Gary Lester, PE, CCM

Service Line Manager

Gary Lester, a Service Executive based in Roanoke, Virginia, has 27 years of experience in various roles within the construction industry. In his extensive career, Gary has served in critical roles such as Assistant District Construction Engineer, Area Construction Engineer, and District Bridge Engineer. His direct involvement in transportation infrastructure development showcases his wide-ranging capabilities. Gary’s years of service with VDOT have equipped him with the unique ability to balance construction constraints, policy goals, and stakeholder needs, enabling him to propose innovative solutions to complex issues. His experience extends to developing contracts, estimating, scheduling, and leading inspection teams.


MS, Engineering Technology, East Tennessee State University
BS, Engineering Technology, East Tennessee State University