Shelly Peterson

Executive Vice President and General Manager, Minnesota Operations

Shelly’s exceptional career at Boldt is a testimony to her dedication and desire to expand her knowledge and responsibilities in the construction industry.

A graduate of the Minnesota School of Business, Shelly joined the company in 1994 as a third-generation construction professional. Over the course of her career, she has progressed from business and financial responsibilities into managerial positions, to her current role as Executive Vice President of the Minnesota Operations.

Shelly believes all projects should be a positive experience for our customers. Every day her leadership is an integral part of successfully delivering construction services, including preconstruction, project management, value engineering, scheduling, financial management, contract administration and safety. Her experience spans industries from higher education to healthcare, pulp and paper, refining, mining, government, gas and distribution, power and commercial.

Shelly provides thought leadership in these areas:

Oil and Gas Industry

Shelly has provided leadership in the national oil, gas and refinery market for more than 20 years on projects ranging from daily maintenance to large efficiency and emissions upgrades. She believes collaboration, close listening, and strategic planning lead to the best project delivery method. Shelly’s team participates from the planning stages through project completion, including value engineering, estimating, scheduling and project management. And she is well-acquainted with the industry pressures of delivering fast-track projects while meeting the highest standards of quality control, safety, security and environmental protection.