Cindy Buren - President & Chief Executive Officer
Cindy Buren is responsible for the day to day operations of the company. This includes planning for future direction and growth of the company on a mid and long term basis. Cindy develops customer relationships and delivers the company's vision and goals. The company began in 2006 as a residential concrete construction company; under Cindy's guidance the company is now focused on commercial construction and has grown in revenues from $150,000 in 2006 to revenue of $13 million in 2015. With Cindy’s leadership the company qualified to be a certified 8 (a) contractor as well as an Economically Disadvantaged Woman Owned Small Business and a Native American Owned Business. Cindy holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Nursing
Elroy Buren - Vice-President
Elroy Buren is Vice-President of the company and brings a wealth of experience in both project management and constructability. Elroy oversees all Project Management and Superintendence for current and potential work. Elroy is a highly experienced project manager having been involved in construction for over 20 years.
Rob Danielson - Senior Project Manager
Rob is the Senior Project Manager at Complete Contracting Solutions with a wide range of experiences. Rob has worked in all aspects of the construction industry. With nearly 32 years of experience, Rob started as a Construction Laborer and worked his way up to Project Manager. He has participated in the process from the ground up. This depth of experience gives Rob a deeper understanding of the construction process in the field. Rob has also spent time in the marketing side of the industry, which gives him the necessary experience and perspective when it comes to client relationships. With all of this combined experience, Rob is an excellent problem solver. Whether it is a field problem or a client issue, his experience in every aspect of the industry has taught him how to listen and find the actual problem and provide a solution for that problem.
Bruce Rall - Project Manager/Estimator
Bruce has over 20 years in the construction business. Bruce has held various management level positions in operations, planning and management of projects in the field. He is skilled in safety management, OSHA compliance and fleet management. Bruce specializes in drilled foundations and is the primary Project Manager and Estimator for all drilled foundation work.
Dick Graff - Risk Management
Dick has an extensive background in risk management having been previously employed as the corporate risk manager for the largest utility/power generation company in the region. His education in the law is useful in contract language and risk transfer. His risk management experience is a strong asset in developing safety protocols for various construction projects and developing site and job specific safety plans.
Jen Wolf – Administrative Assistant/Payroll Administrator
Jen handles all aspects of the payroll and certified payroll reports for the company. Jen is well versed and knowledgeable in the payroll/certified payroll policies and procedures used when working with Western Areas Power Administration’s (WAPA) Upper Great Plains and Rocky Mountain Region divisions.
Sonja Fox – Contract Administrator
Sonja is a South Dakota Native, Graduate of South Dakota State University, Chadron State College and Capella University. Sonja comes to us from the Railroad Transportation Industry with skills as a Carded Electrician and Certified Engineer/Conductor experienced with Job Site Safety, OSHA and Hazardous Materials. Additionally, her higher education training provides Complete with a strong background in statistical measures and research. She is acclimated to the mechanical field and an aggressive learner of new ideas and methods to support the project managers. Her role with Complete is that of supportive staff to our 7 project Managers helping to ensure all projects have our highest level attention and commitment to ensure our customers receive a superior outcome with their project.
Dave Buck – Engineer/Estimator
Dave has been in and around the concrete paving industry for over 25 years. Dave started working for Stanley Johnsen Concrete Contractors, Inc. in 1990 as a common laborer and each year moved “up-the-ladder” in different job duties and responsibilities. In 1998, Dave graduated from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology with a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering. Dave has many years of practical field experience and provides a full range of project management from initial job takeoff and estimating to final job costing and project closeout.
Jay Heinrich – Estimator/Project Manager
Jay has been in concrete construction since 1984. He started as a laborer with Stanley Johnsen Concrete Contractor, Inc., and worked his way through the ranks (form setter, finisher, operator, foreman, superintendent & project manager). Staying 32 years at SJJCC, Jay has extensive knowledge in the Heavy Highway and Utility sector of the industry specializing in concrete paving. Jay has participated, overseen and managed many multimillion-dollar paving projects. Through the years Jay has taken several college courses and numerous seminars to enhance his abilities in the concrete business.
Ethan Hudson – Project Manager/Estimator
Ethan has been in and around construction his entire life. The son of a long-time construction Superintendent, Ethan started early and grew up working construction during the summer seasons. Ethan estimates and manages many different types of commercial construction projects. With a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Black Hills State University in 2008, and a Master's Degree in Construction Management from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in 2013, Ethan supplies not only hands-on experience, but a solid educational background.
Adam Wegner – Project Manager/Estimator
Adam has spent many years around the construction industry, with construction in the family genes. Having interest since he was young, Adam pursued a bachelor’s degree in Engineering Technology at Black Hills State University, while gaining first-hand knowledge in the field. Adam not only has an educational background, but hands-on experience that enhance his Project Management techniques. Having past and present understanding, in both small and large magnitudes of projects, Adam provides a beneficial point-of-contact for any paving to general contracting work.
Ryan Wegner – Safety Officer
Ryan has grown up in the construction industry. He brings many years of construction experience and a working knowledge of what it means to get the job done safely. He served in the US Army, with one tour overseas, that taught him to pay particular attention to the surroundings at hand. Ryan also has a Computer-Aided Drafting & Design degree from Western Dakota Technical Institute, and he continues to pursue his Bachelors of Science in Project Management. Through his diverse experience, and assorted knowledge regarding safety, Ryan is an excellent resource here at Complete Contracting Solutions.