With over 44 years of experience in his field, Mr. Richard Beaubien is well versed in municipal Traffic Engineering, Transportation Planning, Highway Design, Traffic Systems Operations, Right-of-Way acquisition, and Intelligent Transportation Systems. His experience includes 23 years as a Transportation Director for a consulting firm; 14 years as the Transportation Director for the city of Troy, Michigan;  two years as Chief Engineer for a traffic and transportation engineering consulting firm; and five years as a Highway Engineer for the Federal Highway Administration.  He chairs the metro Detroit Incident Management Coordinating Committee and is Past-President of the Intelligent Transportation Society of Michigan. Mr. Beaubien has also been recognized as a Traffic Engineering expert in litigation involving traffic crashes.  He is a registered Professional Engineer in Michigan, Illinois, Missouri, Florida and California.  Mr. Beaubien is also a Past-International President of the Institute of Transportation Engineers and a recipient of the Institute’s Burton W. Marsh Award. Among numerous other awards, Mr. Beaubien received the President’s Award, Intelligent Transportation Society of Michigan in 2003


  • Registered Professional Engineer, State of Michigan
  • Registered Professional Engineer, State of Illinois
  • Registered Professional Engineer, State of Missouri
  • Registered Professional Engineer, State of Florida
  • Registered Professional Engineer, State of California
  • M.S., Transportation and Traffic Engineering, University of Michigan, 1968
  • B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Michigan, 1967

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