Henderson Companies Hires New Mission Critical General Manager

Lenexa, Kan. — Henderson Companies welcomes Earl Wilcox as the new mission critical general manager for Henderson Building Solutions, the construction management sister company of Henderson Engineers. Wilcox will oversee construction, project execution, scheduling, and client development for Henderson’s mission critical practice, which services mission critical facilities including data centers and public safety centers nationwide.

“We’re thrilled to have Earl as the newest member of our leadership team,” said Steve Hancock, president of Henderson Building Solutions. “Earl will be focused on ensuring we’re well positioned to support the growing project stream that we are experiencing within mission critical. Having his caliber of expertise will help us continue to enhance client experience and exceed client expectations, and we are looking forward to his contributions.”

Wilcox most recently served as the vice president and general manager at Electrical Reliability Services, Inc., an electrical engineering and testing firm headquartered in Westerville, Ohio. He brings more than 28 years of engineering and construction industry experience to his new role.

“I’m excited to join the Henderson Building Solutions team and build upon their industry-leading mission critical practice,” said Wilcox. “What attracted me to the firm is its focus on innovation, and I can’t wait to see how we can break barriers to deliver the best solutions for our clients and partners. The modern world is powered by data centers, so it’s a very impactful space to be in.”

Wilcox is a graduate of Northeastern University in Boston, where he earned his master’s degree in business administration, and Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kan., where he earned his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. He is a licensed professional engineer.

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