Jennifer Clayson Kraus Joins Braun Intertec as Senior Corporate Counsel
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Minneapolis, MN - October 10, 2017
Braun Intertec, a Minneapolis-based engineering, consulting and testing firm, is pleased to announce the hire of Senior Corporate Counsel, Jennifer Clayson Kraus. She will report directly to Jon Carlson, CEO of Braun Intertec, and serve as a member of the executive leadership team. Kraus will be responsible for the firm’s legal affairs, risk management and compliance matters, as well as providing guidance on the firm’s business strategies.
“I’m incredibly pleased to welcome Jennifer to the team. Her previous experience advising firms in the construction industry enhances the capabilities of our talented legal team. Jennifer’s legal expertise and skills as a business partner will be of great value to Braun Intertec as it continues to grow and evolve,” says Carlson.
Prior to joining Braun Intertec, Kraus served as General Counsel at Parsons Electric, a leading electrical and technology construction contractor, for over a decade. While at Parsons, Kraus established and led an internal legal team. In addition, Kraus helped develop strategic growth initiatives as a member of the corporate executive management team.
Kraus holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Hamline University and a Juris Doctorate degree from Valparaiso University School of Law. She is active in the AEC industry and serves as a Legislative Affairs Committee Member for the Associated General Contractors of Minnesota. Kraus is also a member of the American Bar Association and the Minnesota State Bar Association.
About Braun Intertec
Based in Minneapolis, employee-owned Braun Intertec (www.braunintertec.com) is a premier engineering, environmental consulting and testing firm with nearly 1,000 employees located in Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, North Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin. Braun Intertec subsidiaries include Agile Frameworks, LLC; and Braun Intertec Geothermal, LLC; both based in Minneapolis, as well as GME Consulting Services, Inc., based in Dallas.