Standing, left to right: Dick Wolsfeld, Casey Wagner, Bob McIntire
Sitting, left to right: Butch Eads, Dana Waymire, Frank Transue, John Bushman, K. Nam Shiu, Mary Smith, Steve Cebra
Walker’s corporate structure includes a Board of Directors consisting of a Chairman, four employee Directors and four outside Directors. The outside directors provide guidance and oversight to the corporation and also chair the Audit, Compensation and Executive Committees of the Board.
Current Members of the Board of Directors are:
JOHN K. BUSHMAN, P.E., CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD. President since 1998 and Chief Executive Officer since 2003, John previously served as East Region Managing Director, and prior to that was Managing Principal in the Denver and Tampa offices. John started his career with Walker in 1980 in the Kalamazoo, MI office where he served as Director of Operations.
STEPHEN A. CEBRA, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Walker’s International Division. Steve joined Walker in 1980 and helped establish the Philadelphia (1982), Boston (1993) and New York City (2012) offices. Steve has served as Managing Principal and Director of Business Development.
EMANUEL J. EADS, Retired President and CEO, Central Parking Corporation. Butch has over 35 years of experience in the parking and transportation industry. He held numerous management positions within Central Parking Corporation including both domestic and international operations. Butch founded and is the Principal of Eads Associates, LLC in Nashville, TN.
ROBERT A. MCINTIRE, ESQ., Retired Senior Vice President and General Counsel of RTKL. Bob became General Counsel for RTKL Associates in 1999 where he managed litigation, negotiated and drafted contracts, and oversaw legal matters.
NAM SHIU, P.E., S.E., Senior Vice President, Senior Director of Restoration Resources Group. Nam joined Walker in 1998. Previously served as Sr. Project Manager and Principal in the Restoration Resources Group.
MARY S. SMITH, P.E., Senior Vice President and Director of Parking Consulting. Mary joined Walker in 1975. Mary has served in numerous capacities including Design Engineer, Project Manager, and Senior Parking Consultant. She has authored countless articles and white papers, including Parking Structures: Planning, Design, Construction Maintenance & Repair (now in the 3rd edition).
FRANK M. TRANSUE, P.E., S.E., Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Directors. Frank joined Walker in 1968 in Kalamazoo, MI. He opened the Elgin office in 1972 and served as Managing Principal and Central Region Managing Director. Frank served as Chief Executive Officer 1993 to 2003 and Chairman of the Board from 1999-2014.
KENNETH C. WAGNER, P.E., Senior Vice President, West Region Managing Director and Managing Principal of the Houston office. Casey joined Walker in 1996 as a Design Engineer in the Elgin, IL office. Previously served as Director of Operations in Austin and Houston offices.
DANA M. WAYMIRE, CPA, Chief Financial Officer, Perkins+Will. Dana has over 25 years of experience in the design and professional services industries. She held various executive level positions during her tenure at HOK, EDAW and AECOM including Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer.
RICHARD P. WOLSFELD, P.E., Vice-Chairman of AECOM’s North America Transportation business line. Dick has responsibility for major project pursuits, mergers and acquisitions. He was a founding partner of the transportation firm BRW in Minneapolis, MN.