Bowman Consulting Group announced Brian J. McPartlin has joined the firm as principal for the Lisle and Chicago offices.
His responsibilities include key client management and business development, which includes strategizing and executing marketing and operational functions, developing short and long-term goals that drive success for business operations, and overseeing strategic teaming activities.
McPartlin is the former executive director of the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority. As executive director, he managed and coordinated an agency with over 1,700 employees and an annual budget with revenues of $636 million.
His experience includes serving as the U.S. Secretary of Education's Regional Representative in Chicago. He was the secretary's spokesman and envoy in the U.S. Department of Education's Regional V, encompassing the states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin. McPartlin is also a former senior advisor to the regional administrator of the General Services Administration n Chicago, where he spearheaded and coordinated Presidential initiatives and served as the principal representative on intergovernmental task forces and advisory committees.
Other governmental experience includes positions with The Office of the Cook County Assessor, Office of Illinois Attorney General, and Office of Illinois Secretary of State.