Mike Holder – Acting Transportation Secretary

Mike Holder, the N.C. Department of Transportation's chief engineer, is acting Secretary of Transportation.

In his role as chief engineer, Holder oversees all 14 transportation divisions.

Since 2000, he has been the division engineer for Division 12, which includes Gaston, Cleveland, Iredell, Alexander, Catawba and Lincoln counties. He manages construction projects, maintenance, operations and customer service for the division.

Holder previously served as a division construction engineer for Division 9 in Winston-Salem and resident engineer for Division 7 in Greensboro.