Mr. Randall T. Pettigrew, PE is the Senior Vice-President and Principal Construction Services Engineer for Pettigrew & Associates. Randy has 35 years of engineering experience with the last 20 serving as a corporate executive for multi-billion-dollar international firms and multi-million-dollar corporations. In this role he focused on business efficiencies, development, and growth.
Mr. Pettigrew is an alumnus of New Mexico State University where he obtained a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. He is a professional engineer licensed in Texas. Past and current professional affiliations include National, Texas, and New Mexico Society of Professional Engineers, American Concrete Pipe Association, American Society of civil engineers, American Concrete Institute and New Mexico American Concrete Institute Chapter. Randy is a 2011 Graduate of Leadership NM Core Class of 2011 and is a lifetime member and is a life member of the Academy of Civil Engineers, NMSU.
Randy served as President of the Lovington Economic Development Corporation from 2011 to 2016 and currently serves as Vice-President. He currently serves as chairman of the Lovington Planning and zoning Board, Chairman of the Lea County Road Advisory Board, board member of the Lea County Planning and Zoning Board, and director for NM American Concrete Institute Chapter. Randy past local community involvements include Lea County Fair and Rodeo Board, Kiwanis, Rotary, Lovington Extra-Territorial Zoning Board. Randy has been a member of the New Mexico Goodwill Ambassador organization, NM Amigos since 2013.
Randy is very focused on and supports the continued growth and diversification of business and industry in Lea County. Randy’s ancestors were homesteaders in Lea County arriving in 1907 in the Plainview and King areas. Randy grew up on a farm and ranch in McDonald, NM.
In 2020, Randy was elected to represent House District 61 in the New Mexico Legislature. During Randy's tenure, he has proudly fought for veterans' rights, the rights of the unborn, your second amendment rights, and has been a strong conservative voice for the people of Lea County.
He has been married to Shannon Pettigrew for 29 years. Shannon is a small business owner with a focus on Life and Health Coach for Women. They have 3 children – Brittany, a realtor in Texas; Raine, a Special Education Teacher in Las Cruces Public Schools; and Alie, a book trader in Albuquerque.