Our team

The People

The team at Steel Construction is known and respected for their knowledge, experience, and keen eye for detail. We hope you enjoy getting to know the finest home builders in Stowe, Vermont, through their biographies below.

John Steel, Owner/President, Steel Construction

John started Steel Construction in the early 80s, after working up through the building trades. Since then the company has grown to include 10...

Rick Holton, Office Manager

Rick has worked at Steel Construction as office manager since 1989. He has a broad spectrum of skills and covers a lot of different bases. When he's...

Paul Kartluke, Project Manager

Paul's the detail guy. He's been with us since '89 and has been an invaluable resource. He has a passion for the finish stage of the...

John Hudgens, Project Manager

"Hudge" is another essential asset to Steel Construction. He's got great framing and finish skills, and his math degree is invaluable doing takeoffs....

Austin McClelland, Master Carpenter

It's nice to have some younger guys when it comes to the heavy lifting. Austin’s been with us six years and has developed his carpentry skills to...

Colt Blanchard, Carpenter

Colt, our newest employee, joined us in 2007. He's the guy you want to have around when you're leaning up precut 24 foot rafters or installing...