D&G Excavating Staff

Richard D Bartz

Cell Phone: 507-828-6656
Email: rich@dandgexcavating.com

Supervisor and project estimator bringing over 30 years of experience in the excavating industry, specializing in water and sewer utilities.

Growing up in a family that worked primarily with water and sewer utilities, the majority of knowledge learned was from first hand experience. Other educational knowledge includes a Construction Management degree from Mankato State University.

Married and living in Marshall, Minnesota with a son (18) and a daughter (16). Hobbies include hunting, fishing and watching the kids activities.

Roger DeBaere

Cell Phone: 507-530-3895

Roger DeBaere has been with the company for 25 years. He was primarily a backhoe and blade operator until 2008 when promoted to Job Supervisor. Roger holds the following certifications:

• Sewage Treatment System Installer
• Site Management
• Underground Storage Tanks installer/remover

In 2008 he was the supervisor for the following main projects:

• ADM Rail Expansion Project, which included rerouting and reconstruction of the township road
• Flint Hills Resources plant expansion

Don Korman

Cell Phone: 507-530-2098
Email: don@dandgexcavating.com

Don Korman has over 35 years of experience in truck and equipment repair. He has been with the company since early 1992. Prior to D & G, Don and his brother operated a service shop which serviced D & G’s equipment for 12 years. Don and his wife live on a farm and raise cattle.

Heather Willert

Cell Phone: 507-828-7898
Email: heather@dandgexcavating.com

Heather Willert has over 4 years of experience in the safety profession. She has been with D & G Excavating since 2002, and is currently the company’s Safety Compliance Director. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Southwest Minnesota State University.

Through Heather’s efforts, D & G Excavating became the first company in Minnesota to partner with MN OSHA in achievement of a Gold rating in safety. Heather serves on the Leadership Committee of the MMSA (Minnesota Mine Safety Association). Heather currently lives near Marshall.

Heather serves on the ABC Safety Committee and was selected as “Woman Contractor of the Year” in 2009.

Greg DeVos

Cell Phone: 507-530-1798

2010 will mark 11 years of employment for Greg. Greg started out “in the trenches” and worked up to a supervisor position in the spring of 2008.

Greg’s area of expertise is drainage, specializing in farm tiling. He has been married for 28 years and has four children, Derek age 25, Devin age 23, and 18-year-old twins Deanna and Denaca. Greg and his family reside in rural Marshall.