Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Rick Clevette joined Mortenson in 2011 as Vice President, Human Resources, and now serves as Senior Vice President. Rick leads all aspects of human resources, including talent acquisition, compensation, benefits, leadership development, training, and internal communications.
Rick has extensive and varied experience, with particular depth in the area of talent management and leadership development. Prior to joining Mortenson, Rick spent nearly eight years with Carlson Companies, a privately-held global hospitality and travel business. While there, he served as Vice President of Leadership Development and Corporate Vice President of Human Resources.
Rick grew up in Duluth, Minnesota and received his B.A. from Gustavus Adolphus College and his MBA from the University of Minnesota. While in graduate school, he started working as an intern at Honeywell and spent more than twenty years there in a variety of human resources and operations roles. Prior to joining Carlson, Rick led human resources for Honeywell’s Defense and Space business.
Currently, Rick serves on the Dunwoody College of Technology Board of Trustees, and chairs their Finance and Audit Committees. He has served on the boards of several other social services, education and financial services organizations.