Randy Wilgis

Chief Solutions Officer
Resource Environmental Solutions
Houston, TX


Randy Wilgis serves as RES Chief Solutions Officer. He leads company efforts to develop solutions for complex mitigation challenges, with a primary focus on resolving endangered species issues for energy clients across the United States.  In addition to his company responsibilities, Mr. Wilgis is a past President of the National Mitigation Banking Association, continues to serve on the Board and acts a mentor to the Association’s Species Committee.  In this role Mr. Wilgis worked closely with leadership at FWS and DOI to assist in the development of ESA mitigation policies, with a mission of improving the transparency, certainly and timeliness to the ESA permitting process.  Past board positions include being the Founding Board Chair of the South Carolina Calvert Academy, a virtual public charter school serving the needs of over 300 elementary school children. Mr. Wilgis also speaks at a multitude of industry events, and is an instructor for the Conservation Leadership Network.

Formerly, Mr. Wilgis was president of EBX, joining RES with the merger in 2014. He was earlier a Senior Vice President with TESSCO Technologies, where he founded three service businesses with combined annual revenues of over $250 million in 2004. Mr. Wilgis received his BSE from the Duke University School of Engineering, and MBA from the University of Virginia-Darden School of Business.