Who We Are


William H. Hunter

Principal – President/Chief Estimator

B.S. Degree May 1984 from the University of Texas
Austin, Texas
Major: Business Administration/Finance
William started in the Construction Industry in June of 1984 until he founded Pesado Construction in May 1991

John Shane Hutson

Vice President of Business Development

Shane attended Southeastern Louisiana State University
Hammond, Louisiana
Shane was employed with National Development Services until he came to Pesado Construction in November of 2002. He specializes in site work, utilities, and commercial construction.

Brian William McGurk

Vice President of Operations

Brian has been in the Construction Industry for over twenty-five years. Mr. McGurk came to Pesado Construction in September 2003. Brian has managed projects ranging from $100,000 to over $25,000,000. He has experience with pipeline jobs, WWTP, booster pump stations, and underground utilities. Mr. McGurk has been the Project Manager on Town Creek Lift Station, Indian Hills Booster Pump Station, SAWS University Pump Station, Mines Road pipeline and many more.

Brenda Real


Brenda has 20 years experience as a corporate controller managing both administrative and accounting for construction companies. Brenda has been employed at Pesado since 2006

C. Shane Ahrens

Project Manager

Shane has over 14 years of experience in Construction Management with projects ranging from complex infrastructure projects such as treatment plants and roadway systems to integrated projects such as airports expansions and treatment system component structures. Projects range up to $500M. As a Project Manager, Shane understands the various levels of coordination that are required to successfully execute these projects.

R.C. Blackmon

Superintendent/Master Plumber

R.C. Blackmon has been employed with Pesado Construction since July 2007. Mr. Blackmon is a retired Seabee Master Chief and has extensive experience relating to the Plumbing Industry and holds his Masters Plumber’s License. R.C. has managed projects ranging from $100,000 to over $3,000,000. Mr. Blackmon has been the Project Manager on the North West Vista College project, Intermodal Union Pacific Project, and many more.

Mike Blackmon

Project Superintendent

Reports to the Project Manager and manages multiple crews on larger projects. Mike has been employed with Pesado Construction since 2008 . He has supervised projects ranging from $100,000 to 7,500,000. Mr. Blackmon was the superintendent out at the Donna WWTP, Gonzales WWTP, Laredo Booster Pump Station, and Intermodal Union Pacific Project along with many others. Mr. Blackmon is a master plumber and former Seabee.

Juan Ramos

Project Safety Manager

Mr. Ramos has been employed here since 2007 and has worked his way from being a Project Superintendent to becoming the Project Safety Manager. He has worked on projects ranging from $100,000 to $5,000,000. Mr. Ramos has his OSHA 10, OSHA 30, OSHA 500, and OSHA 510 certification along with CPR and First Aid.

Mike Cox

Senior Estimator

Mike has over 40 years experience both as an owner and estimator in the wastewater and utility construction industry.