Chris Cowen, P.E., is the district engineer for TxDOT's San Angelo District.
Cowen began his TxDOT career in 2000 with the Bryan District working in the Brenham Area Office. While in Brenham he held several different positions assisting with the design, construction and maintenance operations of a three-county area.
In 2007, Cowen joined the Construction Division serving as a field engineer assisting the Dallas, San Antonio, Laredo, Lufkin and San Angelo districts with construction contract management. Cowen returned to the Bryan District in 2011 to serve as the district’s director of Construction. In this latest role, he oversees the construction program with contracts totaling more than $500 million and assists the district’s leadership with managing day-to-day operations.
Cowen received his Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Texas A&M University.