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Jennifer Green Joins Knutson Construction as Chief Financial Officer

Minneapolis, MN – 03/16/21

Knutson Construction is excited to announce Jennifer Green as their new chief financial officer. Green will be based out of their Minneapolis office while working with the team across all of their offices in Minneapolis, Rochester and Mankato, Minnesota.; as well as Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

“Jennifer brings deep understanding of the construction industry that will continue to drive Knutson into the future. Her focus will be defining and reporting on key business metrics and performance indicators to streamline our business operations and serve our customers.”

– James Benning, president, Knutson Construction


Green comes to Knutson with over 20 years of experience working in accounting and finance within the construction industry. She got her start in the industry in 1999 at Pepper Construction in Barrington, Illinois, where she held various roles in the accounting function including CFO.  She also spent time working with information strategy and technology services as chief knowledge and information officer where she was responsible for uniting Pepper’s business information systems and strategy, including a company-wide transition to CMiC, an industry enterprise software.  Following her time at Pepper, Green joined Jordan Foster Construction in El Paso, Texas, where she spent four years as CFO.  Her most recent role was CFO of Amteck Construction in Lexington, Kentucky.

Green holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Accounting from Arkansas State University and an MBA from Northern Illinois University. Green says, “I am looking forward to being part of a strong and growing company where I can engage with an energetic team to help drive business forward. In addition, Knutson’s company values closely align with my own.” Green will be relocating to Victoria, Minnesota with her husband Fred and two sons, William, 17 and Andrew, 12.