Mark Haugen has served on the BEC-MN Board of Directors since 2016. He is currently the Senior Specifier at Ryan A+E; Ryan Companies, US based in their Minneapolis home office. Mark has over 40 years in architecture, engineering, and design-build construction, holding several roles from his early draftsman days to Project Manager, and office Quality Assurance/Quality Control Director. He has worked on a wide variety of building types from single-family and multi-family housing to national retail and hospitality roll-outs, distribution centers, corporate campuses, convention centers, and international airports.
H. Peter Golter
Peter has 30+ years of experience in the construction industry working for manufacturers, consultants, contractors, and design/build firms. Currently part of 3M Building & Construction Specified Products team focusing on the building envelope. He is a Licensed Professional Engineer and Real Estate Broker, is an active member in various professional associations including (ICRI, ABAA, BEC-MN, and CSI), and has chaired several technical committees as well as authored numerous technical papers, articles, and presentations.
Kevin Slatter has been with Edwards Sales for over 32 years. Edwards Sales represents DuPont (formerly Dow) for Styrofoam brand extruded polystyrene, Thermax polyiso, BASF Spray Foam, 3M Air Barriers, Tremco Sealants and waterproofing, GE Silicones, and Knight Wall System cladding attachments.
Business Development at Homeco Insulation Inc. managing customer, vendor and industry relations. Obtained ABAA Level 3 Certified Installer, ABAA QAP Manager and UL DRI Certified achieving certification as a UL Qualified Firestop Contractor.
Chris Bubser has served on the BEC-MN Board of Directors since 2014. He is currently a Senior Technical Architect at LHB in Minneapolis in their K12 Education studio. Chris has spent almost half his career in construction, holding several roles including Quality Manager and Integrated Construction Coordinator. He has worked on a wide variety of building types from single-family homes to major-league sports stadiums.
Experienced Preconstruction Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the construction industry. Skilled in Negotiation, Budgeting, Value Engineering, Contractors, and Sales. Strong operations professional graduated from University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.
Joel has over 25 years of building enclosure experience working for various architectural, engineering and construction management firms.
Kelley has over 30 years of experience in building construction and documentation. He provides consultation and documentation for existing exterior facades and interior construction forensics and is experienced in leading and coordinating teams from schematics through construction documents.
Company and Project Quality Manager for several years overseeing Federal, Hospital, Commercial, Mixed Use/Multi-Family, and Condo Projects with an emphasis on Building Enclosure, Life Safety, and Acoustical Systems.
Senior Architect/ Quality Control Manager /Senior Spec Writer for Doran Companies/Doran Architects
Mark Swanson, AIA, CSI, LEED AP BD+C, is a Licensed Architect, and LEED Accredited Professional. As the Minnesota Area Director of the International Masonry Institute, Mark provides technical consultations, plan reviews, jobsite troubleshooting and AIA continuing education seminar presentations to the design community. Working with Revit since 2005, Mark is involved with the National BIM for Masonry workgroup working to raise the bar for Building Information Modeling content for masonry. He has lectured at Georgia Tech’s digital design laboratory, the University of Minnesota’s College of Continuing and Professional Studies Construction Management Program and teaches a masonry workshop at the University of Minnesota College Of Design’s School of Architecture.