Your Residential and Commercial Team
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.
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.
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 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 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.
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.
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 children.
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.
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.
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 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 has been with Allstar since the fall of 2014. She has grown with the business, holding several titles in her time here. Her current role as our billing and job cost analyst makes her responsible for all client invoicing and job closeouts. If she’s not at the office, you can find Anna enjoying the outdoors or playing with her kids.
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.
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 eager to learn and grow within his new role.
Missy joined the Allstar team in 2018, bringing with her 20+ years of accounting experience. She manages all facets of the payroll function as well as working with the HR department. In her free time, Missy enjoys photography, hiking, golfing, fishing and gardening.
Levon started with the team in 2019, spending time with both the Commercial and Residential divisions of the business assisting with bidding and sales. Outside of work he enjoys cooking for friends, running trails, traveling the world, and reading (but only non-fiction).
Andy joined Allstar Construction in 2019, bringing 19 years of construction experience to the team. Meticulous by nature, he has always focused on customer satisfaction and delivering a top notch product. Andy was born and raised in Minnesota. He is enthusiastic about the outdoors, so in his free time you can find him hunting ducks and fishing across North America.
Luke started his construction career with Allstar construction and returned to the team in 2019 after a six year hiatus with another company. During that time he became an expert in cedar roofing. In total, Luke has been in the construction industry for 23 years. His background includes both residential and commercial construction. Outside the office, Luke spends time hunting, golfing, and spending time with his two daughters.
Zach has been in sales for over 10 years. He strives to supply the best experience and headache- free process for any builder or homeowner. Going the extra mile is something Zach strives for, no matter how big or small the project. Outside of work he enjoys boating, hunting, concerts, and hanging out with friends and family.