Jim Bunkelman

President / CEO

Jim Bunkelman joined Royal Construction, Inc. in 2012 as a Project Manager, and in 2014 joined Royal's Board of Directors as a shareholder. In 2016, Jim was elected President and CEO of Royal Construction.

Jim is a graduate of UW Stout where he earned a BS in Construction Management. Additionally, he brings with him 16 years of commercial and industrial experience.

Jim's previous experiences range significantly from Construction Management to General Contractor, small projects to projects in excess of $20 million. He has various experiences from higher education to high-tech industrial projects that are certain to benefit any owner.

Jim is married with 3 daughters and resides in Altoona, WI. He enjoys cheering on the Marquette Golden Eagles and is an avid bowler.


Northwest Regional Builders Exchange-Board of Directors
· President, 2009

LEED AP BD+C Accreditation Professional

Certified Professional Contractor (CPC), AIC


Bremer Bank
· Menomonie, WI

RCU Construction Mgmt
· Eau Claire, WI

Hutchinson Technology
· Eau Claire WI
· Hutchinson MN

UW Stout Student Center
· Menomonie, WI

Baldwin Care Center
· Baldwin, WI

First Federal Bank
· Various Projects
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