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Keynote Speaker - December 2017

The City of Dallas Bond Program

 Presented By:
Rick Galceran, P.E., Director of the City of Dallas Department of Public Works

Rick Galceran

Rick Galceran has been the Director of the City of Dallas Department of Public Works since January 2008, with management responsibility in the areas of Engineering, Construction Management, Street Repair, Pavement Management, Transportation Operations, and Land Survey Services. Rick has been instrumental in the multi-departmental and external coordination in administering the City’s 2006, 2012 and 2017 Capital Bond Programs.

Rick earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Texas at El Paso, and is a licensed professional engineer in the State of Texas. Rick is also a 2007 graduate of the Leadership Dallas Program, and a 2012 graduate of the Leadership North Texas Program.

Prior to his current position as the Public Works Director for the City of Dallas since 2008, Rick held the position of Assistant Director of Engineering and Construction Management for the Dallas Water Utilities Department for 7 years.  Rick also spent 13 years with the City of El Paso’s Water Utilities Department, and has worked as an engineering consultant in the private sector.