Phone: (707) 792-1800 x106

Jerry J. Novak, P.E., QSP, QSD

Director of Engineering

Registered Civil Engineer: CA #42706
Qualified SWPPP Developer (QSD) and SWPPP Practitioner (QSP) Certificate #24496

Jerry has been practicing civil engineering for over 31 years. Throughout his career, he has worked on a wide variety of public works projects covering all aspects of a Capital Improvement Program. Beginning as a plan check engineer, his outstanding skills lead him to project design, and eventually managing a $63 million five-year Capital Improvement Program covering transportation, parks and recreation, and municipal facilities. He is highly experienced in administering a project from creation to project close out, including budgeting, environmental constraints, right-of-way conflicts or acquisition, design and construction. He is well versed in federal, state and regional grant funded projects (TEA, ARRA, HBRR, STP, TLC, NMTPP, FEMA, TE, STIP, SR2S, TDA3,TFCA, TSM, STSM,P-TAP, CEC), having designed and administered many over his career with the City of Novato.

Through his experience, he has become proficient in Caltrans construction standards (plans, specifications, design manuals, traffic manuals and Local Assistance Procedure Manual). He is well versed in the procedures for managing Capital Improvement Projects including the procurement and administration of grant funding. He has extensive knowledge about California Public Contract Code, the Subdivision Map Act, and State and Federal laws.