Laurie grew up in Bismarck, ND. She has worked with HTPO for over 35 years including 15 years as majority owner of the firm, and is licensed as a Civil Engineer in five states. She has an exemplary work ethic, and has served numerous clients ranging from public entities to private firms in all facets of project engineering. Laurie's greatest assets are her dedication to clients and ability to balance big picture with technical details.
Laurie enjoys free time at her lake home, gardening, cooking, and playing tennis. She is also passionate about music and likes to travel.
Jim grew up in Ely, MN. He is the Survey Manager and has been with HTPO for 18 years. Jim is disciplined and organized, can manage multiple projects, and maintains a positive work environment.
Jim enjoys spending his free time with his family, helping coach his boys’ baseball and basketball teams, golfing and traveling.
Aaron Carrell is a Project Manager for HTPO, and has been with the company for over 15 years. As a licensed professional engineer, he enjoys the variety that comes with working with clients from all around the engineering industry, and getting to know the people he meets along the way.
Aaron is originally from southern Illinois, and now lives in Eden Prairie, Minnesota with his wife and two daughters. Much of his free time is spent adventuring outdoors, whether it be on a mountain bike or in a boat, but he also enjoys quality time with friends around the fire or the table with a board game.
Adam is a Project Manager for HTPO and manages the Construction Management Department. He has been with HTPO for over 15 years. He is a licensed professional engineer in MN and enjoys working with staff and clients to find solutions to solve difficult issues.
Adam is from Watertown, MN and serves on its' City Council. Outside of HTPO, he enjoys working on projects around the house as well as watching the Twins and Vikings (“enjoy” might be too strong of a word when it comes to being a Minnesota sports fan).
Paul is one of the original owners of HTPO and has over forty years of land surveying experience in the five state area. Paul has established a reputation of providing efficient solutions for clients and specializes in plats, land title, easements, land development and more. Paul has been an expert witness, and has been involved in numerous public and private projects.
Paul enjoys spending free time with his family, collecting antiques and attending car shows.
Bill is a licensed Landscape Architect in Minnesota and Wisconsin and brings over 28 years of diverse landscape experience to his role at HTPO. He considers himself a generalist of landscape architecture where each unique project challenge positively informs the next. He has worked in the public as well as the private side of the profession and enjoys the variety of project types.
Outside of work Bill enjoys landscaping, DIY home improvements, and all silent sports, especially paddling the chain of lakes and mountain biking with his family. He credits his outside interests for informing his professional work. Bill is a Parks and Open Space Commissioner in Golden Valley, MN.