About Our Speakers

Steve Linhart AICP

Project Development Manager, TPP | Corridor Planning Section Texas Department of Transportation

Steve Linhart, AICP is a senior planner and project manager in the Transportation Planning and Programming Division of the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) headquartered in Austin, Texas. He leads project teams in the development of transportation planning studies statewide, including corridor studies, relief route studies, preliminary roadway design and environmental impact analyses. TxDOT’s planning process can include, but is not limited to, crash analysis, intelligent transportation systems, capacity analysis, identification of environmental features, pedestrian and bicyclist considerations, freight movement, multi-modal considerations and outreach to the public. He collaborates with elected officials, industry representatives, interest groups and the public to identify issues of concern and develop potential solutions to address transportation needs.