Meet the Team

Rick Halvorson Construction is a full service remodeling company that has been in business since 1992 mostly by word of mouth and referrals. With the encouragement of our clients we  have expanded into custom home building as well. We sincerely appreciate our clients support.

Rick Halvorson is the founder of the company. He is very well connected in the community and will be the first one to tell you if an idea is going to work or not. Never shy away from asking him any question, he will always do his best to give you the most fair quote and if he doesn’t have the answer he will do his due diligence to research so your question is answered to the best of his ability. When he is not meeting clients or contractors Rick enjoys spending time with his wife Deb. He also enjoys working out in the yard. 

Melissa Tortorice is the newest addition to the team. She comes with a background in design, project management, and working with people in many different capacities. She has known the Halvorson family for many years so was excited to join in a Client Development role to work with clients in the building their dream homes. You will find her at a hockey rink or a baseball field most days depending on the season chasing her three kids Anthony, Alex, and Talia. If you have any questions, never hesitate to reach out to Melissa.

Brian Halvorson has been with the company since 1996. He is very skilled in woodworking and is creative in his approach to new remodels. Brian has the ability to communicate what changes make the most sense for your existing build or new home. In his free time you will find him with his two daughters Alli and Ava or with a fishing pole in his hand no matter what the season is.

Roger Lipetzky joined the team in 2012, he likes to focus on kitchen and bathroom remodels. He has a knack for ceramic tile. He enjoys learning new techniques and ways to master his craft. When he is not working Roger spends time with his family or out on the golf course.

In 2013, we expanded by adding Ryan Schuette to our crew. He likes to focus on getting the job done right. He enjoys working all aspects of remodels as well as working on his own home when he is not with the crew. Ryan has an easy going approach and an eye for detail. When he is not working you will find him enjoying the bike trails of Minnesota with his family.

Aaron Dahle also joined the team in 2013. He likes to work on multiple facets of the business. He brings a wide range of experience with him. Aaron has the ability to work on multiple projects within a given day giving clients the reassurance they need that a project is going to be done right and within the timeline given. Aaron enjoys fishing and being outdoors.

Lynn Jenson helps out with the new home construction. He is a finish carpenter that has years of experience, he has been helping out the Rick Halvorson Construction crew since 2012. When he is not working he enjoys gardening and being outdoors.

Rick Halvorson Construction prides itself on great customer service, attention to detail and quality workmanship in both our remodeling and new home divisions. You will be given the attention you deserve, we understand your home is an investment and we enjoy making it a place that you are proud to call home.

We encourage you to browse both our remodel and new construction gallery to get the flavor of our work. Our team will work with you ensuring you are happy with the end results from the beginning of the project to the final walk through.