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The Team

Pete Carlson

Pete Carlson

Executive Chairman

Pete Carlson started working for Allstar Construction in 1986 as a labourer in the field. In 1991, after college, he became an estimator in the office. In 2004, he bought into the company and was running the day-to-day operations. Pete purchased the remaining stock of the company in 2008 and became President. His current role is Chairman of the Board. Outside of work, Pete is an avid outdoorsman.


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Grady Stephens

Grady Stephens

Chief Executive Officer

Grady began his tenure with Allstar Construction in 1994. He ran the sheet metal division, inspected projects daily, and signed off on workmanship for each job after crews completed technical sheet metal work. In 1999, Grady moved into sales and estimating where he began his education in blueprints and project specifications. He caters to his network of builders and past clients, continuing to produce high-end projects around the Twin Cities.


Shawn Larson

Shawn Larson

Executive V.P.

Shawn joined the Allstar team in 1998 gaining an education of all facets of the exterior construction business. After graduating to project manager, Shawn quickly excelled in estimating and sales, where he flourishes today. Shawn lives in the south metro with his wife and three children. When time allows you will find him on a golf course or at a hockey rink.


Adam Rametta

Adam Rametta

Executive V.P.

Adam has been affiliated with Allstar construction since 1996. He has done work across all facets of the organization, playing key roles in sales, estimation and project supervision. Adam has committed himself to helping clients through honesty and hard work.


Chris Cole

Chris Cole

Controller

Chris joined the Allstar team in January 2013. As Controller, Chris oversees all financial aspects of the company, including internal and external financial reporting, budgeting, internal controls, and risk management. Chris graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants & the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants. Chris resides in Loretto with his family and enjoys golfing, running, spending time on the lake & cheering on the Vikings.


Deb Nelson

Deb Nelson

Office Manager

Deb Nelson joined the Allstar team in 2001, bringing with her 9+ years of experience in office management, accounting, and contract administration. Her focus is on contract administration, including the set up and billing for all jobs. Deb’s ability to multi-task keeps the office running smoothly. In her free time, Deb enjoys working out, reading and watercolor painting.


Regina Hiller

Regina Hiller

Masonry Operations Manager

Regina was hired to lead our masonry division. She joined our team in April of 2013, bringing 14+ years’ experience in masonry, team leadership, and exterior design. Regina is extremely passionate about stone and fine detail. This unique combination has been clearly evident to our clients and their project outcomes. Regina has played an integral role in the growth of our masonry division.


Jeff Bergquist

Jeff Bergquist

Metal Shop Manager

Jeff has over 25 years’ experience in the architectural sheet metal industry. Jeff started with The Metal Shop in 2014 and is now head of operations. Jeff graduated from Hennepin Technical College in 1989 majoring in carpentry. Jeff's experience and knowledge in the industry brings a high degree quality and service to our team.


Braden Larson

Braden Larson

Senior Estimator/Project Manager

Braden joined the Allstar team back in April of 2013. He came to Allstar with a background in commercial, low- slope roofing as well as experience working in roof material distribution. Braden graduated college with a degree in architectural drafting. This skill set, plus his expansive knowledge of both low slope and steep slope, make him a critical member of the Allstar team.


John Chapel

John Chapel

Senior Estimator/Project Manager

John joined Allstar Construction in 2009 after graduating from Dunwoody. John received a degree, with honors, in construction estimating and project management. John is in charge of estimating and managing over 150 projects a year. He also enjoys hunting, fishing, and playing golf in his free time.


Jeremy Koch

Jeremy Koch

Estimator/Project Manager

Jeremy began his career at Allstar in 2014. Having been in construction management since 2002, he has always catered to homeowners and builders, aiding in the production of high-end construction projects. Until recently, Jeremy worked in the field, managing crews, to ensure that all exterior projects were completed to the highest standard. In August of 2017, he moved into his current role. In his spare time, he loves spending time with his family outdoors or coaching his kids in football, basketball and baseball.


