Welcome: 2019 Interns!

Group photo of Russell's 2019 Interns

Welcome: 2019 Interns!

Russell is excited to welcome the newest group of summer Interns to our team! As a company focused on continued learning, we take the responsibility of teaching the next generation of construction professionals very seriously.  Please help us in welcoming new members to the Russell family.

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Tristan Peterson

Tristan Peterson currently attends the University of Northern Iowa and is majoring in Construction Management. He has an expected graduation date of December 2019. Working as a Laborer and interning at construction firms intermittently since 2015, Tristan brings construction experience to Russell where he will be joining as a Project Engineering Intern. Welcome on board, Tristan!

Daniel Streitz

Daniel Streitz currently attends Iowa State University and is majoring in Civil Engineering. He has an expected graduation date of December 2019. Daniel interned the past few summers with interning with civil engineering firms working as survey crew member for data collection and engineering support in addition to participating in an Iowa State sponsored Co-op. He will be joining Russell as a Project Engineering Intern. Welcome on board, Daniel!

Tyler Shatek

Tyler Shatek currently attends Iowa State University and is majoring in Construction Engineering. He has an expected graduation date of May 2020. Tyler interned with a surveying firm last summer where he leveled control points for road construction, surveyed land, and set grade for pavement to be poured for bridge approaches and highways. Tyler is joining Russell as a Project Engineering Intern. Glad to have you on board, Tyler!

Trevor Reed

Trevor Reed currently attends Iowa State University and is majoring in Construction Engineering. He has an expected graduation date of May 2022. Trevor is a member of the AGC Student Chapter, a member of NAHB, and a Secretary of Eaton Hall among various other involvements. Trevor joined Russell as a Project Engineering Intern on Monday, May 13th. Glad to have you on board, Trevor!

Emma Behymer

Emma Behymer, a returning Russell intern, attends Bradley University and is majoring in Computer Science. At Bradley, Emma is a member of the Honors Program, a member of Sigma Alpha Pi – the National Society of Leadership and Success, and a member of the Fencing Club. She is joining Russell as an Intern in our IT department. We are glad to have you back, Emma!

Austin Behrends

Austin Behrends currently attends Iowa State University and is majoring in Construction Engineering – Mechanical Emphasis. He has an expected graduation date of May 2021. Austin is an Iowa State Academic recipient, an active member of the AGC Student Chapter, and a team champion of the 2017 NASA Space Settlement Design Competition. He will be joining Russell as a Project Engineering Intern. Welcome, Austin!

Emily Edwall

Emily Edwall currently attends Augustana College and is majoring in Accounting and Business Administration-Finance as well as minoring in Graphic Design. She has an expected graduation date of May 2021 and has been awarded several academic merit-based scholarships. Emily is a member of the American Advertising Federation and is involved in Advertising Developers and Student Investment Fund on campus. She will be joining Russell as a Marketing Intern. Welcome aboard, Emily!

Megan Lingafelter

Megan Lingafelter currently attends Iowa State University and is majoring in Civil Engineering/Construction Engineering. She has an expected graduation date of May 2022.  Megan assisted with multiple road reconstruction projects last summer for the City of Galesburg as an Engineering Intern. She is an active volunteer for Habitat for Humanity, a member of AGC Student Chapter, a member of 3-D Printing Club, and a member of both WiSE and SWE. Megan is interning in Russell’s Preconstruction department. Welcome on board, Megan!

Meaghan Verstraete

Meaghan Verstraete currently attends the University of Wisconsin–Platteville and is majoring in Civil Engineering. She has an expected graduation date of May 2021. Planning large scale social events on campus, Meaghan has experience as an Event Producer. Meaghan will be joining Russell as a Project Engineering Intern. Welcome aboard, Meaghan!

Jimmy Fennesey

Jimmy currently attends Morrison Institute of Technology where he is studying Applied Science with an emphasis in Design and Drafting. Assigned to the USS Abraham Lincoln Aircraft Carrier, Jimmy served in the United States Navy for two years preparing 35,000 pre-launches and secured landings for aircrafts. Following his time in the Navy, Jimmy has experience in construction, as a handyman, and at a local auction company. Welcome to the Russell team, Jimmy!

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