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We Build Exceptional Experiences

One of the top ten general contractors in Canada and part of the largest construction organization in North America, Clark Builders serves industrial, commercial and institutional market sectors. Through an ownership structure comprised of our employees and our partner, Turner Construction Company, we maintain the culture of a small company with the distinct capabilities of an international firm. Regardless of the size, sector, location or complexity of a project, we will confidently deliver.

Consistently Top-Rated

Clark Builders aligns the talents, aspirations and unique skills of individuals to form a creative and diverse workplace. We build relationships that extend beyond projects and careers. Our success is achieved and sustained through innovation, collaboration and a true entrepreneurial spirit. We are a team that stands firm on our reputation—and through a strong presence in Western and Northern Canada, we are not just redefining the construction experience, we are building a new one.

Respect Others

Building lasting relationships has been important to us from our very beginning. Through being attentive, honest and embracing diversity, Clark Builders delivers tangible results to clients and creates environments that foster trust.

Have a Can-Do Attitude

Having the right outlook and approach can make a world of difference on a job. By starting every interaction with the end in mind, Clark Builders finds innovative solutions to the challenges we encounter. This can save time, return value back to our clients and help build relationships that last long past the completion of a project.

Succeed as a Team

Clark Builders celebrates our accomplishments as well as the ideas and processes that get us there. Through active listening, communication and creative problem solving, we set people and projects up for success.

Lead with Courage

Leading with courage means leading by example. Through taking calculated risks and continuously demonstrating our integrity, Clark Builders always does the right thing for the long term.

Deliver Results

We are a team built on a foundation of integrity and accountability. Clark Builders delivers on what we say, to create structures that last. From beginning to end, we strive to do what is right for everyone involved.


Andrew Ross

President

Andrew is a proud Canadian, whose passion for the community is evident through his involvement in numerous initiatives and his continued focus on supporting all employees of Clark Builders. As President, he maintains a commitment to collective success; a focus on people; integrity; hard work; clarity; and ongoing evolution.

Andrew first joined Clark Builders as a labourer and has advanced his career and education through obtaining his Bachelor of Commerce, Project Management Certification and Executive Program Finance Certification. Today, Andrew leads a team of more than 750 team members with warmth, exceptional people skills and a desire to see each and every team member succeed. He is responsible for leading Clark Builders, setting the vision, managing the day to day business and for the career growth of our team.

Brad Regier

Chief Operating Officer

For more than 30 years in construction throughout North America, Brad has placed his passion for people and continuous improvement in the forefront of the leadership team at Clark Builders. With a philosophy of embracing change and challenging the status quo, Brad is committed to activating and enabling our business, through integrating feedback to generate organizational evolution. He fosters a culture of integrity, excellence and respect, with a focus on satisfied clients, high-performing teams, and successful projects. Brad has been intrinsically involved with many of Clark Builders’ most notable Southern Alberta projects, including Atlantic Avenue Art Block, King Edward Arts Hub and Incubator, Western Canada High School Modernization and Brentwood Care Centre.

Brad is Clark Builders’ Chief Operating Officer and drives operational consistency across the entire company, including leadership in lean and virtual construction. Brad is a proud member of the Clark Builders Community Foundation Board of Directors, Distress Centre Board of Directors, ECC Advisory Council for Schulich School of Engineering, BSc Construction Project Management Advisory Committee and 100 Member Mentorship for Women in Construction at SAIT.

Steve Lenarduzzi

Senior Vice President

Steve has established a reputation as a force in leading multi-disciplinary teams and building outstanding working relationships within the design and development community. He promotes and creates a collaborative working environment by engaging all team members and project stakeholders with a focus on mutually established objectives and a commitment to collective success. Steve’s extensive project resume spans Western and Northern Canada, and includes several P3 endeavours including Alberta’s ASAP III bundle and Yellowknife’s Stanton Territorial Hospital, in addition to other major projects such as Fort McMurray’s Shell Place and the Redevelopment of the Stanley A. Milner Library in downtown Edmonton. Steve is also a noted community leader having held such board positions as Chair for Homeward Trust, Director for CASA Foundation, Director for Downtown Development Corporation and member of the APEGA/AAA Joint Board of Practice.

With 25 years of professional experience in the industrial, commercial and institutional sectors, Steve puts his experience from literally every facet of the construction business to work every day as Senior Vice President.

Sean Crockett

Vice President, Corporate Development & General Manager, British Columbia

Sean is a recognized leader in helping teams develop longer-term business focus and create alignment on strategic priorities. Backed by his 23 years of industry experience, Sean brings an enthusiastic and solutions-focused energy to client requirements.

As Vice President of Corporate Development, he is responsible for defining the strategy and market focus for the company, setting revenue objectives, and managing project development teams across business units to achieve sales targets and objectives.

As the General Manager for Clark Builders’ British Columbia operations, Sean is responsible for ensuring the team has the resources required to execute all projects safely, on schedule and on plan. He is driven to deliver exceptional client experiences and to see all projects succeed through a collaborative, strategic approach.

John Trapp

Vice President, People & Wellness

John passionately advocates for using business as a force for good, with a focus on enhancing people’s wellbeing in our industry. With a strong entrepreneurial background as the Founder and President of a construction supply manufacturing company, John understands the critical importance of safety in the workplace and placing top value on the health and wellbeing of our workforce. As a certified associate coach and meditation instructor, John brings a skillset to help teams and individuals deepen their emotional intelligence and grow as leaders. John is the Past President of The Entrepreneurs Organization (Edmonton), Chair of the Integrative Health Institute Community Advisor Board at the University of Alberta, former Vice-Chair at The Alberta Metal Building Association and Co-Founder of Lifestyle Meditation Inc.

As Vice President, People & Wellness, John is responsible for HSE, Human Resources, Sustainable Innovation and Clark Builders University (CBU).

Todd Schmitt

Vice President, Finance

Todd joined the Clark Builders team in 2019 following a 13-year career at our partner, Turner Construction where he has held a variety of roles including financial responsibility for the Great Lakes Region (Illinois, Michigan, Indianapolis) and Canadian Turner Construction Company (CTCC). With more than 15 years in the construction financial world, Todd is a subject matter expert and industry leader. Todd has an undergraduate degree in Finance from Marquette University and a graduate degree in Operations from Loyola University Chicago.

Todd manages Finance, Accounting and Risk Management for Clark Builders. He is a member of the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA).

Kim Connell

Vice President & General Manager, Southern Alberta Region

Kim is known for her thoughtful and strategic management style with a personalized approach to leading teams. With over 24 years of construction experience, Kim is skilled at building relationships and leading teams in Business Development, Pre-Construction through to Construction execution. Her expertise stems from working on a wide range of construction and land development projects on some of Calgary’s most iconic projects. These range from office, institutional, hotel, and residential projects, with a focus on collaboration and continuous improvement.

She has held positions on the Board of Directors for YWCA of Calgary, the Calgary Construction Association, including currently serving as a Trustee for the Education Fund and is a founding member of the Women in Construction Committee. Kim is an APEGA Member, a CCA Gold Seal Certified Project Manager and a LEED AP.

As the Vice President and General Manager of the Southern Alberta region, Kim is responsible for developing operational strategies and advancing processes and relationships. Her astute leadership and executive oversight over all projects ensure Clark Builders projects are completed safely and successfully. Kim’s core values and those of her team align with Our Purpose at Clark Builders – that is, to enrich the lives of the people who work with us and in the communities, we help build.

Our Approach

Every project is different, but we've created a process that consistently achieves thoughtful collaboration, smart problem-solving, and timely delivery.

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