Michael Agnew, PE
Senior Transportation Engineer
Michael joined Neel-Schaffer in 2011 and serves as a Senior Transportation Engineer in the firm’s Nashville (TN) office.
Michael has more than 30 years of experience in the management and development of roadway projects. Prior to Neel-Schaffer, he worked for the Tennessee Department of Transportation. His work for TDOT included 11 years managing TDOT’s Design Standards Section and 10 years managing the Design Division’s QA/QC group.
While at TDOT, he was involved in the development of the I-40 SmartFIX40 project in Knoxville and served as the design manager for the I-40/Briley Parkway Interchange in West Nashville. As manager of the Design Standards Section, he was responsible for the development and maintenance of the Roadway Design Standard Drawings, Roadway Design Guidelines and Instructional Bulletins, the Design Division Drainage Manual and the Traffic Design Manual. During his final year at TDOT, he was responsible for the management of ITS, Signal, and Standards Office within the Design Division, and served as the chair for the department’s ITS Coordinating Committee.