Movers and Shakers Week of 06/12/17
Kelli Justesen Promoted to Vice President of HR at Opus Holding
Opus is pleased to announce the promotion of Kelli Justesen to vice president, human resources. Kelli joined Opus Holding, L.L.C.’s human resources team six years ago, bringing with her a breadth and depth of experience in human resources and extensive knowledge of our industry. In March 2016, she was promoted to director of human resources to lead the team.
Over this past year Kelli has demonstrated her ability to lead by creating a business partner structure to better serve the businesses in The Opus Group; spearheading Learning & Development efforts; building a program that supports the development of future leaders; working to help ensure a safe and respectful workplace; rolling out new benefits, including Gradifi; and providing valuable input and insights to the executive leadership team.
Kelli simply personifies the HR mission: to partner with the businesses in The Opus Group to maximize the potential of its greatest asset—it’s people.
As The Opus Group grows, the needs of the organization and the scope of the HR role will continue to evolve. With Kelli’s background, talent and expertise on the executive leadership team, she is well positioned to help lead The Opus Group into the future.
Kelli earned a B.A. from Gustavus Adolphus College and an M.B.A. from the Opus College of Business at the University of St. Thomas.
GH Phipps Construction Announce VP’s for Operations & Preconstruction
GH Phipps Construction Companies is pleased to announce the promotion of two employees to key positions in the company’s operational leadership.
Roger Treichler, LEED AP BD+C, has been promoted to vice president of operations-Denver. Roger has 20 years of experience with GH Phipps, and for the past nine years has led and grown the Special Projects Division. In his new role, Roger will have oversight of Project Management and Field Supervision. Additionally, his responsibilities will expand to include oversight of Scheduling and MEP/Coordination. Roger is a member of the GH Phipps Board of Directors
Todd Ruff, LEED AP, has been promoted to vice president of preconstruction. Todd has 19 years of experience in preconstruction and has established himself as a leader in his field in the Front Range. Todd was named one of ENR Mountain States’ Top 20 Under 40 winners in 2014. Todd has many notable projects on his resume including Children’s Hospital East Tower Addition, Platte Valley Medical Center Replacement Hospital, and Boulder Community Hospital – New Foothills Campus. He has served as the Director of Preconstruction for the past five years and has also served on the GH Phipps Board of Directors.