Senior Vice President, Heavy Civil

Chris’ market knowledge and organizational effectiveness is clearly seen in his success implementing change in conservative cultures. As SVP for Carlson Heavy Civil, Chris leads in the planning for the future of the firm. In two short years, Carlson Heavy Civil’s revenue has grown over 50% and he has spearheaded leadership development in key functional areas: Safety, Quality, Assets and Operations, Project Delivery, Pre-construction, Finance, and Human Resources.

In his former roles he masterfully addressed skill shortages through attention to and establishment of a satisfied employee culture and a graduate training program. By recognizing recessions and proactively diversifying his company’s joint ventures and partnerships, Chris has been able to manage success amid market fluctuation.