President & Principal Engineer
As President of GUY Engineering, John (aka Blick) provides leadership and mentoring to allow all GUY employees to grow in their careers and serve our customers to the best of their abilities. He is also the Circuit Engineering District #1 Program Manager. In this role, he frequently visits the counties to provide engineering guidance and funding suggestions and to explain the related statutes and policies.
Safety of the traveling public is very important: GUY’s work makes a positive impact every day by helping you and your family to make it safely home.
John enjoys playing tennis, biking, hiking, and spending time on his boat at Skiatook Lake with friends. He also enjoys traveling to and exploring new places and has visited 20 countries so far.
He received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Oklahoma State University in 1988 and is a registered professional engineer in numerous states. He is also a 30-year veteran of the United States Air Force, where he served as a civil engineering officer.
John was named the 2014 Rural Engineer of the Year by the Oklahoma Association of County Engineers and the Oklahoma Engineering Manager of the year by the OK Society of Professional Engineers in 2018.