: In late 2017, Tom Blair assumed the role of MoDOT’s District Engineer for St. Louis. For 11 years, he served as assistant district engineer in St. Louis, where he was responsible for maintenance, traffic engineering and Gateway Guide’s Intelligent Transportation Operation. He has played a crucial role in creating effective partnerships to manage traffic incidents and make improvements in mobility, freight and safety throughout the region. In 2015, he led MoDOT’s Road to Tomorrow team, exploring innovations that could generate new revenue for transportation in Missouri. The effort received national recognition by AASHTO. Blair joined MoDOT in 1993.