About Us

Brent Lo DestroBrent Lo Destro


As the founder and President of Lo Destro Construction Company, Brent has a vision to deliver outstanding personalized services to owners while pioneering the use of a new technology on every project. Through his leadership, Lo Destro Construction is quickly growing to a regionally recognized firm who continues to manage repeat work with project owners.

Originally working for a large nationally recognized general contracting firm in the Chicago area, Brent was fortunate to have exceptional teams where his leaders helped shape his career. His experience allowed his knowledge and skills to specialize in highly complex hospital and higher education projects.

Brent’s ability to form long lasting relationships with Owners, Facilities Managers, User Groups, and Subcontractors allows projects to be successfully completed on time and within budget. His core principles of reliability, integrity and teamwork are the foundation for Lo Destro Construction Company. Utilizing open lines of communication with all members of the construction team, Lo Destro Construction provides an unparalleled construction experience which consistently delivers beyond expectations.

Erik GardstromErik Gardstrom

Vice President

Erik Gardstrom joined in 2014 and has been integral to the growth of Lo Destro Construction. He started his career working for an internationally recognized general contracting firm, working on projects varying in volume from $2 million to $700 million. Throughout his career, Erik has specialized in complex healthcare construction . His proven leadership and dedication to quality have made him a significant component to the continued success of Lo Destro Construction Company. Erik is a LEED AP and ASHE certified Healthcare Construction Contractor. Erik holds a Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering & Management from Purdue University.