Secretary Paul Steinman


Paul Steinman was named the District Seven Secretary in March of 2013. He has more than 25 years of DOT transportation experience in Florida, Idaho and Michigan. Paul is a 1989 graduate of Michigan State University with a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering. He holds engineering licenses in Florida, Idaho, Michigan and North Carolina.

As the District Seven Secretary, Paul provides administrative oversight for the planning, development and operations for all transportation modes within Citrus, Hillsborough, Hernando, Pasco and Pinellas counties. He serves as a member of the FDOT Executive Team, the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority (THEA) Board and the Tampa Bay Area Regional Transportation Authority (TBARTA) Board. He is an active participant in the department’s effort for incorporating and implementing autonomous vehicle technologies within the transportation network.

Paul has an extensive construction background and has previously served as the FDOT State Construction Engineer.