Lanny Wadle serves as interim Chief Financial Officer (CFO). As CFO, he is responsible for providing leadership and direction to the Financial Management, Toll Operations and Project Finance, Debt and Strategic Contracts divisions.
After graduating from the University of Texas at Austin, he began his career with TxDOT in September 1980 as a budget analyst in the Finance division. When TxDOT re-established the Bridge division in 2000, Wadle was selected as the division administration manager to form and hire the IT, Human Resources and accounting offices. He returned to the Finance Division in 2002 and has held various financial positions of increasing responsibility including the director of Funds Management, deputy director and interim director of the Financial Management Division. During his 40-year career, Wadle has been responsible for developing eleven Legislative Appropriation Requests and Operating budgets, statewide monitoring of budgets, full-time equivalents, merit allocations and letting allocations, as well as management of revenue and accounts payable activities.