Ron Hilgart


Ron Hilgart


As a founder and Managing Principal of HILGARTWILSON, Ron enjoys utilizing his 35 years of planning, engineering and construction management experience to add value to client’s projects, as well as to mentor and grow the professional staff at HILGARTWILSON. From the initial planning and entitlement of projects, through design and construction, he enjoys working with staff to challenge and guide them in finding alternative and unique solutions to project challenges and opportunities. With his depth of experience, and extensive client and agency relationships, he regularly advocates on behalf of clients to obtain agency buy-in of solutions that better the project and bring value to the client.


  • Professional Engineer Arizona – 16980
  • ASU Friends of Civil Engineering – Steering Committee Chair
  • American Society of Civil Engineers – Member
  • City of Peoria Planning & Zoning Commission Chair & Economic Development Group Chair
  • Valley Partnership
  • Urban Land Institute
  • Home Builders Association of Central Arizona
  • Prior position as City Council Member, City of Peoria


  • Employee mentoring and growth
  • Corporate leadership and guidance
  • Client representation and advocacy
  • Project management and oversight
  • Land use planning and entitlements
  • Value engineering
  • Project proformas and due diligence
  • Construction oversight and conflict resolution


“I am extremely proud of the growth and development of the 140+ professional team members at HILGARTWILSON. Their teamwork, commitment and expertise allow us to provide exceptional client services.”