Welcome to our company where great people do great work

With deep Texas roots and a supportive, upbeat corporate culture, Barraza Consulting Group manages an impressive portfolio. Our growing reputation for developing master-planned communities is grounded in our insightful approach to planning and civil engineering. Our talented team of industry professionals has extensive expertise and decades of collective experience in surveying, planning, civil engineering, land development, construction administration, inspection services and creating and managing special utility and improvement districts. We leverage this expertise to provide comprehensive solutions for cost effectively turning undeveloped properties into thriving, high-quality residential communities.

Barraza Consulting Group’s niche is large master-planned communities for first-time homebuyers in North Texas. We also work with financial advisors and attorneys to develop a plan for financing and with special utility and public improvement districts to identify financing options.

Art Barraza, President, Barraza Consulting Group LLC
Art Barraza
President, Barraza Consulting Group LLC
How we came to be: A vision for people and communities

Barraza Consulting Group was founded in 2019 by Art Barraza to leverage his nearly 30 years of experience in civil engineering and site planning. His vision for recruiting top talent and providing superior service quickly positioned Barraza Consulting Group as the go-to resource for cost analyses and projections, acquisitions and entitlements, surveys and the design and development of master-planned communities. Art’s commitment to treating people with dignity and respect has created an inviting work environment and resulted in long-term relationships with employees, clients, communities and specialty utility districts.


We do everything from cost analysis, planning and entitlements,to design and development.


We stay with neighborhoods for many years, offering continued operations and maintenance.


Clients know we can adapt to any situation and provide timely and cost-effective solutions.

Talented people are our greatest asset

Our team encompasses qualified, talented professionals who have the extensive network of contacts expected at a large firm and who provide the responsive, personalized service of a smaller local firm.

Jim Nichols, RPLS, Project Manager
Jim Nichols, RPLS
Project Manager
Christie Hancock, AICP, Project Manager
Christie Hancock, AICP
Project Manager
Rodney Velasquez, PE, Project Manager
Rodney Velasquez, PE
Project Manager
Matt Clark, PE, Project Manager
Matt Clark, PE
Project Manager
Alex Gonzales-Rodiles, PE, Project Manager
Alex Gonzales-Rodiles, PE
Project Manager

While certifications only tell a small part of our story, they represent an important part of who we are, where we work and the types of projects we execute.

  • Texas Board of Professional Engineers (TBPE) Firm 20683
  • Texas Board of Professional Land Surveyors (TBPLS) Firm 10194538

Our company also is involved in a number of industry groups to collaborate and stay current on key issues impacting the projects we plan, survey and engineer.

Join Our Team
If you’re interested in joining our team to create tomorrow’s communities today, we would like to hear from you at careers@barraza-group.com