VDOT Leadership

Garrett W. Moore, P.E.

Chief Engineer


Garrett W. Moore was named Chief Engineer in December 2012.

He has previously served the department in a variety of capacities, including administrator of Staunton and Northern Virginia district offices, assistant resident engineer in Fredericksburg, as well as resident engineer in Warrenton. 

He began his career as an engineer officer in the U.S. Marine Corps, retiring as a lieutenant colonel.


He holds a bachelor of science in engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, and a master’s in civil engineering from Virginia Tech. He is a licensed professional engineer.


He is active in the Ruritans and his church.


Originally from Oakland, Calif., he now lives in Warrenton with his wife, Robin. Their daughter, Bonny is a graduate of the Medical College of Virginia.

Interests and Hobbies

Sports, business, home improvement projects.

Page last modified: Dec. 17, 2012