Kenneth M. Hanifan, PE, LEED AP

Vice President, Strategy

Ken supports Westwood in its development, execution, and monitoring of the strategic plan objectives to achieve the company goals. He oversees the company acquisition pipeline and is a member of the team responsible for identifying and evaluating potential acquisitions. He supports the expansion of both divisions and the service groups within while advancing Westwood through the development of new business units.
Ken has over 30 years of experience in civil engineering including master planned communities, residential and commercial development, water resources, permitting, agency coordination, public works infrastructure design, and construction management.
Ken’s key to success is his focus on leading and mentoring the team to maximize the potential for each individual and the company. Ken believes that the success of the company starts with the people. Ken is a Westwood shareholder.

  • University of Nevada Reno, BS Civil Engineering
  • Professional Engineer: California and Nevada
  • ASCE
  • APWA
  • ACEC - NV Chapter
  • APA