Wesley S. Lawson, PE

Wesley S. Lawson, PE

Executive Vice President




Penn State University - B.S. Architectural Engineering


High-Rise | Corporate | Multi-Family | Education



Wes began his career at Bala and quickly rose through the ranks from a mechanical engineer to an Executive Vice President and Director of Project Management.  His focus lies in multi-family, education, residential, high-rise, and commercial markets.  His pragmatic approach to design, responsiveness, and attention to detail has resulted in an impressive resume of projects including: the FMC Tower, Evo, The Vantage, The Summit at University City, 1919 Market, 1213 Walnut, and The Laurel.

As Director of Project Management across all offices, Wes has developed Bala's project management standards and guidelines.  He also runs the Assistant Project Managers group, which trains and mentors employees by cross-training knowledge of disciplines and providing management education.

Wes is proficient in energy modeling for both LEED and energy study projects.

Name an item on your bucket list.
Hiking Mount Kilimanjaro and going on safaris.

What is your favorite place?
Favorite vacation spot is Moab, Utah which is close to National Parks and is known for its world-class mountain biking and hiking.