Francisco Lovera has over 11 years of transportation engineering experience specializing in traffic engineering and highway safety. He has significant experience leading public presentations and outreach on a variety of topics, including roundabouts, pedestrian hybrid beacons (HAWK), pedestrian signal timings, and highway safety awareness. He has been responsible for coordinating roadway traffic monitoring during major construction projects.
Prior to joining McMahon, he served as Chief Civil Engineer with the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT), where he managed traffic engineering projects and served as traffic engineer for highway and bridge projects. He was also responsible for managing the state’s Highway Safety Programs (NHTSA). Mr. Lovera also served as a Civil Engineer I with the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (formerly MassHighway), where he reviewed traffic engineering projects and proposed improvements according to the Massachusetts State Regulations and Federal standards and MEPA review coordination for the District 3 office.