ESi Welcomes David Beck

Please welcome David Beck to the ESi team. David joins us as a Senior Staff Consultant based in our D.C. office, where he brings more than 20 years of experience leading and managing transportation projects, including complex technical engagements for government agencies and manufacturers in the motor vehicle and aviation industry. David specializes in transportation engineering design, safety, and regulatory policy, and has broad experience in roles involving design analysis, project management, production engineering, testing, and safety implementation. Throughout his career, David has established a strong track record of driving cross-team collaboration and delivery – successfully synthesizing both the overarching business objectives and the technical aspects of a project to ensure clear expectations and successful execution.

Prior to joining ESI, David served in key roles with several government regulatory agencies, including the Federal Aviation Administration, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and the Pipeline Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. He also has extensive hands-on experience managing large scale, complex technical projects for major transportation manufacturers, including Honeywell Turbo Technologies, Pratt& Whitney, and General Electric Aviation.

David is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. and earned a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Southern Mississippi and an M.B.A. in Marketing from the University of Phoenix. He is currently working toward an M.S. degree in Space Studies and Aeronautical Science at American Public University. David credits his PMP (project management professional) training with the skills that have enabled him to successfully navigate a range of diverse work environments and forge strong relationships with key stakeholders.