Gene Reed

Chief Executive Officer

Edward Eugene “Gene” Reed has been a resident of Fort Bend County, Texas, for over 50 years. He is a 1953 graduate of Lamar Consolidated High School in Rosenberg and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Texas. After serving in the United States Air Force and a 17-year career with Harvey Construction Company, in 1977 Mr. Reed founded E.E. Reed Construction Company. He currently serves as CEO of the general contracting firm that bears his name and offices in Sugar Land. Mr. Reed and his wife Pat have four children and nine grandchildren.


  • Greater Fort Bend Economic Development Council
  • Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce
  • Sugar Land Economic Development Corporation
  • City of Sugar Land Architectural Review Board
  • St. Theresa Catholic Church
  • Associated Catholic Charities
  • Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc., of Greater Houston


  • B.S. Civil Engineering, University of Texas
  • B.S. Business Administration, University of Texas