Tennessee Municipal Services Manager
Whitney joined Neel-Schaffer in 2019 and serves as the Municipal Services Manager for the firm’s Tennessee operations.
Based in the firm’s Nashville office, Whitney has 10 years of experience, including nine with the Tennessee Department of Transportation.
Whitney leads Neel-Schaffer’s efforts to provide complete assistance to local governments and municipalities for all their project needs, including funding, procurement and delivery.
Prior to joining Neel-Schaffer, Whitney managed TDOT’s Local Programs Development Office for six years. In that role she developed and wrote Local Programs policies and procedures based on state and federal rules. She managed 17 grant programs utilized by local governments and engineering firms, monitored and interpreted state and federal laws, rules and guidelines, and participated in and wrote state and national case studies reports. She also oversaw 600 individual infrastructure projects totaling over $250 million statewide, and fostered relationships with metropolitan planning organizations, elected officials, and key decision makers statewide.