US Army Corps of Engineers
Galveston District

Dr. Edmond J. Russo Jr.

Deputy District Engineer, Programs and Project Management

Published April 2, 2014

Edmond J. Russo Jr., Ph.D., P.E., D.CE, D.NE, D.WRE, serves as the deputy district engineer for Programs and Project Management for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District, a position he assumed January 2014.

A 24-year Corps veteran, Russo oversees concept to delivery of projects and services in an area spanning 50,000 square miles of the Texas coast from Louisiana to Mexico, encompassing 16 congressional districts, valued at approximately $350 million annually to sustain navigation economics that are vital to the nation, while managing coastal risk reduction, ecosystem restoration, regulatory functions, emergency operations, military construction and international and interagency services mission areas.