JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RS&H, one of the nation's leading facilities and infrastructure consulting firms whose client-centered programs provide value-added solutions to clients around the world, announced today Maria Cino has been selected to the RS&H Board of Directors. Ms. Cino brings a wealth of experience having served as acting U.S. Secretary of Transportation under President George W. Bush. It was under the Bush Administration that Ms. Cino also served as Deputy Secretary to the Department of Transportation and its Chief Operating Officer, where she was responsible for the day-to-day management of the DOT’s $61.1 billion budget, 10 modal administrations and 60,000 employees.
Ms. Cino also served President Bush as Assistant Director and Director General of the United States Foreign Commercial Service at the U.S. Department of Commerce. In that capacity she managed a worldwide organization responsible for connecting small- and medium-sized businesses with export opportunities and protecting all U.S. businesses overseas. Ms. Cino oversaw and distributed an annual budget of $200 million while supervising 1,700 employees, and 105 domestic offices and 162 international locations.
Currently, Ms. Cino is serving as Vice President for Americas and U.S. Government Relations for HP.
“We are excited to gain the insight of Ms. Cino's experience in transportation, international market entry, Washington D.C. operations, and large organization administration,” said Brian P. Reed, CEO. “Her talents and diversity will be important to our company and clients.”
Leerie T. Jenkins, Jr., Chairman of the RS&H Board of Directors said, “Ms. Cino’s extensive knowledge and experience in the highest levels of the private and public sector is an extraordinary addition to our Board.”
With a tradition that began in 1941, RS&H is one of the nation’s leading facilities and infrastructure consulting firms whose client-centered program structure provides value-added solutions to clients around the world. With offices nationwide, RS&H is organized into six market sector programs: Aerospace and Defense; Aviation; Corporate; Education, Health and Science; Public Infrastructure; and Transportation. Construction engineering and inspection (CEI) services are provided through its wholly owned subsidiary, Reynolds, Smith and Hills, CS Incorporated. RS&H can be reached at 1.800.741.2014 or www.rsandh.com.
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