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Tejal Patel Joins T&M’s Municipal Practice

February 11, 2020

New Hire to Elevate Municipal Practice in New Jersey

T&M Associates, a leading national engineering and technical services consulting company, announced that Tejal Patel, PE, CME, LEED AP, has joined the company as Group Manager in the Municipal Practice and will work out of the company’s Mt. Laurel, NJ office.

Patel brings eighteen years of extensive experience in management and design of transportation planning and infrastructure, traffic engineering, and private site development through her previous engagements with the Municipality of Princeton (NJ), Camden County Department of Public Works (NJ) and other consulting firms. Having worked in a government position since 2013, her experience includes a vast understanding of the dynamics of working in the public sector; working with residents, elected officials, and other governmental staff. She has a broad range of transportation project design and management experience throughout New Jersey including projects in Mercer, Monmouth, Middlesex, Bergen, Camden, Passaic and Burlington Counties. Patel is a Professional Engineer in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware; a Certified Municipal Engineer and a LEED Accredited Professional. She is a member of the New Jersey Society of Municipal Engineers, and the National Society of Professional Engineers. Patel earned her Bachelor of Science in Construction Technology from the School of Building Science and Technology in India and her Master’s in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Rutgers University. Living in Voorhees, NJ with her husband who is also an engineer and a 13-year-old daughter who aspires to be a pediatric doctor, she firmly believes that engineering is nothing but a humble understanding of processes and materials, and natural instinct for solutions, while respecting nature and everything in it.