Employee Update

Written by Michele Ode, Marketing Specialist
LS Black Constructors, a full-service construction firm located in St. Paul, MN, is pleased to announce the addition of Josh Lester as project manager. Lester brings more than 16 years of experience in the construction industry across multiple sectors, including: Federal, education, multi-family housing, medical and government. In his new role, he will be responsible for managing and supervising construction projects from the preconstruction phase through project completion.

As a proactive, results oriented professional, Lester’s experience ranges from field work to project management and business development, giving him the ability to take a versatile approach to his work. Lester has bachelors’ degrees in architecture and environmental design with a minor in construction management from North Dakota State University.

“As our firm continues to grow and become more focused on providing design-build expertise, we continue to actively secure new talent to meet the needs of our clients,” said Jim French, chief operating officer. “Josh’s active involvement in the design-build process will ensure our team continues to provide best-in-class service and an acute-level of collaboration with our project partners throughout the course of our projects.”