The Team

Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh

Principal

 Mike Walsh is one of Terrene Homes’ Principals and Founders. He, along with Wade Metz and Kevin Rech, started the company in 2009.

A native of Woodinville, Washington, he has more than 30 years of experience in the construction and development industry in the Puget Sound region. Mike’s career in construction began in civil project management for a utility contractor and progressed over the years into private and residential land development. In 2001, he began his land development career and has been directly responsible for the permitting and development of more than 1,400 single-family residential lots. Mike has served on the board of the Master Builders Association of King & Snohomish Counties since 2011, and in 2017, he was elected its president. He is also on the boards for the Building Industry Association of Washington and is a past board member of the National Association of Home Builders.

At Terrene Homes, he manages the land development process and is involved in acquisition, business planning and oversees office administration.

Kevin Rech

Kevin Rech

Principal

Kevin Rech is a Principal of Terrene Homes along with Wade Metz and Mike Walsh. A graduate of Stanford University, he has more than 10 years of experience in commercial and residential real estate.

Kevin launched his career underwriting and marketing transactions to private equity firms, gaining a solid understanding of deal structuring and financing for apartments, hotels, condominium and office conversions, and mixed use and land development. He subsequently joined Murray Franklyn of Companies, reporting directly to the ownership group regarding land acquisition and market analysis. At the company, Kevin identified market trends, tracked national and local demographic data and regulatory changes, and conducted feasibility analyses and financial modeling of proposed projects and transactions. He also sourced raw land and single- and multifamily projects, including 108 raw single-family lots across three separate projects, and led the firm’s marketing department, overseeing a $2.5 million budget and the marketing of 13 single-family neighborhoods, including the final division of Snoqualmie Ridge.

At Terrene Homes, Kevin is involved in acquisition, product development, business planning and finance. He enjoys golfing, woodworking, flying, running, hiking and spending time with his nephew.

Wade Metz 

Wade Metz

Principal

Wade Metz has been in the commercial and residential construction and development industry for more than 20 years. A Principal of Terrene Homes, he founded the company in 2009 with Mike Walsh and Kevin Rech.

A graduate of Western Washington University with a Bachelor of Arts in Urban and Regional Planning and Economics, Wade began his career as a project manager for a public works general contractor in Bellingham. In 1996, he moved to Seattle to specialize in large commercial projects before joining the Murray Franklyn Family of Companies as a project manager, ultimately becoming a partner in 2003. During his time at Murray Franklyn, Wade led a number of luxury residential projects in the Seattle area, including Shumway Condominiums and Waters Edge in Kirkland and Cristalla and Madison Tower, two highly successful, high-rise condominium buildings in downtown Seattle. In total, he oversaw the completion of more than 500 multifamily units. At Terrene Homes, he is leads the firm’s acquisition, sales, marketing and customer service efforts.

Wade recently obtained his private pilot’s license. In addition to flying, he enjoys motorcycles, hunting, fishing and spending time with his two teenage sons.

Charlie Johnson

Charlie Johnson

General Superintendent

General Superintendent and Construction Manager Charlie Johnson has been with Terrene Homes for more than four years, and in the homebuilding industry for more than 25. He oversees the construction process from blueprints to move-in, managing multiple superintendents and subcontractors, and overseeing quality control and safety.

Charlie studied business administration at the University of Puget Sound and construction management at the University of Washington. He and his wife have three children and three grandchildren. When not in the field, he enjoys SCUBA diving, sailing, power boating, biking, running and travelling—especially to the beach, somewhere tropical.

Scott Gibson

Scott Gibson

Superintendent

Scott Gibson has been with Terrene Homes since 2010 and is the company’s Superintendent of Houses and Land Development. He is responsible for transforming a blueprint design into a reality, in addition to scheduling and supervising subcontractors and keeping construction on track and on schedule.

Originally from California, Scott enjoys spending time (preferably behind the handlebars of his Harley) with his friends and wife Jeannie, as well as savoring a great cup of coffee and Molly Moon’s ice cream—especially salted caramel and melted chocolate topped with hot fudge and whipped cream.

Sergio Gonzalez

Sergio Gonzalez

Superintendent

Sergio Gonzalez has been in construction for more than 25 years through various roles, including crew leader, framer and now superintendent at Terrene Homes. He has been with Terrene since 2014, ensuring that work is done well, right and on time.

When he’s not helping build the homes of future Terrene homeowners, he can be found working on his own home, spending time with family, playing soccer, hiking and volunteering at his church.

Antonio Hernandez

Antonio (Tony) Hernandez

Plan Design

Plan Designer Tony Hernandez joined Terrene Homes in 2016. He has more than 20 years of experience in residential design—both in new construction and renovation projects. At Terrene, Tony is responsible for creating the home designs, supervising the development of construction drawings and coordinating the permitting process across jurisdictions.

When not at his drafting table, Tony can be found enjoying the beauty of the Northwest, entertaining friends, or exploring history and culture through travel, documentaries and nonfiction.

