LaNelle Bergen

HR Manager


  • Certified Senior Professional in Human Resources
  • Member of Association of Workplace Investigators
  • Local 304 Laborers Apprenticeship Sub-Committee Member
  • McGuire and Hester 401k Trustee
  • Past Chairperson, UCON University Committee
  • Current Chairperson, ESOP Communications Committee


LaNelle joined McGuire and Hester in 2000 and is responsible for all our company’s human resources activities. She has extensive knowledge of all aspects of human resources including employee recruitment, retention, and compliance. LaNelle’s previous experience as a small business owner gives her a balanced perspective that encompasses both employee and employer viewpoints. She is committed to maintaining McGuire and Hester’s longstanding tradition of employee excellence by inspiring the next generation of employees with the many career opportunities in the construction industry – particularly at McGuire and Hester.

"Remember you are indebted to life until you help someone else less fortunate; just as you were helped.”
-Melinda Gates