Mr. Upshaw has worked for the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) for over 20 years. He currently serves as the State Structural Materials Engineer at the FDOT State Materials Office in Gainesville, Florida. He has spent his career with the FDOT (working in several different positions) and the Consultant Industry (CEI Senior Project Engineer and Project Administrator). Mr. Upshaw is a licensed professional engineer in the state of Florida. He graduated for the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (1992) and a Master of Engineering (1994). He is married and has three sons.