Ben Geertsema

Project Transportation Engineer
E-mail: [email protected]
Phone: 202.296.8629

Ben joined Gorove Slade in 2023 with 2 years of experience and sits in the Washington, DC office. He works on signal plans, traffic control plans, pavement marking and signing plans, and transportation/parking management plans for development projects throughout the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. He has a special passion for active transportation.

A Montgomery County native and former Northern Virginia resident, Ben now lives in Park View, DC. When he is not working, he is probably riding his bike, gardening, or playing tennis. He also enjoys standup comedy and all trivia events. He is on a quest to get to the highest point of every state and has been to 29 so far!


University of Maryland
Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering – Transportation


Engineer-in-Training (EIT)