Randy Wilgis

Executive Vice President, Solutions Development
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.