John Sheldon

John Sheldon

Sales Representative

John started at Allstar Construction in 2007. His time has been focused on the exterior segment of the housing market. Through extensive training and continuing education, he has learned that because every house has different characteristics, his recommendations need to be well thought out and take into consideration all of the technology that is available in today's market. John's strength is that he treats every project as if it were his own home, remembering that communication is key! His goal is to be your number one resource for anything construction-related.


Jason Burg

Jason Burg

Business Development Director

Jason joined the Allstar team in the summer of 2014 after 26 years of operating his own construction, adjusting, and building-portfolio companies. He began building and renovating properties in 1986, while still in high school. After graduating, he became a general contractor and independent adjuster throughout the Midwest. He brings a wealth of experience to every aspect of construction services, property insurance claims and real estate holdings. Jason specializes in large-loss insurance claims, focusing on guiding clients through an unforeseen tragedy to ensure capital recovery and timely restoration services.


Dave Hunt

Dave Hunt

Sales Representative

Dave started with Allstar Construction in 2015 after he moved to the Twin Cities from Cape Cod, Massachusetts. He began working at Allstar as a metal division supervisor overseeing the installation of gutters. In 2017, he moved into sales where he works closely with both builders and homeowners on exterior construction projects. When he is not at work he enjoys playing hockey and spending time with his wife and child.


Ryan Hansen

Ryan Hansen

Sales Representative

Ryan started with Allstar Construction in 2013, but has been in the industry for 12 years. He started as a carpenter then moved to estimating and project management. He now flourishes in sales and project management where he puts his experience into our customer’s hands. When Ryan is not working, he is active in his community, supporting local sporting events and volunteering for Habitat for Humanity. He enjoys traveling, fishing, spending time outdoors and hanging out with his friends and family.


Billy Foss

Billy Foss

Project Manager-Gutter Division


Nathan Weiland

Nathan Weiland

Senior Accountant

Nathan joined the Allstar team in May of 2017. He brings with him 2 years of public accounting experience and seven years of construction experience. As Senior Accountant, Nathan helps to ensure the accuracy and completeness of company financial statements and underlying support. He holds a Masters of Accountancy from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants. In his free time, Nathan enjoys spending time with friends and family, being outdoors, cheering on the Green Bay Packers, and working on projects around the house.


Kerstin Deters-Engel

Kerstin Deters-Engel

Inside Sales/Marketing Manager

Kerstin spent 15+ years managing customer service teams prior to joining Allstar in 2016. She brings with her a deep understanding of best practices regarding customer care and service, branding, and process improvement. She ensures clients are matched with the sales person best suited to address their service issue. Kerstin also supports our sales team through the management of Allstar’s customer contact software, print materials, and advertising. Outside of business hours, she can be found spending time with family at home or the cabin.


Anna Dudeck

Anna Dudeck

Accounts Payable Manager

Anna has been with Allstar since the fall of 2014. She has grown with the business taking on several roles in her time here. She currently is our office administrator taking the responsibility of sub-contractor compliance, metal work AP/AR and assignment and entry of all accounts payable items. If she’s not at the office you can find Anna on a softball field or playing outside with her kids.


Brian Reiner

Brian Reiner

Sales Representative

Brian recently joined Allstar Construction but has been involved in new construction and land development for the past 14 years. He has a current real estate license. Brian’s construction experience includes both residential and commercial, working with property management companies, real estate development firms, and homeowners. When he is not working, you can find Brian at one of his kids’ sporting events, or at the lake.


Nate Limerick

Nate Limerick

Field Manager

Nate started at Allstar Construction in 2014 as a service and repair technician. He was promoted to Site Supervisor spring of 2017. Nate has been working in the construction world for 8 years and has experience in a wide variety of exterior products. He grew up in southern Indiana, joining the United States Navy after high school. After being honorably discharged, he moved to Minnesota to be near family and begin his construction career.


