Striving for excellence since 1975. Since our founding, BGE has benefited from four generations of leadership—a legacy of excellence that has been carried onward with a great enthusiasm. At the top, our executive management subscribes to a servant-leadership model.
We are a privately owned company guided by our core values of integrity, commitment, respect and a reputation for excellence. Whether it’s for our clients or our communities, we are here to serve with unreserved dedication.
Lee C. Lennard, PE, F.SAME
President and CEO
In his role as president and CEO, Lee Lennard leads strategic initiatives; promotes a culture of entrepreneurialism, respect and appreciation; and encourages employees to make a difference for their clients, communities and throughout the world. Under his leadership, the firm upholds the core values established by its founders, serves clients with value-added excellence, and creates a future filled with opportunity and vitality.
William D. (Doug) Dillon, PE, MBA
North Texas Region Operations Leader
Doug Dillon joined BGE to help the firm grow and diversify into new geographic markets and has been instrumental in establishing the firm’s presence in North and Central Texas. In his current role as operations leader for the North Texas region, he oversees the day-to-day operations of three offices in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex, as well as the firm’s Waco office and two offices in Arkansas. His main areas of focus are on market positioning and leadership development within the region.
Charles R. (Rob) Harris, PE
Central Texas Region Operations Leader
Rob Harris leads BGE’s operations in Central Texas, including offices in Austin, San Antonio and Yoakum. In his role, he focuses on operations and growth within Central Texas, as well as key strategic initiatives for the company overall. Under his leadership, he has made a significant impact on the firm’s expansion in the region and continues to bring a unifying spirit to his work each day.
Rodney R. Heisch, PE
Houston Region Operations Leader
With more than 30 years of civil engineering experience, Rodney Heisch is responsible for the Houston region operations – which includes offices in Houston, Katy and The Woodlands. In addition to providing operational guidance to the regional directors, he is also active in client engagement and public service. He is currently serving on the City of Houston Planning Commission, a 26-member board responsible for reviewing and approving subdivision and development plats.
Randy N. Randermann, PE
Southeast Region Operations Leader
As operations leader for the Southeast region, Randy Randermann leads the firm’s geographic expansion efforts outside of Texas into the southeastern United States. Since 2017, he has successfully opened offices in North Carolina, Florida and Georgia. His day-to-day responsibilities are focused on business development efforts, attracting new team members and leading operational initiatives across the region. He also provides leadership and oversight for the firm’s real estate and facilities group company-wide.
While our principals are diverse in their expertise, geographies and tenure, they share a few common attributes that are essential to their ownership and leadership role at BGE. First and foremost, they uphold the core values of the firm – integrity, commitment, respect and excellent reputation. Secondly, each is a significant practice builder in his or her areas of expertise, and in turn, attract business to the organization. They are leaders not only in the firm, but also the business community. And finally, they live out our “One Team” attitude, always working in the best interest of BGE.
Jeff Safe, PE
Director, Land Development