T.Y. Lin International Hires John B. “Jack” Renton, P.E., as Aviation Principal/Marketing and Business Development Director


T.Y. Lin International (TYLI) is pleased to announce that John B. “Jack” Renton, P.E., has joined the firm as an Aviation Principal, and Marketing and Business Development Director for TYLI’s growing Aviation practice. Renton will be responsible for providing leadership, direction and management to the Aviation Line of Business (LOB), assisting in strategic and tactical planning efforts, and overseeing the development of client relations. TYLI’s Aviation LOB provides complete planning, design and program management services for aviation facilities that range in size from major international air carrier airports to regional airports and general aviation facilities.

Renton has more than 44 years of experience in aviation, highlighted by a variety of management roles, including serving as a senior staff member of three hub airports, Director of Aviation at several major airport consulting firms, and as a manager of significant military and civilian airport projects. Renton has managed or provided oversight for more than $3.5 Billion of airport planning, design, construction, and environmental projects, and has served as a Program Manager or Project Executive on projects at airports such as Chicago O’Hare, Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International, Nashville, Miami, Manchester, Louisville, and Denver Stapleton. In addition to his managerial positions, Renton spent six years on active duty with the Air Force and 24 years in the Air Guard and Reserve Programs, including serving as the military assistant to the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for 10 years where he had worldwide responsibilities.

Renton earned his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Civil Engineering from Pennsylvania State University and is a licensed Professional Engineer in Nevada and Colorado.