Founder & CEO of Bauer Design Build, Mike Bauer has more than 35 years of professional experience in the construction industry. His true working knowledge of construction management has been honed through years of experience that include work as a carpenter, field engineer and project manager. Additionally, as a former Vice President of one of the United States’ leading design build contractors, Mike is able to draw on a wealth of diverse experience that is both hands-on and managerial in nature.

What differentiates Bauer Design Build is not the challenges that we help our clients overcome, but instead, the unique methods by which these challenges are identified, confronted and resolved.
Mike Bauer

Mike has experience in leading and managing project teams that range from small tenant improvements to complex projects exceeding 100 million dollars. His experience in this variety of Design/Build projects enables him to provide every project with value by maximizing the strengths of all team members.

Mike is known for his open, candid communication style and his ability to respond/adapt to client and construction challenges quickly.


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Mankato State University
Bachelor of Science – Business Administration

Faribault Technical College


Wright County Economic
Development Partnership
Board Member

Community Health Foundation of Wright County
Board Member

National Association for Industrial
and Office Parks

Minnesota Shopping Center Association

American Institute of Architects

Delano Lions Club

Delano Cub Scouts
Executive Chair

Common Bond
Board Member

TwinWest Chamber of Commerce

I-94 Chamber of Commerce

Delano Chamber of Commerce