Dan Brenteson, MC&MCA Board of Directors

Dan Brenteson, MC&MCA President-Elect
Director of Concrete Operations | McGough
651.634.7711 | DBrenteson@mcgough.com

Experiences:  Dan, Director of Concrete Operations at McGough, has over 10 years of experience in the construction industry. In his current role, he is responsible for operations of McGough’s structural concrete business.  Prior to accepting this role, Dan held positions in Estimating, Project Management and most recently in the role of Director – Lean Enterprise Business System. He graduated from the University of Minnesota with Degrees in: Finance, Entrepreneurial Management and Construction Management.  

Notable projects worked on:

•    Corporate Client, Multiple Projects – Eden Prairie Minnesota
•    University of Minnesota: Science Teach and Student Services Center
•    St. Paul’s Monastery
•    Private Client – Industrial Production Facility
•    Winona Hospital

Project you are most proud of: I truly enjoy all projects, but the Science Teaching project at the University of Minnesota was a project of a lifetime.  It was an amazing team on all fronts and the building is a manifestation of their extreme efforts.  

Other industry related memberships:  Association for Manufacturing Excellence, Lean Construction Institute, University of Minnesota Alumni Association

Out of work interests/hobbies/family: Outside of work I spend most of my time having fun with my Wife and Sons who are 3 and 5 years old.  I enjoy a bit of adventure, heading to the gym and a good book.

How being a member of MC&MCA has helped you professionally and personally?  Even being a new member, MC&MCA has already allowed me to better understand the construction industry.  Further, it’s allowing me to learn from many seasoned industry professionals to help advance the industry.