John Gasparine has been named planning manager for Delaware and Maryland at WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global engineering and professional services organization.


In his new position, Mr. Gasparine, who is based in the firm’s Baltimore office, will oversee WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff’s planning activities in Maryland and Delaware, supervising a staff of 11 planning professionals. Some of the firm’s recent projects in the region include the Port Covington Redevelopment Project, BaltimoreLink, and the Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge Replacement Project.

Mr. Gasparine has 15 years of experience providing planning, performance management, financial planning, data analysis, policy writing, and sustainable solutions across multiple industries, with a focus on transportation and infrastructure projects. He has provided direct support to transit agencies across the nation, including planning, safety, asset, and financial management programs and has coordinated projects with many federal transportation agencies.

Prior to joining WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff in 2015, he led the planning practice for another consulting firm.

“Improving the quality of life for the public and the community, and developing staff to feel the same way, is one of John's passions,” said Jerry Jannetti, senior vice president and Northeast regional manager at WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff.

Mr. Gasparine received a B.A. from Goucher College, and is certified by the American Institute of Certified Planners. He is a member of the American Planning Association, American Public Transportation Association and Young Professionals in Transportation.

About WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff 
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm’s expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 36,700 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide.