Dale Mingo 


Over 35 years of experience on a great variety of projects in multiple states.  Mr. Mingo heads up our Division 9 Services Department, which provides drywall, painting, wall covering, and other finishes for  commercial and residential projects of all sizes.

Ken Hucul


Construction superintendent with a 20-year record of success overseeing all phases of new construction, tenant improvement, renovation, and restoration projects for government and private-sector clients. Backed by strong credentials and a proven history of on-time, on-budget, and high-quality project completions.

​Mike Atkin 


A seasoned professional with over 35 years of experience in all phases of construction. Mr Atkin has delivered a variety of commercial projects from $100k to over $13M for government and business clients in northern Arizona, and manages our Flagstaff office.

Keeping The Promise

The construction world can be hopelessly inexact. However, Caruso Construction cannot be inexact if it’s to be true to its mission. Therefore, we perform work that is controlled exactly. Every project is meticulously planned to be delivered as promised. Job plans contain benchmarks and details of tactical work for step-by-step monitoring of progress to maintain the correct course and meet client goals.

Michael Clinger

Project Superintendent

Luis Nieves

Project Superintendent

Jim Rike 


40+ years in educational, commercial, and residential construction up to $200 million. Owner of a commercial and residential construction company for 2 decades. Extensive experience in all phases of construction.

Ervin completed a job corp. certification for painting and has been in the field for 27 years.  For 14 years he has been in the painter's union and has led large scale painting projects as super-intendent. 

Meet the Team

About US


security advisor

With 8 months as a security advisor Clyde is well-trusted as Caruso Construction's lead security advisor.  He oversees the security of the main office with extreme care  and is sure to keep any crumb from hitting the floor.

John Clement

John has 35 years of commercial construction experience, delivering exceptional client support. He’s a highly personable and innovative thinker with a knack for developing creative solutions to complex problems.

24 years of construction experence in the Arizona area.  Luis is a self-motivator that brings the team together with excellent interpersonal communication skills and customer relations.  

Thomas Caruso  


40+ years in educational, commercial, and residential construction up to $200 million. Owner of a commercial and residential construction company for 2 decades. Extensive experience in all phases of construction.

​​Cris Caruso


30+ years experience in design, construction, and development. Mr. Caruso's experience constructing hundreds of projects as a city engineer, asset & property manager, and President of Caruso Construction is a valuable resource to our clients.

Maria Nolan 

office manager/project coordinator

Ervin Adson 

Project Superintendent - paint division

James Watzke 

Project Superintendent

30+ years within the Arizona commercial and residential construction industry. Proven experience in directing complex multi-state projects and managing relations with key corporate accounts.


Caruso Construction's mission is to deliver projects exactly as promised with a systems approach to complete client satisfaction. Only the highest professional standards of service apply at Caruso Construction.

30+ years experience in a wide variety of trades makes Mike an efficient project superintendent.  From new-build to damage repair and remodeling Mike's skills supercede his eagerness to deliver uncompromised work within a timely manner. He has over 30 years experience in drafting and engineering making him a key player in the communication of design. 

Toni Brown 


Toni has over 25 years experience in the construction industry here in  the Valley of the Sun, including contract administration, client service, and project support.  

Robert Johnson 


With 30+ years of commercial construction experience in multiple states, Mr. Johnson manages all phases of construction for company projects. His extensive estimating and service operations experience is a valuable asset for our clients.


Caruso Construction's mission is systematically executed throughout the organization. The company’s managers have extensive experience in all facets of construction, and share project responsibilities to best achieve clients’ goals. Quality superintendents and strong relationships with a several reputable subcontractors are also keys to success.