Will Schnier, P.E. – Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

Focus: Corporate
Location: Austin, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio

Will Schnier is a Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at WGI. He received his BSCE from Purdue University and co-founded BIG RED DOG Engineering and Consulting in 2009. BIG RED DOG was acquired by WGI in 2019.

Mr. Schnier is very well versed in the project review and development permitting process having worked closely and very successfully with City and County review staff, neighborhood associations, environmental groups, and public boards and councils. He has been responsible for the project management, engineering design, and regulatory permitting of hundreds of single family subdivision projects, mixed use and multifamily residential developments, industrial facilities and oil and gas development projects throughout Texas. He is the author of two publications: “Land Subdivision – A Practical Guide for Central Texas” and “The Book on License Agreements in the City of Austin”.

Will was a member of the Board of Directors of the Real Estate Council of Austin (RECA) in 2014 and 2015. He also served as Mayor Lee Leffingwell’s appointment to the City of Austin Zoning Board of Adjustment from 2011 to 2015.


Meet Will on Episode 1 of the UNLEASHED Podcast: