Mark Johnnie

Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, US Civils

Relentless Ally since 1998

Mark Johnnie serves as senior vice president and chief operating officer for Balfour Beatty's civils business overseeing operations and delivery of highways and bridges projects throughout the United States, where he brings a strong local reputation and capability to Balfour Beatty clients. 

After an extensive career with some of the construction industry's most successful companies, Mark joined Balfour Beatty in 1998. In his tenure with the company, Mark has managed or overseen some of our most notable projects, including the San Mateo Bridge Widening, Smith Creek Parkway, Surf City Bridge Replacement, U.S. 70 Havelock Bypass, Maysville Bypass and the Northeast Water Purification Plant.

Since 2007, Mark has served various leadership roles in the Carolinas Association of General Contractors (CAGC) and beginning January 2023, he will serve as chairman of the CAGC Board of Directors.

Mark graduated from Oregon State University and holds two bachelor of science degrees – one in construction engineering management and the other in business administration. Mark is a father of three, grandfather of two and loves spending time with his family. He also enjoys the outdoors, whether on a bike as president of Cape Fear Cyclists or just in his yard.