Santiago (Sandy) Amores has been elevated to South Florida Local Business Lead at WSP, an engineering, environment and professional services consultancy.
A seven-year WSP veteran based in Miami, Amores served most recently as Vice President leading the South Florida Transit and Rail Group. He has not only overseen contract administration and project management for Broward County Transit and Palm Tran in Palm Beach County, but also has applied his expertise to strategic planning, finance and budgeting, public involvement, materials management and general administration, and management of various government contracts.
Prior to joining WSP, Amores held several key positions at the Miami-Dade County Department of Transportation and Public Works. He earned a bachelor’s degree in professional studies from Miami’s Barry University.
“Sandy has been instrumental in achieving improvements in operational performance for major public transit agencies and on public works projects, throughout his career,” said Claudia Bilotto, Senior Vice President and Southeast District Leader at WSP. “He is coordinating with our teams and regional leadership to increase cross-market collaboration, while serving our clients to advance projects and enhance communities throughout South Florida.”