Cindy Malec, Designer

Cindy joined the Stertz Construction team in 2016 after moving to Tucson from Florida where she spent 3 years designing kitchens and baths in Tampa. She will design your project with a keen eye for style!


Rick Stertz, President
Rick Stertz has been designing, consulting and building in Tucson, around the country and the world for over thirty years.

He began his career as a cabinet builder for his father in Wisconsin while studying architecture and engineering at the University of Minnesota. He settled in Tucson’s warmer climate in the early 1980’s. Rick’s restaurant consulting and designs include Barcelona Restaurants in the Phoenix area, the original Café Terra Cotta at St. Philips Plaza, and multiple restaurants for the Ritz Carlton and Four Seasons worldwide. He served as the Design Architect and Development Manager for the Wilds Condominiums and The Crossings at Horse Ranch in Colorado, as well as for Classic Car Spa with eight locations in Southern Arizona.

Stertz Construction was founded in 2008 fueled by Rick’s passion for historic renovation. He respects Tucson’s rich culture and is meticulous in designing seamless residential additions and renovations marrying vintage and modern architecture. 

 Miguel Bojorquez, Project Manager

Miguel has been with Stertz Construction since its inception. He attended Pima Community College to study Chemistry after moving to the U.S. from Baja Sur, Mexico. Miguel has served our team in all facets of the industry. He specializes in historic renovation, residential remodel and new builds, as well as management of our team of Stertz Construction Technicians and Subcontractors.

Team Members

Ralph Mellecker