Wayne JonesSenior Regional Engineer Asphalt Institute
Mr. Jones is a registered professional engineer with forty-two years of experience in the design and construction of all major types of transportation projects. He has a strong background in construction management for airfield, heavy industrial, and highway applications. Before joining the Institute, Mr. Jones had over twenty-eight years of experience in the highway construction industry. He has rebuilt sections of interstate highways in four different states and his paving crews have won numerous quality paving awards at the state level plus a national award for quality airport paving. He has paved successfully for such owners as NASA, NASCAR, Disney World, and Universal Studios. Mr. Jones is presently the Asphalt Institute Senior Regional Engineer for the states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio serves as AI’s representative on several regional technical committees. He also conducts training seminars on quality construction and has helped author several of AI’s technical manuals. Nationally, he is active on two Transportation Research Board Committees and is the Institute’s lead person on tire/pavement noise issues. Mr. Jones earned his BS and MS degrees in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, and currently lives in the Columbus, OH.