Leadership Q&A

Leadership Q&A captures a series of conversations with various leaders across Katerra’s diverse business lines and discipline areas.

Press Release

Kris Beason Joins Katerra as Head of Pacific Northwest Construction

SEATTLE – February 8, 2021 – Katerra, a technology-enabled construction company, today announced that Kris Beason has been appointed as Head of Construction for the Pacific Northwest. In her new role, Beason will be responsible for growing Katerra’s team and overseeing project delivery in this key region, which includes Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. Central to this role will be continuing to help scale the delivery of Katerra’s factory-built multifamily housing and mass timber projects, as well as other active market sectors in the region. Beason is succeeding Greg Smith, who will be transitioning to lead project delivery for Katerra’s factory-driven Multifamily Residential Platform.


Leadership Q&A: Kris Beason, Head of PNW Construction

Meet Kris Beason, Katerra Head of Construction, Pacific Northwest.


A Message from CEO Paal Kibsgaard

December 30, 2020 | Earlier today CEO Paal Kibsgaard sent this email to all Katerra employees. Team, Earlier today, Katerra’s shareholders approved a recapitalization of our business that will strengthen our financial foundation and advance our mission to transform the construction industry. This was an important initiative that Katerra’s Board of Directors and I supported. […]