About the County Engineer
Dean C. Ringle, P.E., P.S., has served as the Franklin County Engineer since June 2000. He began his career at the engineer’s office in 1981 and has held positions in construction, surveying, and overall engineering management.
Mr. Ringle received his Bachelor of Science Degrees in Civil Engineering and Surveying from The Ohio State University and is a registered Professional Engineer and Professional Surveyor in Ohio.
He is an adjunct faculty member at The Ohio State University’s College of Engineering, and serves on the boards of the County Engineers Association of Ohio (CEAO), Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission, and Ohio National Road Association. Dean has received numerous awards for his public service including being honored by the County Engineers Association of Ohio as the 2011 “County Engineer of the Year” as well as the 2013 Urban County Engineer of the Year from the National Association of County Engineers.