Senior Leadership Team

John Wood, Mortenson Construction

John  Wood

Senior Vice President

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John joined Mortenson as a project manager in 1977 and currently serves as senior vice president.  He provides executive leadership to Mortenson’s National Projects Group, and headquarters estimating team.  He is a member of Mortenson’s senior leadership team, which provides overall direction and management of Mortenson’s business operations. John attended Salford College of Science and Technology in Salford, England and the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors – Quantity Surveying.

John is past president of the Design Build Institute of America Upper Midwest Chapter, and has served on the board of the Minneapolis Downtown Council and the Minneapolis Chamber of Commerce.  He is also a member of the Marquette University Construction Engineering and Management Industry Advisory Board.


The many projects which John has been involved with include: 

  • Target Field, Minneapolis, MN
  • Minnesota Multi-Purpose Stadium (Vikings Stadium), Minneapolis, MN
  • Sprint Center, Kansas City, MO
  • Minneapolis Central Library, Minneapolis, MN
  • FedExForum, Memphis, TN
  • Minneapolis Convention Center and Expansion, Minneapolis, MN
  • American Family Insurance Headquarters, Madison, WI

Target Field Minneapolis, Minnesota View Project
U.S. Bank Stadium Minneapolis, MN View Project
Sprint Center Kansas City, Missouri View Project