Kurt began his career with Mortenson nearly 20 years ago, during which he has transitioned from project engineer to project executive to director of design phase management. As the current general manager of Mortenson’s Milwaukee office, he is responsible for the overall management of operations and personnel, development of new customer relationships, delivery of all construction services, and direct involvement with all customers.
Backed by a collaborative style and energy, Kurt brings an ultimate focus on ensuring each owner’s vision is translated into the right design and construction solutions. He has led some of Wisconsin’s most notable projects including the Harley-Davidson Museum, Columbia St. Mary’s Ozaukee Inpatient Expansion, Saint Claire’s Hospital, Acuity Corporate Headquarters Office Expansion, as well as the Advocate Aurora Medical Centers in Sheboygan and Mt. Pleasant, among others.
Kurt is a LEED Accredited Professional and holds a number of industry-related certifications. His credentials include ASHE Certified Healthcare Constructor from the American Society of Healthcare Engineers, Healthcare Construction Certificate (HCC) from the American Hospital Association, and DBIA from Design-Build Institute of America. In 2019, Kurt was recognized as Executive of the Year by the Daily Reporter.
Kurt and his wife, Kim, have three children.
Notable Customer Engagements
Kurt has led a number of projects for Wisconsin customers including:
- Acuity Insurance in Sheboygan, WI
- Aurora Health Care in Milwaukee, WI
- Harley-Davidson Motor Company in Milwaukee, WI
- Ascension – Ministry Saint Clare’s in Weston, WI