Balfour Beatty Construction

Michael Blount

Michael Blount
Michael Blount

Vice President, National/Federal Division


Mike joined the company in 2008 as Vice President for Federal Operations. He transitioned to Balfour Beatty Construction after 27 years of superior service as a Captain in the U.S. Navy. During his tenure with the Navy, his career was highlighted by his last two Command tours - Commodore of the THIRTIETH Naval Construction Regiment, responsible for over 2,500 Seabees and all Pacific Rim construction; and Commanding Officer of Naval Facilities Engineering Command Southeast, responsible for 1,700 personnel and over $2.5 billion per year in construction, facilities maintenance, environmental restoration and real estate efforts. He holds a BS in Environmental Engineering from the University of Florida, a MS in Environmental Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Professional Degree in Water Resources from The George Washington University. He is a professional Civil Engineer, a member and the Regional Vice President for the Society of American Military Engineers, a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, and a member of the Design Build Institute of America.