Jake Hudson, PE, PG, CEG, CPESC – General Manager, Truckee Office

Jake Hudson
Jake Hudson

Jake Hudson, PE, CEG, CPESC, has been a principal of Holdrege & Kull and manager of the Truckee office for the last 15 years. Since the beginning of his career in 1989, Mr. Hudson has been involved with over 1,000 geotechnical engineering, engineering geology, erosion control, and materials testing projects. The majority of his career has been spent working in the Reno/Lake Tahoe regions of Nevada and California. In addition, he has performed geologic and geologic hazards investigations for projects in California, Nevada, and Idaho. He has extensive experience providing construction consultation for residential subdivisions and commercial and municipal projects. Jake has also worked on forensic investigations for residential and commercial developments.


  • B.S. in Civil Engineering, California State University, Sacramento
  • B.S. in Geology, University of Nevada, Reno


  • Professional Engineer, CA No. 50923
  • Professional Engineer, NV No. 11055
  • Professional Geologist, CA No. 6922
  • Certified Engineering Geologist, CA No. 2239
  • Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control, No. 3848
  • Qualified SWPPP Developer/ Practitioner, CA No. 1363


  • Fault and geologic hazards evaluations
  • Geotechnical investigation & design
  • Slope stability analysis
  • Retaining & rockery wall design
  • Construction-phase project management
  • Materials testing & special inspection


  • Geoprofessional Business Association
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists
  • Truckee Tahoe Engineers Association-Past President