Secretary, Washington State Department of Transportation
Roger Millar joined the Washington State Department of Transportation as Deputy Secretary in October 2015 and was appointed Secretary of Transportation in August 2016. He oversees an agency that is the steward of a complex, multimodal transportation system, and responsible for ensuring that people and goods move safely and efficiently.
Millar is an experienced land use and transportation engineer, planner and program manager with an international reputation for innovative approaches to conservation and development. Millar is a Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers and a Fellow of the American Institute of Certified Planners. He is a member of the ASCE Board of Direction, current president of the Western Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials. He is a member of the Intelligent Transportation Society of America Board of Directors, the National Complete Streets Coalition Steering Committee, and co-chair of the Cooperative Automated Transportation Coalition. Millar graduated from the University of Virginia in 1982.