Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global infrastructure strategic consulting, engineering and program/construction management organization, has named Clifford Eby ‘73 as president of the firm’s Americas Transportation company. Mr. Eby previously served as senior vice president in charge of the company’s Technical Excellence Centers and also supported its efforts in rail and infrastructure markets, particularly high-speed rail. He has nearly 40 years of experience in the industry, with specific expertise in rail safety, finance and economic regulatory practices, transportation policy, and rail infrastructure program design. Prior to joining Parsons Brinckerhoff, he served as Acting Administrator of the Federal Railroad Administration from 2008 to 2009 and as Deputy Administrator from 2005 to 2008. He holds an MBA from George Washington University and a B.S. in civil engineering from Lehigh, as well as professional engineering licenses in multiple states.