As president of HNTB Holdings Ltd, Paul Yarossi serves on the company's board of directors and is responsible for overseeing and directing the firm's governance, capitalization strategy, compliance and audit functions, as well as its external and government relations. Since joining in 1973, Yarossi has been involved with nearly every aspect of the firm. He served as officer-in-charge for several HNTB offices in New York and New Jersey, as chairman of HNTB's aviation services, and was instrumental in developing HNTB's training and development programs. He has been principal-in-charge of planning and design projects at airports throughout the northeastern United States. Yarossi is also first vice chairman of American Road & Transportation Builders Association. He also serves in a number of high-level roles on behalf of the industry, which gives him a broad perspective of current relevant issues and trends. He is co-chair of the SAFETEA-LU Reauthorization Task Force on behalf of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA), the U.S. transportation construction industry's representative in Washington, DC.