HNTB names Sara Hage Minnesota office leader

An experienced transportation professional with a strong understanding of HNTB’s business processes and culture

MINNEAPOLIS (May 16, 2022) – HNTB Corporation has named Sara Hage as Minnesota office leader. An associate vice president based in the firm’s Minneapolis office, Hage brings more than 18 years of experience. As office leader, she will oversee the growth and development of employees, clients and business across Minnesota.

Hage most recently served HNTB as the Chicago office sales manager and Chicago Department of Transportation client service leader. Hage’s experience in delivering large-scale programs and projects will be instrumental in expanding the Minnesota office and meeting the infrastructure needs of clients.

Hage joined HNTB in 2010, after six years in the public sector. During her career, she has prioritized staff development and leadership to create teams with a shared purpose and client focus.

“Sara’s leadership, record of accomplishment and understanding of the HNTB culture will bring great value to the Minnesota office,” said Chris Gale, PE, Great Lakes Division president. “The opportunities for HNTB in Minnesota are significant. I am looking forward to working with Sara and our strong team in Minnesota, to maximize our position in the market.”

Hage is an active member of several industry organizations, including the American Planning Association, Active Transportation Alliance, American Society of Landscape Architects and Women in Transportation Seminar.

Hage earned her Bachelor of Science in media studies from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, master’s of landscape architecture from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and master’s of urban planning and policy from the University of Illinois Chicago.