Shawn Leight, PE, PTOE, PTP, is Vice President and COO at CBB. Shawn oversees day-to-day project delivery for a wide range of transportation services and clients. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point and his Master of Science in Transportation Engineering at the University of Wisconsin at Madison..
1. The best vacation I have ever taken: Scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef.
2. Aside from my role at CBB, my other job is: Keeping up with three kids, teaching with the Washington University/UMSL Joint Engineering Program, and being President of ITE.
3. If I could have dinner with anyone from history, it would be: George Washington. I’d like to talk with him about his challenges as Commanding General and President of the United States, thank him for his leadership, and show him how much things have changed in this great country he was so instrumental in establishing!.
4. The sport I most enjoy watching is, and my favorite team is: Go Army! Beat Navy!
5. My favorite thing about working at CBB: We make a real and positive difference in the communities that we work in.
Favorite quote: “Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly” –John F. Kennedy
#FeatureFriday is back! CBB was excited to participate in the CyclingSavvy class in St. Louis this summer. This is a three part course that teaches cyclists mindful principles of bicycling, for safe travel. We participated in the course with other members of the community, including the City of St. Louis and Terrain Magazine. The course isContinue Reading
This week our #FeatureFriday is the March edition of the CBB Green Light! Each month we publish information about a project, a service area, a staff member, and what we have been up to in the community! Check out our recent edition here: http://us11.campaign-archive2.com/?u=b6f2cc006b49945bc4e30dc6c&id=62b7031704 Be sure to check our Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn for copies eachContinue ReadingContinue Reading
October is the American Planning Association’s National Community Planning Month! This year’s theme is Healthy Communities, Healthy People. Every day our team works to provide traffic engineering and transportation planning solutions for safer, more sustainable, and economically vibrant communities. We at CBB understand the impacts transportation infrastructure plays on community health, and work with communities to assessContinue Reading
For our Feature Friday, we are going to take you to O’Fallon, MO. Located west of St. Louis, this is the largest municipality in St. Charles County (according to the 2010 census). O’Fallon is also located near two critical connections within the St. Louis region: Interstate 70 and Interstate 64. With good access within theContinue Reading
The cold weather has everyone at CBB yearning for spring and warmer temperatures, and all the exciting things that come with that season. On a nice day, many St. Louis residents will venture to Forest Park to visit the Zoo (3rd best in the world!), hit the links, visit the St. Louis Art Museum orContinue ReadingContinue Reading
You may notice more foot traffic tomorrow, October 8, 2014, as parents and children alike participate in International Walk to School Day. This day encourages communities, parents, and children to establish ongoing walking and cycling programs. While there are many benefits of an active commute to school, the element of fun for you and yourContinue ReadingContinue Reading
It’s that time of year again; every store is completely sold out of # 2 pencils, your Facebook or Twitter feed are filled with ‘first day of school pictures,’ and yellow school buses are starting to appear on streets in your neighborhood. Yes, the dreaded or loved (dependent on who you talk to) back toContinue ReadingContinue Reading
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