Keven Fernstrom

Keven Fernstrom

Field Manager


Ron Holm

Ron Holm

Field Manager

Ron brought over 25 years’ experience with him when he came on-board in 2014. As a field manager, Ron oversees projects, large and small, all around the metro area. He thrives on being a calming voice in the storm of an emergency project or repair. Ron lives in Maple Lake with his wife and three kids. In his free time, Ron can be found hanging out with family or playing music with his band.


Mathew King

Mathew King

Field Manager

Mathew started with Allstar in November of 2017. Previously he worked for 16 years managing slate, tile, and metal roofing projects. He is also a member of the Dayton Fire Department, where he responds to fires, accidents, and medical calls. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and hunting.


Ryan Anderson

Ryan Anderson

Field Manager/Project Estimator

Ryan brought more than 20 years of construction experience with him when he came on board in 2017. He grew up working for his family’s construction company where he learned most of his construction knowledge. When he is not at work Ryan is either taking his kids to their sporting events or you can find him in a deer stand or duck blind.


Paul Coleman

Paul Coleman

Metal Shop


Helario Mura

Helario Muro

Installer


Ismael Rodriguez

Ismael Rodriguez

Installer


Edgar Barajas

Edgar Barajas

Installer

Edgar began working for Allstar in August 2017. He graduated from Metropolitan State University with a Bachelor’s of Science degree. Edgar has multiple years of hands on experience in the roofing industry and is excited to learn other aspects of construction and further his growth in the company. He is fluent in Spanish and enjoys staying active and being outdoors.


Angie Quiroz

Angie Quiroz

Subcontractor Liaison

Angie joined Allstar Construction in February of 2018. In the short time Angie has been with Allstar Construction, she has proven to be a valuable asset to the organization. In her role, Angie is responsible for fostering existing relationships and acquiring new, qualified subcontractor crews to support the rapid growth of our company. Angie not only advocates on behalf of the subcontractor crews, but ensures compliance with insurance and other requirements as needed. Angie’s background in construction and accounting makes this a winning combination! When Angie isn’t working you can find her restoring houses with her husband and being “Super Mom” to her daughter, Gabi.


Brittany Fox

Brittany Fox

Estimator/Project Manager

Brittany started at Allstar in February of 2018. She is a recent grad with degrees in business management, construction management, and criminal justice. She’s been in the construction industry for about three years with proficiency in finish carpentry work, estimating commercial project scopes of work, and project management. In her free time she enjoys the exploring the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and playing golf.


Anthony Layon

Anthony Layon

Metal Fabricator

Anthony joined the Allstar team in 2017 as a Runner. He transitioned to his current role in the Metal Shop after a few months. Anthony has worked in construction for a couple of years, most recently in a sales/repair role with a plumbing company. He was born and raised in Minnesota and family means everything to him. Anthony is eageer to learn and grow within his new role.


Tyler Agness-Spooner

Tyler Agness-Spooner

Runner


Matt Aldrich

Matt Aldrich

Service/Repair Technician

Matt started his construction career immediately after high school. With 20 years of construction experience, he has seen and worked on just about everything- from small to large, from simple to complex. He enjoys the challenges and diversity he experiences daily within his role as a service technician.


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Joe Halstead

Joe Halstead

President

Joe began his career working for the Allstar team in 1998. Started as a laborer in the field, and progressed to foreman in 2000. Project Manager as of 2002. By 2004 furthered his position to Senior Project Estimator. In 2008, the Allstar team established a division called Allstar Construction Management that focused entirely on services specific to Associations and Management companies. Joe established himself as General Manager of this division. Joe’s current role of Allstar is President.


Jamie Thurston

Jamie Thurston

General Manager

Jamie got started in the business in 1998. He has worked on both sides of the table, running production and sales divisions. Jamie has developed a strong skill set working with insurance companies and the adjusters. He enjoys training and working with the sales team to help each and every homeowner we have contact with it. Jamie is right at home in our team environment and focuses on making everyone around business better at what they do.


