Carlos Braceras

Director, Utah Department of Transportation

Carlos Braceras is executive director of the Utah Department of Transportation. In his 30-year career at UDOT, he has helped shape its strategic direction and mission of innovating transportation solutions that strengthen Utah’s economy and enhance Utahns’ quality of life. This has made UDOT one of the most respected and influential DOTs in the nation. Today, his influence extends beyond the state of Utah through his service on a number of national and regional boards and committees including president of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, chair of the AASHTO Subcommittee on Design and many others.