Allen Staron, PE
Illinois Sales Manager
Mr. Staron is a Senior Vice President and Illinois Sales Manager for Clark Dietz. He joined the firm in 2005 to direct strategic planning, marketing, and sales activities for its transportation consulting services and to provide leadership for planning, design, and construction observation for highway, bridge, and transit improvements. Prior to joining Clark Dietz, Mr. Staron was Senior Vice President at Earth Tech, Inc. where he served as the Midwest Regional Manager in charge of transportation engineering services in Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Indiana, and Michigan.
Allen earned a BSCE degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a MBA degree from DePaul University. He is a licensed professional engineer active in the consulting engineering practice for over 40 years. Mr. Staron is a leader in the implementation of Context Sensitive Solutions for transportation improvements and is engaged in developing sustainable highway infrastructure.
Since his days as a student, Mr. Staron has been an active member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). He served the ASCE Illinois Section in many capacities including its President and Region 3 Governor. He also is a dedicated member of the University of Illinois Civil and Environmental Engineering Alumni Association where he recently served as its board president.