Jeff Pelant

Jeff Pelant

Sales Manager

Jeff started with Allstar as a sub-contractor 9 years ago after graduating from Gustavus Adolphus College. During college summers he worked for his family's construction company and learned most of his construction knowledge, and most of all, the importance of quality workmanship. After college he worked as an adjuster for a leading insurance company and worked as Production Manager for another restoration team. Jeff’s knowledge of the insurance industry and drive for quality work make him an important asset to our team.


Londa Breese

Londa Breese

Office Manager

Londa recently joined the Allstar Residential team in early 2018 as their Office Manager with a wide variety of responsibilities ranging from accounting to social media marketing. Bringing with her years of experience in customer service, small business management, and a knowledge of the construction industry as a former Executive Assistant. Outside of the office, you'll find her cheering on her favorite MN sports teams, checking out new restaurants, and hanging out with her daughter and dog as much as possible.


Matt Baker

Matt Baker

Project Manager

Matt started in the construction industry in 1997 at the bottom, sweeping homes and cleaning job sites. He worked his way up from there working in various trades, in 2001 he entered the insulation field which he specialized in for 17 years. In that time, he worked his way from apprentice up to project manager running job sites with crews of varying size. In October of 2017, he made the decision that it was time to transition from field manager to project manager with Allstar. He is an invaluable member to our team providing not only efficient project management but also expertise in the field of insulation. His greatest focus in his current role is the communication between ourselves, our customers and our crews as well.


Jason Grimm

Jason Grimm

Sales Rep

Jason started in the construction field during the summers of High School. Jason continued as well during the summer months at college. After graduating college, he joined the Allstar team working as a repair technician. After a few years, Jason was given an offer for a job in a field closer related to his college degree that he couldn't refuse. That job concluded with the recession of 2008, so Jason found his way back into the construction field by starting his own company as a General Contractor. In 2015, he joined Allstar once again as a project manager, estimator as well as many other responsibilities. Today, Jason's focus is to partner with our clients and advise them through the process of an insurance claim or how he can help to protect the value of their home and more importantly their investments.


Jack Johnson

Jack Johnson

Field Manager

Jack started with Allstar in September 2017 as a Production Manager. Jack oversees that the quality control of each on-site project no only meets code but exceeds the customers' expectations. He is also Allstar Residential's go-to maintenance technician. His past experience as a handyman, HVAC technician and general contractor in all trades of construction make him a great fit for his current role at Allstar. He balances his work life with activities such as golfing, fishing and snowmobiling.


Josh Elledge

Josh Elledge

Claims Manager

Josh started working as an assistant for his father's Atlanta, GA based residential remodeling business as a teenager. After some time in the field he started his own business rehabilitating foreclosed homes while also managing the estimating and claims resolution process for Atlanta Storm Damage Restoration Company. Having developed relationships with claims adjusters and a fascination for the industry, Josh decided to become a claims adjuster himself. Josh spent 7 years adjusting property claims throughout the country for many different insurance carriers. Josh's wife's career was also gaining momentum and eventually moved them to the Midwest and he finally settled down for the long term in the Twin Cities of which Josh has grown to love! After much thought and time researching construction companies in search of a company with great character, morals, reputation and stability, Josh decided to take a closer look at Allstar. Josh was impressed with Allstar and accepted an offer to become their Claims Manager.


Jack Oseid

Jack Oseid

Sales Rep


Michael Peterson

Michael Peterson

Sales Rep


Mike Cicharez

Mike Cicharez

Sales Rep

Mike grew up in South Minneapolis and graduation from De La Salle, started his own business right out of high school which he successfully ran for 20 years. He also founded a charitable organization that has raised over $800,000.00 for local children's homes. Mike enjoys getting to know his customers and their needs, and he loves the challenge that comes alongside helping customers restore and maintain their homes. When Mike has free time he likes to relax at the cabin with his family and friends, smoke meats and tend to his wood working. In his youth he enjoyed traveling the country via freight train and has some incredible stories to share.


