Scott Recinos leads LMI’s customer engagement with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and other operational and support components of the Department of Homeland Security. A trusted adviser to CBP senior officials, Scott has more than 25 years of multidisciplinary experience—the last 15 with LMI—in border security, civil engineering, program and project management, and construction management.
From 2009 until May 2019, Scott supported CBP as chief engineer of its program management office, which has responsibility for the planning, design, construction, and maintenance of U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) tactical infrastructure, including numerous detection technology platforms and over 650 miles of border fencing. Scott oversaw the engineering planning and design of this multibillion-dollar portfolio and managed the development and maintenance of USBP’s design standards for tactical infrastructure.
Since September 2018, Scott has also directed LMI’s program management and technical solutions support to USBP’s Program Management Office Directorate, responsible for lifecycle management of border security technology and tactical infrastructure.
Scott holds LEED Advanced Professional Operations + Maintenance certification from the U.S. Green Building Council and is a certified Program Management Professional and Project Management Professional. He received bachelor’s and master’s degrees in civil engineering from Virginia Tech.