Robert J. Schickel is employed by Jacobs Engineering Group Inc., a diverse provider of professional technical services. Jacobs offers support to industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets. Services include scientific and specialty consulting, as well as all aspects of engineering and construction, and operations and maintenance. Schickel’s background is primarily in transportation design and construction. He recently published a paper and gave a presentation at the third New York City Bridge Conference titled “Innovative Floor Beam Replacement Procedures for the Chicago Skyway Bridge.” Schickel is active in numerous church and civic activities.