Chuck Larson

Chuck Larson joined the Town of Nantucket in January 2017 and is currently the Manager of Strategic Projects.  He has more than 35 years of experience working in government and the private sector in the areas of transportation engineering, transportation management systems, Information Technology and GIS, and is known for his ability to collaborate on multi-disciplinary projects and deliver solutions.   Mr. Larson earned a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Connecticut and a M.S. in Project Management from The George Washington University.


As a Massachusetts licensed Civil Engineer and Project Management Professional, he works on a range of projects helping the Nantucket community advance practices for coastal resilience, sustainability planning, adapting to climate change and designing for sea-level rise.   His efforts have helped Nantucket obtain MVP (Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness Program in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts) certification from the state, and several MVP Action Grants for coastal resilience projects.