President & CEO
Scott began his career with Alstar in 1992 at the age of nineteen as an apprentice welder. Having worked through all areas of the shop and field roles, Scott was promoted to Field Superintendent in 1999. Through hard work, dedication and a keen passion for construction, Scott was given the opportunity to join the ownership team in 2001.
Throughout the past fifteen years, fieldwork, shop management, estimating, construction management, quality assurance, safety, finance and operations have all become a part of Scott’s responsibilities which led to his promotion as President and CEO of Alstar in 2006.
Over the years, Scott has developed and maintained a strategic growth plan which clearly defines the corporate direction and growth objectives for Alstar. Today, Alstar’s core values and a commitment to excellence remain a key part of the success moving forward.
Scott and his wife are the proud parents of four talented and caring daughters. When Scott is not leading the team, he is enjoying family life which includes camping, boating and travelling abroad.
Executive Vice President & COO
Pride of ownership started many years ago for Kris when he decided to follow in his father’s footsteps at the early age of eight years old. He began doing small housekeeping and Labour jobs around Alstar and over the years has learned all aspects of the business from the shop, field and the office.
Working as a full-time welder & pipefitter while growing his knowledge the trade and passion for the company. After many years of hard work, Kris was asked to join the ownership team.
As Executive Vice President & COO of Alstar, Kris works out of our Corporate Office in Calgary, Alberta.
Kris’s passions outside of the office and field include spending time with his wife & family, fishing, hunting, golf and staying physically active whether it be in the gym or hiking in the Rocky Mountains.
Chief Financial Officer
Len Samletzki is a business professional with over 30 years of experience. As the Chief Financial Officer at Alstar, Len is responsible for all aspects of the organization’s financial performance/strategy, human resources, information technology and supply chain management.
Prior to joining Alstar, Len was in senior leadership roles in a variety of industries, including telecommunications, power generation, electricity and water and nonprofit. In addition, he has been a consultant for over 15 years, working with businesses and individuals on strategy, leadership, mentorship and helping small businesses improve their business processes.
Len has a Bachelor of Commerce degree with a major in Finance from the University of Alberta. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CMA) and Fellow of the Chartered Professional Accountants (FCMA). He is a Certified Investment Manager (CIM) and a Registered Organizational Excellence Specialist (ROES).
Len has participated on a number of Boards. Currently, he is the Chair of Hockey Alberta and previously was on the Board for the Chartered Professionals Accountants of Alberta and Association for Financial Professionals (Edmonton region).
Vice President of Operations
Kyle is a Journeyman Welder with over 21 years of fabrication and construction experience. He started his career with Alstar in 2005 as a Shop Supervisor. Kyle’s work ethic and his natural business acumen quickly propelled him to Director of Operations and now VP of Operations.
Kyle sits on several committees at Alstar, including the Project Review Committee, Operations Review Committee and the Indigenous Relations Committee. In each of these committees, Kyle is integral to ensuring their successful operation.
Kyle’s commitment to our community and love for the outdoors led him to his role as a Director for the Rocky Mountain Wilderness Society. As a Director, he helps lead the society’s advocacy efforts for the protection of the Rocky Mountain region and the surrounding crown land.