- Briefing Room
U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Highway Administration
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20590
On July 24, 2017, Brandye Hendrickson was named Deputy Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) after having built a reputation as a strong leader while Commissioner of the Indiana DOT. As the FHWA's Deputy Administrator, she puts her 20 years of business experience to work leading a 2,700-person federal agency and maximizing its $44 billion annual budget. As the Acting Administrator in 2017 and 2018, she was the second woman to lead the FHWA and has a deep appreciation for the strength of an organization filled with people of different backgrounds and perspectives.
She has a Bachelor's degree from Indiana University and is a Professional in Human Resources.