Matt Cummings, above.

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA

Matt Cummings is the new president and CEO of ARTBA member firm T. Y. Lin International Group, based in San Francisco.

Cummings will work with the various global infrastructure affiliates under T. Y. Lin’s parent company, the Dar Group, a privately-owned group of architecture and engineering businesses. “Playing a leading role under the Dar Group’s infrastructure pillar, Cummings is poised to bring the group together in a meaningful way for an expanded, global presence and in support of the Dar Group’s mission of creating sustainable communities worldwide,” T. Y. Lin said in a release.

The firm’s U.S. transportation infrastructure work includes the New East Span, the single-tower, self-anchored suspension span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in California; the Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge (Mike O’Callaghan–Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge) in Nevada and Arizona; and the Elgin-O’Hare Western Access roadway in Illinois.

Cummings was executive vice president at ARTBA member firm AECOM during his tenure as the association’s 2017 chairman. He remains on the ARTBA Foundation Board of Trustees.