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Matt was born and raised in Bakersfield, which people there called "The Little Texas of California". His first job was working on ranches and feedlots starting at ten years old and going through graduation from high school. After graduating at the top of his class, he received a scholarship to Arizona State University for academics and track, but instead, he chose to join the United States Air Force...
Sean started his career in construction as a union carpenter in St. Louis. He fulfilled his apprenticeship building multimillion-dollar custom homes throughout Missouri. A quick learner, by 25 Sean was a foreman overseeing crews completing new construction, re-models, and outdoor living spaces...
Kelli grew up in Colorado but made Texas her home as fast as she could. After attending the University of Colorado, she went into the corporate world of insurance before starting a career in health care. Performing duties ranging from patient care to diagnostics to unit management, she gained skills that are beneficial and sought after in many business forums...
Gordon Graham: Division Executive - Dallas / Fort Worth
Austin Taras: Construction Manager - Austin
After graduating from Burnet HS in 2005, Austin joined the United States Coast Guard and served 4 years as a shipboard engineer. During this time he was trained and received certification in advanced digital and analog electronics as well as being assigned a maritime law enforcement officer that worked with multiple military personnel aboard and domestic...
Sean McQueen: Division Executive - Houston
John Kazee comes from a long family line of construction. He started working with his uncles during summer breaks in high school framing custom homes, and he was instantly hooked on the feeling of accomplishment that can only come from building something. John learned early on that a strong work ethic can yield huge results...
Kelli Blackburn: Business Manager
Matt Sanders: Construction Manager - Austin
Paul Whitley: Chief Financial Officer
Paul is a seasoned Chief Financial Officer with a background in various sectors: retail, manufacturing, lending, consumer services, construction, real estate, SaaS, information technology, new business development and financial lending. Experienced in settings ranging from large public companies to emerging businesses; managing in a variety of environments, including start-up, high growth and crisis/turnaround...
Mandy Sandquist: Project Administrator
Mandy was raised in the Midwest where she also attended college. After graduation she took a position at a national telecommunications company in Kansas and quickly promoted up through the ranks of the Human Resources division, eventually taking a project manager position in the executive compensation and benefits group...
John Kazee: Construction Manager - Dallas
Justin leads the firm’s sales and strategic efforts. He started his career in the construction industry as an emergency response technician for one of the largest disaster restoration contractors in the county. As a field technician, Justin learned how to repair commercial buildings that suffered damage from fires, floods and other natural disasters...
Jacob is the firm’s second founder and a Texas native. He is a process expert and leads Trinity’s team of field staff and tradesmen. Jacob was born and raised near San Antonio, where he learned firsthand the value of a long hard day’s work on his family’s ranch. Upon graduating from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, he began searching for a career and took a position with a national disaster restoration firm in Austin...
Jacob White: Chief Operating Officer
Justin Blackburn: Chief Executive Officer