• Cornerstone Partners 2017

    Cornerstone Partners 2017
    Tyler Doherty
    Cal-West Rentals, Inc.
    Tyler Doherty has served on the Marin Builders Association board since 2008 and was Board President in 2016. Tyler is the co-owner of Cal-West Rentals, Inc., based in Petaluma, which is a family-owned and operated, full service equipment rental company. They serve contractors, homeowners, and ranchers all over the North Bay Area. They also have a party division able to serve the rental needs of the event industry. Tyler has been part of the management team at Cal-West since August of 2007.
    Tom Barr
    Ghilotti Bros., Inc.
    Vice President of Estimating
    With over 30 years of construction and estimating experience, Tom has been Vice President of Estimating with Ghilotti Bros., Inc. since 2006. Tom is responsible for overseeing the preparation of all estimates from takeoff and conceptual estimates through the finalization of the projects being awarded. He has been a Registered Professional Engineer since 1992 and was the President of the Association of Engineering Construction Employers in 2010.
    Carolyn Murakami
    Ghilotti Construction Company
    Director, Human Resources
    Dave Garbarino
    Marin Sanitary Service
    Daniel McLennon
    Smith, Currie & Hancock, LLP
    Daniel F. McLennon is managing Partner of Smith, Currie & Hancock, LLP’s San Francisco office. He has over 30 years of experience as Counsel to the construction industry. His services include contract drafting and review, work-outs, mediations, arbitrations, and lawsuits involving license and discipline issues, etc. Dan frequently serves as arbitrator and mediator for the courts of San Francisco and Marin County and is a frequent author and speaker. He is active in numerous trade associations.
    Brian McLeran
    McLeran Roofing
    Brian has owned and operated McLeran Roofing Company for over 40 years. His father, Charles E. McLeran adopted the motto, “Dependable Roofing Service” when he established McLeran Roofing in Larkspur in 1929. Charles’ simple motto has been the guiding principle of the company since its early days. Brian learned the trade from his father and took over daily operation in 1978. McLeran Roofing has grown over the years under Brian's leadership,but the core belief in quality workmanship, product knowledge and customer service remains a company tradition. McLeran Roofing is a charter member of the Marin Builders Exchange.

    Brian worked with the Marin Builders Association and Marin Sanitary Service to establish the Roof to Roads recycling program for roofing materials.
    Stephanie Plante
    CPi Developers
    Michael Ghilotti
    Ghilotti Bros., Inc.
    Dick Ghilotti
    Ghilotti Construction Company
    Chief Executive Officer
    John Pope
    Old Town Glass
    John ended up working in the family glass and window business 10+ years ago on a whim, after spending 5 years at Charles Schwab & Co, Inc. in Retail and then International Finance. As CFO he handles all estimating and sales.

    Old Town Glass offers expert advice, whether you are an architect, contractor, homeowner, or designer. They frequently work with clients on the design, specification, and installation. Their expertise includes AAMA Installation Master’s Trained Installers. Old Town Glass is a licensed C-17 Glazing Contractor, offering both domestic and European glass window and door systems.

    John's diverse experience from working in Community Development for the City of Novato while in high school, software development at Autodesk and international financial services at Schwab, lends a unique skill set that applies well to the construction industry.
    Dan Ross
    Ross Painting
    Dan is the owner/president of Ross Painting where he is responsible for the administration and marketing of the company. He began painting in 1972 and founded Ross Painting in 1986. He has been a member of MBA since the late 1980s and a former co-president of North Bay NARI. Dan has also been a member of Painting & Decorating Contractors of America (PDCA) since 1986 and is currently on the national board of directors.

    As a great supporter of the schools, Dan has donated painting services to several over the years. His favorite charity is the Marin Food Bank.

    Dan graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Chinese History. He married Dina Spadini in 1982. He has two beautiful daughters and one gorgeous granddaughter.
    Clayton Fraser
    Thompson Builders Corporation
    Vice President
    Clayton has served on the Board since 2013.  Clayton has built his 22-year career with Thompson Builders Corp. and is currently Vice President of Business Development. His construction experience encompasses new construction, modernizations and seismic improvements of schools, public buildings, housing developments, and other large-scale general building and engineering projects.  Clayton oversees Project Managers on large scale projects to ensure the project progresses according to schedule and budget and is responsible for all aspects of bidding and pre-construction for alternative delivery type projects.
    John Busick
    Bob Kunst Painting, Inc.
    John Busick is a 5th generation painter and CEO of Bob Kunst Painting Inc., a premiere residential and small-commercial painting company headquartered in San Rafael. John is also Co-Founder of Workglue.com, an all-in-one field service management software platform.  John serves on the Board of Directors of The Down Syndrome Association North Bay (DSANB). He is also professionally involved with other organizations.
    Glenn Accornero
    Central Valley Environmental
    Mike Craford
    Craford Benefit Consultants
    Mark VanGorder
    Pacific Gas and Electric Company
    Government Relations Representative
    Danny Della-Santina
    Golden State Lumber, Inc.
    Vice President of Operations
    Danny is Vice President of Operations at Golden State Lumber in San Rafael.  He grew up working in the restaurant industry in Marin both catering, and at his family’s restaurant.  After graduating from Saint Mary’s College he began his career at Golden State Lumber in 2002.  Over time he has learned the business through many different roles within the organization.  Danny currently resides in Petaluma with his wife and two children.
    Jaime Ortiz
    Bank of Marin
    Branch Manager
    Mike Carlson
    Craford Benefit Consultants
    Meaghan Doran
    Marin Clean Energy
    Energy Efficiency Specialist II
    Mendy Calegari
    Marin Roto-Rooter
    Mendy supervises all daily business operations including overseeing managers and administrative staff. She ensures the timeliness and efficiency of all business decisions and helps the company achieve its mission statement of always putting customers first and providing excellent service. Mendy strongly believes and emulates the philosophy of giving back to her community. She supports and participates in fundraisers for many local organizations.
    Jim Schalich
    Schalich Brothers Construction
    Jim was born and raised in Marin and graduated from Chico State University with a degree in Industrial Technology. He is the co-owner and Vice President of Schalich Bros. Construction, Inc. For over 30 years he has been building high end residential homes, and doing extensive residential and commercial remodeling in Marin and Sonoma Counties. He is highly thought of by those he is closely associated with in the community.
    Kirk Hylan
    INsite Networks, Inc.
    Sean Parsons
    George Petersen Insurance Agency
    Commercial Producer
    Greg Nelson
    College of Marin
    Vice President of Finance and College Operations
    Katy Bauer
    College of Marin
    Assistant to Greg Nelson
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