Tom Sorel Joins Serco Inc. as Vice President of Surface Transportation

November 20, 2015

RESTON, VIRGINIA – November 20, 2015 – Serco Inc., a provider of professional, technology, and management services to the Federal government, today announced that Tom Sorel has been named Vice President & Program Director of Surface Transportation for Serco Inc, the Americas subsidiary of Serco Group plc. In this role, Sorel will help the Company identify industry best practices and convert those benefits into executable actions within key projects. He will also be responsible for bridging Serco’s transportation business practices into government programs.  

Sorel previously served as Vice President of Twin Cities Operations for KLJ Engineering. He led the development of market initiatives to provide multi-disciplinary engineering services to clients and the communities KLJ served. Prior to coming to KLJ, Sorel was President and CEO of AAA Minneapolis and achieved record membership growth and retention rates in his first year.

Sorel served as Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Transportation from 2008-2012. In this capacity he led an agency of 5,000 people and was responsible for the administration of a $4-5 billion biennial budget. Prior to becoming Commissioner, Sorel worked for 30 years in numerous positions around the country with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration. He served as the Division Administrator for the FHWA Minnesota Division Office, the Mega Projects Team Leader in Washington D.C., the USDOT Intermodal Liaison  for the 2002 Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City, and the Director of Planning and Program Development in FHWA’s Regional Office in Albany, NY.

Sorel has served on numerous committees including the Transportation Research Board Executive Committee and the Intelligent Transportation Society Board of Directors. He is also past President of AASHTO Mid America.

About Serco Inc.: Serco Inc. is a leading provider of professional, technology, and management services. We advise, design, integrate, and deliver solutions that transform how clients achieve their missions. Our customer-first approach, robust portfolio of services, and global experience enable us to respond with solutions that achieve outcomes with value. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Serco Inc. has approximately 10,000 employees and an annual revenue of $1.2 billion. Serco Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Serco Group plc, a $5.9 billion international business that helps transform government and public services around the world. More information about Serco Inc. can be found at