He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Technology from UW-Stout with a minor in Building Construction Management. He also earned a certificate in Applied Science and Engineering from UW-Madison.
He was born and raised in the Twin Cities area. He and his wife, Terri, have two daughters and reside in Plymouth, MN.
As Executive Vice President, Todd manages and leads the construction operations for Benson-Orth. He works closely with Owners and Architects throughout initial planning, cost estimating and project scheduling. Todd also works closely with each of our Benson-Orth Project Managers on all projects under construction.
Todd and his family reside in Golden Valley.
He attends our weekly staff meetings and communicates daily with each of our project managers.
Bill earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Williams College. He also holds certificates in Construction Project Management, Total Quality Management, Confined Spaces in the Construction Industry, as well as his SWPP and OSHA 30 certificates.
Bill enjoys the honest give-and-take of working in a team environment. According to him, “We work in an environment that fosters creativity yet grounds itself in a half-century of experience, successful projects and satisfied clients. We are at our best working in a design/build environment to maximize our clients value, delivering them the project they need and can afford.”
Away from work, Bill enjoys activities with his wife, Bridget, and children, twins Kyrie and Ted and daughter Chloe. Activities include ski touring, downhill racing, snowshoeing, bass fishing and spending time at his cabin on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula enjoying the north woods with family and friends.
He began his construction career in residential construction in the Minnesota. He moved to Colorado and Phoenix, Arizona furthering his trade in residential before returning to Minnesota and Business Development/Marketing/Project Manager with Haymaker Construction.
In 2012 Ron joined Benson-Orth in Business Development and Marketing. One of the things he enjoys the most is the connections with people, both inside and outside of Benson-Orth.
Ron lives in Edina with his three kids – Brett, Trent and Crystal.
Our Valuable Team Members
One of his favorite projects with Benson-Orth was the Hope Commons in Minneapolis. By working with the owner, architect and subcontractors to form a team, the challenges of remodeling an old hospital became minimal and costs were kept down.
Maurice enjoys spending time with family, whether watching his kids in plays or school functions or helping them with home remodeling projects. He also enjoys a nice quiet dinner with his wife. In the summer, when schedules allow, you can find Maurice out playing golf.
As Senior Project Manager, Rusty leads project teams in multi-family housing, medical facilities, office warehouse, and schools. He works with subcontractors and suppliers to establish project budgets and schedules.
Rusty and his wife live in Scandia, where he is forever working on a list of projects. His daughter also attends UW Stout.
With over 30 years of construction experience, Kirk is well versed in all aspects of construction. From preliminary design to final completion, Kirk has overseen it all. The key component to a successful project is by working as a Team with the owner, architect, and subcontractors.
Kirk and his wife reside in Maple Grove. His three children are spread out across the country (Virginia, Colorado, and Minnesota). In his spare time, Kirk enjoys working on his countless home remodeling projects, spending time with family, golfing, and FaceTiming his two little granddaughters in Virginia.
As Project Manager at Benson-Orth, Rusty leads projects in multi-family housing, hotel, retail, medical facilities, office, and industrial/warehouse. He works with our subcontractors and suppliers to establish project budgets and schedules. He is actively involved in day-to-day communication, subcontractor management while working closely with our job superintendents.
Tim enjoys the close relationships he forms as he completes each project at Benson-Orth. “When you work closely together, everyone cares about the project and are willing to help each other.” Going the extra mile is why Tim’s clients enjoy working with him time and time again.
Tim and his wife, Mary, enjoy remodeling their own home, spending time with their three children and grandchildren and listening to Grandpa play his guitar.
Her daily responsibilities include keeping our PM’s in check – assisting with invoicing, schedules, files, prints, organizes, researchers, submits, and company communication.
Courtney is a lifetime learner who is always seeking her next challenging opportunity.
She enjoys working out, running and playing hockey. She enjoys coffee and red wine…just NOT together.
When not at work, Courtney loves spending time with family and friends. If time allows, she’ll curl up on the couch with a favorite classic movie.
Brian completed the construction of a new Walgreens at Rice Street and County Road C in Roseville, MN, and the second store for Total Hockey in Minnetonka, MN. He also managed a new Walgreens store in St. Michael, MN.
Brian and his wife, Billie, live in Chanhassen and travel often to Chicago to visit their two grandchildren. When Brian isn’t working or visiting with family in Chicago, he enjoys hunting, fishing and working on the “Chain Gang” for the Minnetonka Skippers football games.
Larry loves the “hands-on” approach of building – he has no qualms being tired and dirty at the end of the day!
While Larry enjoys the challenges of day-to-day construction, his greatest thrill in life is his three children.
When not at work, Larry enjoys playing hockey on the weekends with his son and running the lakes with his daughters. Both activities keep him feeling young and happy!
Larry also loves travel.
In his spare time, Matt enjoys spending time up north at his lake cabin, hunting, playing hockey and working on woodworking projects.