Your Allstar Construction Commercial Team
Pete Carlson started working for Allstar in 1986 as a laborer in the field. In 1991 after college, Pete became an estimator in the office. In 2004, Pete bought into the company ownership and was running the day to day operations. In 2008, Pete purchased the remaining stock of the company and became president of Allstar. Pete's current role of Allstar is Chairman of the Board.
Grady began his tenure with Allstar Construction in 1994. Grady ran the sheet metal division and inspected projects on a daily basis, signing off on all workmanship on each job after his crew completed the final stages of the project performing technical sheet metal work. In 1999, Grady moved into sales and estimating where he began his education on blueprints and project specifications. He caters to his network of builders and past client relations continuing to produce high end projects around the twin cities. Grady is currently a partner of the organization and holds the role of CEO.
Shawn joined the team in 1998 gaining an early education of all facets of the components of exterior construction. After graduating to project manager, Shawn quickly excelled in estimating and sales where he flourishes today. Shawn enjoys spending time with his beautiful family, and when time allows you will find him on a golf course or a hockey rink. Shawn is currently a partner of the organization and holds the role of Executive Vice President.
Adam has been affiliated with Allstar construction since 1996. He has played a key role in sales, estimation and project supervision. Adam has committed himself to helping clients through honesty and hard work. Adam holds the position of Executive Vice President
Chris joined the Allstar team in January 2013 bringing with him five years of experience in the public accounting industry. As Controller, Chris oversees all financial ongoings of the Company including internal and external financial reporting, internal controls and risk management. Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in public accounting from Gustavus Adolphus College and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants & the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants. In his free time, Chris enjoys all things outdoors, namely golfing, camping, running, and of course, spending time with friends and family.
Senior Estimator/Project Manager
Braden Larson 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 part of the Allstar equation. His attention to detail and thoroughness is second to none.
John joined the organization in 2009 after graduating from Dunwoody. John received a degree with honors in construction estimating and project management. Today, John is currently in charge of estimating and project managing over 150 projects a year. John enjoys hunting, fishing playing golf in his free time.
Deb Nelson joined the Allstar Team in 2001, bringing with her nine+ years of experience in Office Management, accounting and contracts administration. Deb is currently Office Manager at the Maple Plain location. She focuses on contracts administration and facilitates the day to day operations for the New Construction and Masonry divisions. Deb’s ability to multi-task keeps the office running smoothly. In her free time Deb enjoys working out, reading and water color painting.