Seven Michael Baker International transportation experts have been
honored by the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) National Highway
Institute (NHI) for excellence in training and have received the
Instructor of Excellence Award for Fiscal Year 2013. Michael Baker
recipients of the award include Tom Ryan, P.E., Ron Gardner, Eric Mann,
P.E., John Wackerly, P.E., Guy Lang, P.E., Denny Baughman, P.E., and
Jerry Ellerman of the Company's Moon Township, PA office.
These prestigious awards were earned as a result of consistently
receiving superior student ratings and evaluations from an NHI master
trainer. To earn this accolade, instructors must consistently achieve
rankings of 4.5 or above (based on a 5-point scale) for all training
"We truly value the subject matter expertise and level of excellence
these award winning instructors deliver to the NHI training program,"
said Thomas S. Elliott, Acting Director of Trainin Programs, National
Highway Institute. "The instructors are a key part of the NHI team and
we appreciate their dedication to ensuring that our participants have an
enriching educational experience."
Michael Baker International has supplied NHI with 20-30 expert
instructors per year for the past 25 years through a joint contract.
"Michael Baker International is honored to support the NHI in their
mission to meet the training needs of the transportation workforce,"
said John Dietrick, P.E., S.E., National Practice Lead for Highways and
Bridges. "We are proud of our experts and their dedication to teaching
those who will foster progress in this important field and for the
positive impact that they will undoubtedly have on the transportation
About Michael Baker International, LLC
Michael Baker International, LLC (Baker International), is a leading
global provider of engineering and consulting services which includes
planning, architectural, environmental, construction, program
management, and full life cycle support services as well as information
technology and communications services and solutions. Baker provides its
comprehensive range of services and solutions in support of U.S.
federal, state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments,
and a wide range of commercial clients. With more than $1.3 billion in
annual revenue, Baker International has more than 6,000 employees in
over 90 offices located across the U.S. and internationally. To learn
more about Michael Baker International visit: www.mbakerintl.com.
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