David Bernhardt, P.E., was appointed commissioner of the Maine Department of
Transportation in February 2011. Commissioner Bernhardt joined the Maine
Department of Transportation in 1984 and has held several positions at the
department over the years. Immediately prior to his becoming Commissioner,
Bernhardt served as Maine DOT's Director of Engineering and Operations.
Commissioner Bernhardt is a 1984 graduate of the University of Maine at Orono,
where he earned Associate's and Bachelor of Science degrees in Civil