WAYNE SMITH, PE – DWSmith Design Group, Inc.


Education: BS, Civil Engineering, 1980, Georgia Institute of Technology


Wayne has over 35 years of experience in engineering, transportation, land use planning, zoning, and development issues related to public and private projects. Having worked for state and local government as well as private consulting firms, Wayne has seen planning and related issues from all perspectives and his understanding of the various stakeholders and their unique perspectives serves to assist in achieving meaningful and workable solutions. He has led or contributed to studies including county transportation plans, local conservation subdivision ordinances, creation and implementation of new zoning classifications, technical review and assistance for new Unified Land Development Ordinances and feasibility/implementation analysis for proposed zoning ordinances. His past experiences in state and local government also provide him with a background in policy development, legislation and program management. Wayne has managed many complex projects for both public and private clients, being responsible for all aspects of job control, client coordination, public agency involvement and management of staff resources. He frequently represents clients through presentations at various public forums.