2017 Bridge & Tunnel Inspectors' Conference
Keynote Speakers

Shay Burrows, P.E. 

Shay Burrows is the Safety, Management, and Preservation Team Leader in the FHWA’s Office of Bridges and Structures in Washington, D.C.  He has a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering and a MS degree in Civil Engineering from Rutgers University.  He joined FHWA in 1996 and initially had a variety of assignments.  Shay joined the FHWA’s Resource Center in 2004 as a Structural Engineer for 5 years prior to becoming the Team Manager.  He moved into his current position in 2014 and supervises 11 technical specialists.  Shay enjoys spending his free time with his wife and 4 children.  

Shay's keynote presentation,
Tunnel Inspection -- The Future is Now, will discuss how FHWA is standing up a National Tunnel Inspection Program by learning from the well-established National Bridge Inspection Program.