John Kuo brings 35 years of experience in multi-disciplinary, large-scale public/private sector projects including civil design and consulting services, complex underground construction/engineering, design-build, construction/program management, and roadway/highway/airport pavement design. Mr. Kuo is responsible for overseeing the management of design projects, performing Quality Control of the project deliverables, and leading the value-added technical support services.

Prior to joining Aurora, Mr. Kuo served as the City of Houston’s Assistant Director for Street & Traffic Engineering (2008-2018) and the Managing Engineer for Capital Improvement Projects (CIP) Construction (2004-2008). He was responsible for engineering and construction of +$100 million dollar, annually budgeted CIP, and management of over 100 public infrastructure projects/contracts for the City of Houston. Prior to joining the public sector, Mr. Kuo worked as an engineering consultant for a major A/E firm in Houston and engaged in a variety of large-scale, civil construction projects in the US, China and overseas.


Master of Science, Civil Engineering; University of Texas at Austin
Master of Business Administration, MIS/Finance; University of Houston

Professional Engineer No. 73154, Texas

John Kuo, PE; Vice President