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Who We Are

What Makes Us Absher?

You make us Absher. You challenge us to be smarter, greener and more creative every day. You lean on our experience. We lean on yours. You are our clients. Our design partners and subcontractors. Our team members. Our community. And with you, we can build something truly special. That’s Absher.

Jacob Rauvola
Project Engineer
Andrew Havranek
Griffin Collins
Project Engineer
Melanie McCain
Graphic Designer
Garret Tapia
Project Engineer
Ashley Aarts
Project Engineer
Ryan Nelson
Project Engineer
Clint Absher
Project Engineer
Susan Showalter
Site Safety Manager
Doug Orth
Operations Director
Jeremy Ackerman
Stephen Montalvo
Project Manager
Jennifer Schanz
Payroll Administrator
Kyle Smith
Project Engineer
Kelly Spacek
Project Manager
Rich Wells
Project Executive
Juan Hernandez
Project Engineer
Chris Cummings
Project Manager
Rachel Knudsen
Project Engineer
Mako Sakagami
Project Manager
We care about people.
We are servant leaders.
We do things right.
We do right things.
Our Culture

Our History

We started small. Home-remodel projects small. But we never thought small. We just thought we should do things right.

R.L. “Barney” Absher began the company in 1940. Before Slinky, Mount Rushmore and the microwave. And in these eight decades, we’ve led the way in industry excellence, technology adoption and versatility.

Barney’s credo was, “If you’re going to do a job, do it right.” And right we still do. In our third generation of family ownership, doing things right and doing right things guides everything we do.

Regularly recognized as one of Engineering News-Record’s Top 400 U.S. Contractors, Absher has grown from our humble beginnings to a large and versatile construction firm performing preconstruction and construction services nationwide.

Today, Absher maintains a healthy balance of competitive-bid, negotiated, design-build and general contractor/construction manager (GCCM) projects across the country. We work across the federal, transportation, educational, multi-unit housing, recreation and commercial markets.

And we do it right.