She supports acquisition projects with a special focus on quality control and data organization. She also assists in analyzing, preparing, reviewing and interpreting land and Right-of-Way related agreements, deeds, easements, leases, permits, and licenses. She has received her Right-of-Way Agent designation through the International Right-of-Way Association and has her Right-of-Way Negotiation and Acquisition designation (R/W NAC) through IRWA. Carol is a licensed real estate agent and notary in Wisconsin.
Carol has worked on numerous transmission line, gas line, and highway projects in Wisconsin, Michigan, and Minnesota.
In her free time, Carol enjoys spending time with her family and fishing the lakes of northern Minnesota and Wisconsin.
715.453.3274, ext. 306
Arlene holds an Associate Degree from Milwaukee Area Technical College in Real Estate. She is a member of International Right-of-Way Association and holds a Wisconsin Broker License.
Prior to working for Steigerwaldt, Arlene was a Senior Right-of-Way Agent in the Property Management Department of a Wisconsin utility company, performing various real estate and Right-of-Way duties including easement acquisition, leasing, and buying and selling property for gas, electric, solar, and wind projects.
In her free time, Arlene enjoys the summer activities outdoors such as camping, biking, and hiking. In the winter months, she enjoys crafting.
Haakon’s current job duties at Steigerwaldt include performing and overseeing all aspects of utility, renewable, and governmental acquisition and permitting projects. Haakon coordinates and ensures client expectations are met in relation to project budgeting, forecasting, schedule, and workflow to ensure successful completion on time and within budget. Additional duties include attending public meetings, obtaining necessary local and state permits, preparing market studies, negotiating with public and private landowners, settling damage claims, and handling vegetation management issues. As Operations Director, Haakon is also responsible for the development, implementation, and supervision of the day-to-day activities of the Real Estate team. This includes reviewing, evaluating, and managing the acquisition process, ensuring due diligence and compliance with all client and statutory requirements, and ensuring project database and spatial solutions are current and correct.
In his free time, Haakon enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters, brook trout fishing, and spending time outdoors.
715.453.3274, ext. 332
Prior to his role at Steigerwaldt, Phil worked as a Senior Land Rights Agent with Xcel Energy.
Phil is a State of Wisconsin Registered Land Surveyor and a State of Wisconsin Real Estate Broker.
Doug’s duties include attending public open houses, public meetings, obtaining necessary local and state permits, negotiating with public and private landowners, settling damage claims, and handling vegetation management issues. Doug specializes in acquisition, permitting, and working through the statutory acquisition process; as a surveyor, he also conducts exhibit and legal description review.
In his free time, Doug enjoys golfing, hunting, fishing, and spending time with his grandchildren.
Prior to his current position, Nathan was a Contract Landman working for oil and gas companies throughout the United States, negotiating leases for oil and gas exploration with mineral owners and running full title for the mineral ownership.
In his free time, Nathan enjoys all aspects of the outdoors including hunting, fishing, four wheeling, and camping with the family.
715.699.1401, ext. 211
Debra had worked in the right of way field for 14 years before her employment with Steigerwaldt, securing easements and laydown yards/staging sites for transmission lines, eminent domain, vegetation permissions, and permitting for roadway and railroad crossings in Wisconsin and Michigan.
In her free time, Debra enjoys spending time with her family, which includes travels to visit family, along with hiking the many trails found in the continental United States.
715.453.3274, ext. 346