Mark Yalung has been named Arizona area manager at Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global infrastructure strategic consulting, engineering, and program/construction management organization. In his new position, Yalung will manage the operations of the firm’s Tempe and Tucson offices, which provide expertise in the development of infrastructure projects including highways and streets, passenger rail and light rail, and multimodal transportation solutions to improve mobility, access, and quality of life. He will be responsible for leading all aspects of the firm’s Arizona operations, including business development and marketing, client relationship management, and project performance.
Yalung has 27 years of transportation engineering design and project management experience in both the public and private sectors. He has been with Parsons Brinckerhoff for over 15 years, currently serving as an assistant vice president and project manager. He previously served as project manager with the Arizona Department of Transportation. Yalung received a B.S.C.E. from the University of Arizona.
Parsons Brinckerhoff develops and operates infrastructure around the world, with 14,000 employees working in the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and Australia-Pacific regions. The firm offers skills and resources in strategic consulting, planning, engineering, program/construction management, and operations for transportation, power, mining, water/wastewater, and community development projects. Parsons Brinckerhoff is the professional services division of Balfour Beatty, an international infrastructure services organization that also provides construction services, support services, and infrastructure investments (www.pbworld.com).