HBK Recent Promotions
Don Kleyweg, P.E. is now a Senior Vice President. Don has been with HBK since 2005 and has played a vital role in the growth and success of the company. With almost two decades of experience in capital program development, design and construction management of electrical utility projects, Don is highly regarded by customers and partners in the industry. Don has helped secure and lead work at HBK in several areas, including electrical substation design, overhead and underground electrical transmission line design and gas opportunities, with an emphasis on constructability. As the executive leading the delivery of work to our largest customer, Don has earned their managements’ confidence as a dependable part of their team. Don was also instrumental in assisting with the opening of our Oakbrook office and now oversees its operation.
James Jackson, P.E. is now a Senior Vice President. Jim has been with HBK since its beginnings in January 1999, becoming the first HBK employee. In his 18+ years at HBK, Jim has held a wide-ranging set of roles and responsibilities, each key to our growth. Jim has a proven record in development, coordination, and management of Infrastructure design and construction management projects. Jim has great expertise in the management of underground utility infrastructure projects within large metropolitan areas, working inside construction companies and private utilities. Jim’s leadership and knowledge opened up opportunities that helped establish HBK as a leading solutions provider in the utilities industry.