Mr. Roper has 27 years of experience in project administration, project management, and leadership in the public sector.
He is a Registered Professional Engineer and a Certified Project Manager. Prior to joining SEPI, Mr. Roper served as Deputy Secretary for NCDOT. While at NCDOT, he managed and directed activities for the Division of Safety and Risk Management, Facilities Management Division, and Support Services Division.
In addition, he has experience managing traffic engineering, traffic services, bid openings, contracts, proposals, safety, and facilities.