ELIA NUNEZ, PE
Ms. Nunez has 19 years of engineering and project management experience. As Assistant Vice President for WSP for Transit and Rail in South Florida, Elia is currently managing large transit Project Development and Environment studies. She is also leading the Municipal Services Market for the SE region and recently won projects with the City of Miami, Town of Medley, Monroe County, Town of Miami Lakes, and City of Coral Gables.
Ms. Nunez previously managed the Public Works and Capital Projects for the City of Miami and held the Public Works Director position at the Town of Miami Lakes. She has demonstrated success in managing architectural and engineering projects for the State, County, Municipality, and Private sectors throughout the years. She has extensive experience in transportation and infrastructure designs (highway/roadway, drainage systems, signalization, signing, utility, pavement markings and lighting). She has a proven ability to implement standards and procedures that have improved department and business functionality. She has developed and maintained strong client relationships.
Ms. Nunez is very involved in the Kids and the Power of Work (KAPOW) program, focusing on mentoring elementary school students. She is a member of the MDCPS STEM Advisory Board where she supports and focuses on engaging students in career paths and opportunities in the engineering field.