Our Mission: We strive to be the most proficient company, guided by our core values of stewardship, integrity, trust and excellence.

Our Vision: Building communities where we live, work and thrive.

Our History: In 1991, Leo M. Sand established Sand Companies, Inc. - an industry leader in construction, property management, and real estate development. In 1997, Sand purchased a full service hotel management company and one year later expanded Sand's services into residential property management. As the final step to achieve a fully integrated real estate company, in 2003 Sand hired an experienced architect to provide design build services. In 2008, Leo partnered with key Sand Associates to add five Shareholders with over 200 years of combined experience in real estate development, architecture, construction, procurement, property and hospitality management.

Today, Sand is managed by a strong leadership team and governed by its Shareholders and Board of Directors. With more than 100 completed projects becoming part of the fabric of local communities scattered throughout 13 different states, Sand Companies, Inc. is well-positioned to experience continued success and growth for years to come.

Sand Companies, Inc. has earned a reputation for professionalism, thoroughness and proven results. With the combined talents and skills of their Associates, a great amount of pride is taken in each and every project. The Sand team ensures value by careful planning, cost containment, innovation, and quality.

 




Our Leadership Team

Leo Sand
Leo M. Sand
Chairman


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Jamie Thelen
Jamie Thelen
President/CEO


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Sarah B. Nieters
Sarah B. Nieters
CFO


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Nicole D. Sand
Nicole D. Sand
Secretary


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Mike Wendel
Mike Wendel
President



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Jim Sand
Jim W. Sand
Vice President



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Gene Walters
Vice President of Construction Operations


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Roger Gertken
Roger Gertken
Vice President of Construction, Field Operations

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Our History

Our History: In 1991, Leo M. Sand and another partner combined their more than 50 years of experience to establish Sand Companies, Inc. - an industry leader in construction, property management, and real estate development. After six years of successful growth, Leo became the sole owner of Sand. In 1997, Sand purchased a full service hotel management company and one year later expanded Sand's services into residential property management. As the final step to achieve a fully integrated real estate company, in 2003 Sand hired an experienced architect to provide design build services.

Today, Sand is managed by a strong leadership team and governed by its Shareholders and Board of Directors. With more than 100 completed projects becoming part of the fabric of local communities scattered throughout 13 different states, Sand Companies, Inc. is well-positioned to experience continued success and growth for years to come.

Sand Companies, Inc. has earned a reputation for professionalism, thoroughness and proven results. With the combined talents and skills of their Associates, a great amount of pride is taken in each and every project. The Sand team ensures value by careful planning, cost containment, innovation, and quality.

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