E.
Senior Vice President and National Practice Lead, Construction Services
The award-winning projects below represent only a handful of the many initiatives we undertake to help solve the world’s most complex challenges with our full continuum of capabilities in engineering, planning and consulting.
Jacksonville Regional Transit Center Project Wins Multiple ACEC AwardsMORE INFO
Michael Baker's Work on the Peachtree Parkway Pedestrian Bridge is Recognized with Honor Award from ACEC GeorgiaMORE INFO
I-15 Southbound Design-Build Project Wins ACEC Utah Grand AwardMORE INFO
Pennsylvania Mobility Partnerships Project Earns ACEC Pennsylvania Engineering Excellence AwardMORE INFO
Winona Bridge Project Wins 2021 International Bridge Conference AwardMORE INFO
Michael Baker's Work on Interstate 880 in Alameda is Recognized with Merit Award from ACEC CaliforniaMORE INFO
Michael Baker Receives APA National Planning Honor Award for West Point Clinton District Area Development PlanMORE INFO
Pueblo Viejo District Implementation Strategy Plan Honored by APA Inland Empire Section with Urban Design AwardMORE INFO
We develop and manage processes that drive safety, productivity, efficiency and cost-effectiveness in support of organizational growth.
We must never stand still; we commit to our work with passion and constantly strive for excellence.
Michael Baker International embraces the philosophy that we are stronger together. Our Pack knows "why" we work together. Our Pack members share a passion for one another, make sacrifices for a common objective and truly care for and trust one another. Our Pack is both competitive and fearless and able to greet each challenge as an opportunity. Our Pack is empathetic and selfless.
We may act autonomously at times; however, we remain unified. Our Pack is efficient and effective. It considers the well-being of others and understands the importance of health, family and community. Our Pack helps those in need and treats others as we would want to be treated. Our Pack values loyalty, inclusiveness, diversity and equality. Our Pack is direct, transparent, candid, honest and humble and demonstrates uncompromising integrity.
Michael Baker International’s Chairman’s Award, our Company’s highest honor, was established in 2018 to recognize employees who exemplify our Wolf Pack philosophy—that we are stronger together—and who have made exemplary contributions to our Company.
We partner with the nonprofit Bridges to Prosperity to provide access to basic services in isolated communities worldwide.
Our Pittsburgh office collected more than 3,500 cans and bottled water for the Salvation Army as part of a competition hosted by CANstruction – Pittsburgh.
In our annual Green Commute Challenge, employees documented almost 28,000 “green miles” which saved about 980 gallons of fuel.