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200 45th Street S.
Fargo, ND 58103
P: 701-356-5050
F: 701-282-2121
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1035 S. Washington St
Bismarck, ND 58504
P: 701-223-2120
F: 701-223-2123
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1260 West Villard
Dickinson, ND 58601
P: 701-483-1686
F: 701-483-1687
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1919 35th Avenue South
Minot, ND 58701
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  • Jim Roers, President, CEO


    Degree: North Dakota State University

    Jim Roers founded Roers Construction in 1976. Through the years, he expanded his expertise and diversified into commercial construction, becoming one of the region's leading general contractors. Along the way, Jim had the vision to add additional services that complement the construction division, including development, property management, and commercial and residential real estate. In addition to his responsibilities at the company, Jim serves as a trustee and member of the NDSU Development Foundation Executive Committee. He also serves as trustee for the College of Saint Benedict and was most recently appointed the seat of ND Senator for District 46.

  • Larry Nygard, Vice President


    Degrees: B.S. in Accounting and Business Administration, Minnesota State University Moorhead

    Larry Nygard joined Roers in 2007, bringing with him a wide variety of development experience in commercial and residential developments, residential and multi-family home construction, and commercial buildings. In addition to his role as developer, Larry has consulted with numerous clients over the years, providing advice on real estate disposition, site selection, financing options, joint venture capitalization and structured workouts. Larry's past experience includes being a CPA for Eide Bailly, followed by founder and president of Plaza Development Company.

  • Elissa Novotny Leino, Architect
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    Degrees/Affiliations: Masters of Architecture and B.S. in Architecture, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, AIA, LEED AP Certified, NCARB, Registered in North Dakota, Minnesota, and Montana

    Elissa Novotny Leino joined Roers Development, Inc in 2011 as a Project Architect. Elissa has over 10 years of experience providing architectural design and project management on a variety of project types throughout the region. She leads the Roers Design group and works closely with the construction team to ensure a project design that meets the Owner's objectives and budget. Elissa is able to meet challenging design problems head on and is able to find innovative solutions that satisfy the design intent and code requirements.


  • Shane Roers, President - Roers West
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    Degree: B.S. in Business. Management, University of MN, Crookston

    Shane Roers grew up working at Roers Construction and became President of Roers West in 2010. Shane's background and experience in the industry helps him to oversee the management of project staff and provide leadership to all projects under construction. He monitors the ongoing status of the company and provides direction for company growth. He is actively involved in estimating, bidding, scheduling and contract development and management.

Property Management

  • Clyde Trautmann, Director of Commercial Properties


    Degree: B.S. in Business Management at Minnesota State University Moorhead

    Clyde joined Roers in 1999. As director, he is responsible for the daily operations of Roers commercial property management. He works closely with a team of service technicians, administrative staff and vendors to ensure assets are performing optimally and are well maintained.

  • Danielle Paulus, Director of Residential Properties


    Degree: B.S. in Business Administration, North Dakota State University

    Since 2011, Danielle Paulus has been responsible for the daily operations of Roers residential property management. She joined Roers from Keller Williams and brings with her an extensive knowledge of business management and entrepreneurial insight. She works closely with a team of resident managers, maintenance crews, caretakers and administrative staff in order to ensure the residential properties are well maintained and running smoothly.

Human Resources

  • Human Resources

    Roers is always looking for the best in the industry. To learn more about current job openings view our Careers page.

    No phone calls please, qualified candidates will be contacted.

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