Terry A. RuhlPE, F. ASCE, DrBA

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Terry Ruhl is Board Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. He is an A/E industry leader in business transformation, strategy development, mergers and acquisitions, and infrastructure planning, design, and program management. Prior to Lochner, Terry served as a member of CH2M’s board of directors and corporate leadership council, as well as president of the company’s Transportation business and National Governments client sector.  

A globally recognized expert in civil infrastructure planning and design, Terry was personally involved with some of the world’s most significant projects and programs, including the modernization of the Mumbai International Airport in India, the expansion of the Panama Canal, and numerous other civilian and governmental infrastructure programs throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia.  

Terry earned a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Colorado State University and a master’s degree in transportation engineering from the University of California, Berkeley. Terry also holds a Doctorate in Business Administration from DePaul University in Chicago, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions in professional service firms. 

Red quote icon

“I am honored to help build upon Lochner’s solid foundation and expand the firm’s capabilities to provide differentiation in the marketplace through unparalleled client solutions, technology-enabled thought leadership, and an inclusive workforce that feels empowered and engaged to make a difference in our world.”

Recent News

Making a Difference: Board Chair & CEO Terry Ruhl Featured in The Zweig Letter

Board Chair and CEO, Terry Ruhl recently discussed Lochner’s people-centric philosophy with The Zweig Letter, a publication by Zweig Group. […]

Read More

Lochner Signs Equity in Infrastructure Project Pledge

H.W. Lochner, Inc. (Lochner), a leading provider of infrastructure planning and engineering services, is proud to join public agencies, architectural […]

Read More

Lochner Celebrates First Graduates of DePaul Leadership Program

H.W. Lochner, Inc. (Lochner), a leading provider of infrastructure planning and engineering services, proudly announces the graduation of participants in [&hell […]

Read More