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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.

Andy Moore
Senior Superintendent
Luis Castaneda
Project Executive
Jason Heidal
Senior Superintendent
Sandy Taksas
Project Engineer
Cody Slettevold
Project Engineer
Cody Slettevold
Khaled Maaliki
Senior Scheduler
Bret Porter
General Superintendent, Operations
Brody Fitzsimmons
Project Engineer
Joe Turner
Senior Superintendent
Edwin Thompson
Project Engineer
Jake Peavler
Senior Project Manager
Doug Orth
Operations Director
John Rausch
Assistant Superintendent
Erik Bockman-Pedersen
VDC Engineer
Steve Farmer
Systems Administrator
Keara Flynn
Project Manager
Keara Flynn
Tracy Langston
Site Safety Manager
Andrew Chandler
Project Executive
Kent Lindsay
Safety and Occupational Health Manager
Pauline Sundby
Marketing Specialist
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. After three generations of family ownership, Absher has handed the keys over to our Employee Owners who are still guided by our values of doing things right and doing right things.

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 is a 100% employee-owned company and 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.