Meet the Team

Justin Berg

President Justin Berg has worked in real estate since 2006. Starting in residential sales, Justin has compiled various experiences over his tenure in real estate:  home flipping, historic renovations, commercial sales, land acquisition/sales, residential land development, and co-development of a new apartment building. Raised in Fargo-Moorhead, Justin is now raising his 3 girls with his wife, Christine Berg, also from Moorhead.

Justin is Licensed in ND and MN

Sydney Kenny

Grassroots Development’s Sustainability & Design Coordinator, Sydney (Glup) Kenny, helps bring ideas into reality through open-hearted, playful facilitation and a keen eye for organized detail. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work with a minor in Psychology from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN, a certificate for Circular Economy and Sustainability Strategies from Cambridge University- Judge Business School in London, and is a Sustainability Excellence Associate through the International Society for Sustainability Professionals.

Her passion for sustainability combined with her love for macro-level social work provides a multifaceted perspective in the building/construction industry; focusing equally on how our projects benefit the environment, balance local/regional economies, and create space for healthy human development.Other passions include gardening, foraging, hiking & kayaking with her husband Nick, teaching & practicing yoga, and holistic healing through community connection, dance, song, herbal medicine, and nature immersion.

Other passions include gardening, foraging, hiking & kayaking with her husband Nick, teaching & practicing yoga, and holistic healing through community connection, dance, song, herbal medicine, and nature immersion.