Board of Directors

Construct Tomorrow is made up of a 12-member Board of Directors that includes union representatives, union contractors, and representatives from government, education, and affiliates. This diverse representation provides the Board with a well-rounded perspective and insight into the different aspects of developing the next generation of trades workers. Board members serve two year terms.



Rik Myhre
Senior Project Manager
JE Dunn

Nate O'Reilly


Southeastern Minnesota Building & Construction Trades Council

Finance Chair
Greg Renne
Recruitment Coordinator
Finishing Trades Institute of
the Upper Midwest


John Christiansen
Retired Superintendent
ISD #917

Connie Doman
Inclusion Coordinator
Shaw Lundquist

Megan Holland
Regional EEO Officer
Ames Construction

Jon Jasken
Senior Project Manager - Retired
McGough Construction

Dean Mills
Director of Training and Apprenticeship

Construction Craft Laborers

Katie Murphy
Project Manager
Metropolitan Mechanical Contractors

Leslie Philmon
Senior Field Representative
Minnesota Department of Labor Industry

Jenny Winkelaar
Director of Workforce and
Community Development   

IUOE Local 49

Stan Paczynski

Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers
Vice President
Business Representative
Northeastern Minnesota

Josie Vautrin
Executive Administrator

Construct_Tomorrow_logo without_web.jpg