Sterling Black, Chief Executive Officer

“I have tried to build and support an environment of open and honest communication. At LS Black, we have an environment where ideas, accountability and performance matter more than politicking and rank.”

-Sterling Black, CEO

Sterling has been a leading member of the LS Black team for more than 25 years, working in a variety of roles from president to estimator. Sterling holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Notre Dame and has earned several awards, including multiple awards from the St. Paul Heritage Preservation Commission. Sterling acts as the visionary of the firm bringing new, innovative solutions to support project successes, while focusing on teamwork and accountability. A father of three, he enjoys coaching sports, playing hockey and adventuring in the great outdoors with friends and family.


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