Tamara Werkmeister has been named a national strategic pursuit manager at WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global engineering and professional services organization.


In her new position, Ms. Werkmeister will work with the firm’s area managers nationwide to develop strategies for increasing the firm’s transportation business. Based in Orange, California, Ms. Werkmeister will also lead the firm’s strategic pursuit process in Southern California.

Ms. Werkmeister has 27 years of business development, marketing and sales experience, and has successfully led major strategic campaigns for large infrastructure pursuits across Southern California. Prior to joining WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, she served as Southern California sales and business development manager for an infrastructure professional services firm, responsible for driving sustainable and strategic sales growth in the region.

Ms. Werkmeister earned a master’s degree in business administration from Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business, and a bachelor’s degree in social science from the University of California, Irvine. Among her professional affiliations, she is a member of the board of directors of the Orange County chapter of the American Council of Engineering Companies and the Los Angeles chapters of the Women’s Transportation Seminar and Orange County Business Council.

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 36,500 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. wsp-pb.com/usa WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff has numerous openings in engineering, technical and managerial positions across the United States. Job descriptions, locations and benefits are posted on the firm’s careers site.