Jerry Slater, PE

Vice President, Land Division, West Region

Jerry is one of the founders of the Las Vegas-based firm Slater Hanifan Group (SHG), which Westwood acquired in 2018. Jerry oversees the land development team in Westwood’s west region. Through the acquisition, he became a Westwood shareholder.  
Jerry has over 25 years of experience in civil engineering, including program-level scheduling, project management, land planning, mapping, hydrology, mass grading and drainage, roadways, site development, water and wastewater facilities, dry utilities, public presentations, agency coordination, permitting, and construction phase services. Jerry oversees the day-to-day business operations, strategic planning, and client management of SHG, a Westwood team. He also supports and trains project management staff in their daily duties and career development.  

  • Portland State University, BS Civil Engineering
  • Professional Engineer: Arizona and Nevada
  • ACEC