Mike Wayts, P.E.
North Carolina Division Manager
Mike Wayts is a Vice President/Principal and the firm’s North Carolina Division Manager. Mike specializes in the management of multidiscipline teams for multiple infrastructure projects, specifically ones related to water, wastewater and stormwater utilities. He helped Freese and Nichols grow their stormwater practice in Dallas before moving to North Carolina to lead Freese and Nichols’ expansion to Raleigh. Mike is currently on the industry advisory board for North Carolina State’s Civil Engineering Department and has won multiple ACEC project awards.
Mike has been with Freese and Nichols for his entire career, first joining as the first intern hired in Freese and Nichols’ Dallas office. He later joined the firm as a full-time employee in 1998, shortly after receiving a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington.