Mr. Bacus has joined KOA, A Lochner Company, as Operations Manager, California Region. Tom is a highly experienced planning and design professional with over 25 years in the transportation, land development, and sustainability fields. Many of his projects have been large scale and have focused on making positive impacts on communities and the environment through major infrastructure investments. Tom has held various leadership roles throughout his career, including office and market leadership, executive leadership, and companywide operations, and is particularly skilled at developing business strategy, opening new markets and geographies, and implementing business processes.
In his role, he will work closely with our teammates from KOA as we integrate KOA into the Lochner platform as well as support business strategy and implementation, finance/operations, project delivery, and more.
Favorite Book: “No Picnic on Mount Kenya” by Felice Benuzzi
Favorite Word: Perspicacity
Favorite Vacation Location: Anywhere I haven’t yet visited
What did you want to do when you were six years old?: A fireman