Executive Team


KEN HUESBY, CEO & President
Ken Huesby founded Hillhouse Construction Company in 1987 with the mission to build high-quality work environments that help people thrive and companies prosper. With more than 30 years of construction experience and a passion for customer care, Ken created a company focused on delivering results to clients who desire the highest possible level of service. 
KEVIN HUESBY, Chief Operations Officer
Kevin Huesby oversees Hillhouse Construction operations and manages projects for key clients, drawing on more than two decades of experience in the commercial construction industry. He has overseen a broad range of projects, from state-of-the-art clean rooms and high-tech industrial machining facilities to cutting-edge corporate offices.
KEN BIRDSALL, VP of Construction
Ken Birdsall has over 25 years of experience in commercial and industrial construction and possesses an extensive background in tenant improvement, cleanroom, and bio-pharmaceutical projects. Ken is well-versed in cost engineering, subcontract administration, estimating, scheduling, and the coordination of subcontracts and trades.
JAMES CRADY, Senior Superintendent, Mentorship Program Leader
James Crady is a 20-year veteran of the construction industry and a recognized specialist in the area of structural steel construction. He successfully completed several of the very earliest structural steel buildings and is widely sought-after by clients with complex requirements.
BILL JOHNSTON, General Superintendent
Bill’s attention is focused on supporting the superintendent teams. His experience providing site supervision and direction extends to the subcontractor team. Bill is responsible for overseeing field operations, maintaining strict accordance with contract documents, verifying safety compliance, and managing quality control. He ensures that the subcontractor scopes are clearly identified, tracked, and managed. By allocating manpower and resources, Bill ensures that we meet the customer’s schedule.