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Joe Halstead

Joe Halstead

President

Joe began his career working for the Allstar team in 1998. Started as a laborer in the field, and progressed to foreman in 2000. Project Manager as of 2002. By 2004 furthered his position to Senior Project Estimator. In 2008, the Allstar team established a division called Allstar Construction Management that focused entirely on services specific to Associations and Management companies. Joe established himself as General Manager of this division. Joe’s current role of Allstar is President.


Cullen McDermott

Cullen McDermott

General Manager

After graduation of college, Cullen began his career with Allstar Construction as a field technician in 2003. Hard work and dedication promoted him to Foreman in 2005. Being a lead foreman of a multi-million dollar renovation project, Cullen demonstrated tremendous leadership skills and organization required to further his career as Senior Project Estimator in 2009. In his current role as General Manager of Allstar Construction Maintenance, Cullen looks to continue the growth of the company and expects Allstar Construction Maintenance team will exceed all expectations.


Lindsey Randt

Lindsey Randt

Senior Office Manager

Lindsey began with Allstar Construction & Maintenance in 2013. Lindsey is responsible for several office tasks from accounting to customer service and has helped facilitate increased efficiency and organization into our day to day operations. When Lindsey is not working she enjoys coaching volleyball as well as playing as much volleyball as she can.


Jim Alleman

Jim Alleman

Production Manager

Jim started in the construction industry in 1989 framing houses. He began working in collaboration on projects with Allstar in 2004 and finally joined their team in 2009 after Allstar formed a division focusing on Associations and Management Companies. Jim specializes primarily in windows and doors but has the knowledge to work in all phases of construction which has earned him the position in his current role.


John Beard

John Beard

Sales/Project Manager

John started in the construction industry in 1998 and has excelled in many areas of the industry. He has developed a strong background and knowledge in the areas of sales, estimation, and production. John also has significant experience in dealing with insurance related claims/damage repairs. He has also in the past been an assistant for Farmers Insurance on their step and ladder assist team. John joined the Allstar team in 2010 and has continued to help grow the company ever since. John currently performs project estimation, project management, and handling of insurance related losses.


Freddy Deen

Freddy Deen

Captain MIH Sales

In 2014, Freddy joined the Allstar Team. Freddy brings a new dynamic with his experience rehabbing destressed properties to bathroom flips, kitchens, and of course perfecting exterior remodels of all types. He has a no quit attitude which explains why he is first to the office and last to leave. When Freddy isn't making it happen at Allstar you might find him relaxing poolside, golfing or playing hockey.


Tyson Bloch

Tyson Bloch

Project Estimator

Tyson's love for construction is in his blood. He set his first set of roof truss when he was 13 years old. Worked in the summers cleaning houses, shoveling sand and tagging along with his father. When he graduated high school his brothers started a company and he immediately started working for them, building custom homes. Started as a laborer and worked up the ladder and learned the craft. In 2012 he joined a National investment company that bought homes and remodeled home and put them into their rental portfolio. After the National Cmpany stopped buying homes locally is was a natural fit for Tyson to join the Allstar Team. He joined at the tail end of 2014. Tyson has 4 kids at home that participate in hockey, baseball and lacrosse He enjoys the outdoors, boating, hunting and fishing with his family.


Terry Rauk

Terry Rauk

Sales Rep

In 2016, Terry left his life of disaster restoration in sunny California to get back to his Midwest roots buy joining the Allstar team. He began his career of construction in the summer of 1998 roof and building houses during the summer while he attended college. Not to be limited to only the construction industry, Terry worked in sale & business development for nearly a decade for both ADP and JPMorgan Chase which is where he developed his tireless efforts of building and deepening relationships. With his vast experience of both new home construction & disaster restoration construction knowledge, Terry is a bit of a "Swiss Army Knife" on the team. When he is not working he enjoys reading, working out and playing golf.


Bartlett Harper

Bartlett Harper

Project Manager

After having worked in sales and construction related fields for over three decades, Bud came on board with Allstar Construction in 2009. He brings a sharp focus on customer relations, and an emphasis on finding Eco-friendly solutions to existing situations in the construction industry. He is a Project Manager for Allstar Construction, and is at his best when he knows he has served his customers fully.


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