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Brian R. Barth



Brian Barth was elected to the ERS Board in 2019.

Brian R. Barth is the Director of Project Planning and Development for the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), responsible for overseeing the Transportation Planning and Programming, Right of Way, Environmental Affairs, Professional Engineering Procurement and Transportation Programs divisions.

A member of TxDOT family since 1988, Mr. Barth began his career as an engineering assistant in the Dallas District. In 2003, he was appointed as the Dallas District's director of transportation planning and development. From 2009 to 2013, he served as the Fort Worth District's deputy district engineer, providing joint oversight and development of the DFW Connector, North Tarrant Express, I-35W, I-30 and Chisholm Trail Parkway.

In November 2013, Mr. Barth was appointed as Fort Worth district engineer and served on the Regional Transportation Council of the North Central Texas Council of Governments working to solve Metroplex-are transportation issues. In that role, he also oversaw over $1 billion in construction work each year in addition to major projects on I-35W, SH 360 South and the I-30/SH 360 Interchange.

Mr. Barth graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor's degree in civil engineering.

His term expires August 31, 2025.

Type: Office
200 E. 18th Street
Austin, TX 78701


Organization Function From To
Board of Trustees Chair 09/01/2023
Audit Committee Member 09/01/2021
Joint Meeting of the Board of Trustees and Investment Advisory Committee Trustee 09/01/2019
Board of Trustees Trustee 09/01/2019 08/31/2023
Audit Committee Chair 09/01/2020 08/31/2021
Audit Committee Member 09/01/2019 08/31/2020