Battle Whitley is the Director of Business Development at RKA. Battle has over 29 years of experience in traffic operations, asset management, intelligent transportation systems, traffic incident management, access management, project management, traffic engineering, congestion management, signal and signing design, roadway maintenance, disaster recovery, and leadership in the public sector. Prior to RKA, Battle worked at the NCDOT for over 25 years. He graduated North Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering; is a Professional Engineer registered in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia; a Certified Public Manager; a 2008 graduate of the Operations Academy; and earned a Level One Road Safety Professional license.