Deputy Director for Operations
Scott Omer currently serves as the deputy director for operations, which oversees many of the department's internal operational functions and support for all divisions, including the Administrative Services Division, Human Resources and Civil Rights, Information Technology, Leadership and Employee Engagement, and the Arizona Highways magazine.
With over 20 years of transportation experience that includes work in transportation planning, programming, project management, project development and operations, Scott's knowledge and experience, coupled with his dedication to public service leadership, are a vital addition to the Director's Office as we address many current and future challenges facing our organization.
After proudly serving in the United States Marine Corps and as a veteran of Operation Desert Shield / Desert Storm, Scott began his ADOT career in 1993 in the Yuma District. In 2010, Scott became the Planning and Programming Group director in the Multimodal Planning Division and was appointed assistant director for ADOT's Multimodal Planning Division in September 2011. Scott has a bachelor's degree in business management and is certified as a professional transportation planner (PTP) and a certified public manager (CPM).