David Giongco is an Area Engineer with the Office of Project Implementation in the Division of Local Assistance. He is responsible for project authorizations in Districts 2 and 10 on behalf of Caltrans and provides federal-aid highway program guidance and training to Local Assistance staff and local agencies throughout the state.

David has been with Caltrans since 2005, beginning his career in District 3 with North Region Design. His experience in the District has included assignments with North Region Construction and the Offices of Advance Planning, Maintenance Engineering, and Local Assistance. Since joining the State of California, he has also been assigned to the California Transportation Commission as a Department Liaison. Prior to joining Caltrans, David served as a Civil Engineer Officer in the U.S. Air Force.

David has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from San José State University and is a registered civil engineer in California.


David shares information and advice about delivering federal and state funded projects in California at LocalAssistance.info. View his recent posts here.