TxDOT Atlanta District names Martin new Director of Transportation Planning and Development

The Texas Department of Transportation announced Katie Martin, P.E. has been appointed as the new Transportation Planning & Development Director for the Atlanta District.

In her new position, Martin will direct the coordination of district-wide project planning and oversee advanced project development and public involvement.

Martin began her career with TxDOT in 2001 as a design technician. She has served as the Advance Planning Engineer since 2018. She is a graduate of LSU and received her professional engineering license in 2010.

She and her husband of 21 years have two sons and reside in Atlanta.

Martin replaces Deanne Simmons, who has accepted a position based in Austin.