Rick Gunnarson

Rick Gunnarson

Plan Design

Rick Gunnarson is Senior Drafter and Plan Designer for Terrene Homes. He has more than 30 years of experience, having first stepped onto a job site at the age of 14 before returning to school to study math, physics and engineering. He has worked on mixed-use properties, multi- and single-family homes, and low- and high-rise industrial and commercial buildings, and has experience with everything from landfill and stream remediation, to road design and highway freeway interchanges.

Rick refers to himself as a self-indulgent ski bum in the winter, fly fisherman in the summer and running enthusiast year-round.

Kellie Walsh

Kellie Walsh

Accounts Payable

Unofficially Kellie Walsh has been with Terrene Homes since its inception. Officially she’s been with the company since 2011. As part of the Terrene Team, Kellie wears many hats, including accounts payable, administrative assistant and customer service representative. She has been in the business of offering white-glove service to clients for more than 30 years—16 of which as a licensed insurance agent. Kellie is responsible for processing invoices, managing vendors and issuing payments.

Kellie loves spending time with friends and family, cooking, traveling to warm and sunny destinations, and spending weekends at her beach house on the peninsula.

Jon Conner

Jon Conner

Superintendent

Jon has been with Terrene for a year. Jon brings with him over 25 years of single family construction knowledge. Jon oversees all aspects of the homes in his neighborhoods. Schedule, subcontractor management and quality control. 

Jon is Married with 2 kids. When not working, Jon enjoys hiking and golf.

Joe Herr

Joe Herr

Plans and Permits Manager

Joe has been with Terrene Homes less than a year and holds the position of the Plans and Permits Manager, where every plan gets his oversight before construction begins. He has been in the homebuilding industry for over 40 years, with experiences ranging from panelized home construction to lead designer of some of the areas most prominent home building companies. Joe has been involved in the design and construction of over 1,000 single family homes during his career.

He studied Building Technology at Clover Park Vocational School now known as Pierce College. He and his wife have no children and love to travel, mostly thru cruising with over 60 cruises behind them. It is on those cruise vacations where he enjoys SCUBA diving and beachcombing and exploring the various cultures. Two years ago he reached the milestone of having been in all 50 states while on a cruise to Alaska, the final state on the list. He has designed or remodeled many homes for himself and currently lives with his wife in a “smart home” of his own design in Edmonds. He also enjoys, hunting, shooting and along wife his wife Cheryl have an extensive art collection.

Curtis Heard

Curtis Heard

Plan Designer

Curtis joined Terrene Homes in the spring of 2018. He has a BS degree in construction management with a specialty in architectural design. He has been in the industry for 15 years and has done everything from pounding nails and project supervision to permitting, sales, and designing Gold Nugget winning homes. He likes the challenges of solving the puzzle of how all the pieces go together to make a great home. When not at work, he enjoys renovating the houses, coaching soccer, and exploring the PNW.

Kyle Sullivan

Kyle Sullivan

Customer Service

Kyle joined Terrene in June of 2018 and has been in Customer Service/warranty for 15 years, and has been in the construction industry for over 22 years. His favorite part of his job is meeting the new homeowners and introducing them to their new home at a new home orientation.

When not at work, Kyle likes to ski, fly fish, cook and spend time with his family. With 5 kids its always an adventure.

Megan Warren

Megan Warren

Interior designer

Megan Warren is an Interior Designer at Terrene homes. She has been in new residential construction since 2014 after graduating from Bellevue College with a Bachelors-degree in Interior Design. Megan has specialized in designing luxury homes on the Eastside combining timeless qualities with today's modern luxuries.

When not designing for work, Megan enjoys keeping her own home up on trends. Working on projects around the house with her husband. Going on sunny walks with their corgi and spending quality time with family + friends.

Thomas Adams

Thomas Adams

Plan Design

Thomas joined Terrene in 2018. Thomas has been drafting since 2015 when he received his degree. Thomas likes being able to envision the final product from a blank sheet of paper. He loves the challenge of creating great interior spaces while pulling together a cohesive exterior.

When not drafting, he’s a dedicated husband, dad and decent musician. He has amassed a nice collection of instruments and guitars.

Guy Hollander

Guy Hollander

Project Superintendent

Guy has been at Terrene Homes as a project superintendent since 2018. Guy has over 30 years of construction superintendent knowledge and experience. Guy prides himself on delivering the most complete finished product he can and is always happy to see a new customers reaction to his work at the end of the project. He likes the pace of construction and always finds it’s never a dull moment.

Guy spends time at the beach when not at work.

Christine Lindsay

Christine Lindsay

Accounting Manager

Christine has more than 20 years-experience in finance, loan and land acquisition , financial projections , risk management and property management. Before joining Terrene Homes, she has worked as a financial controller for a major distribution company and worked for several King County-area developers.

Christine is a graduate of California State University Long Beach . She completed her CPA training from Deloitte & Touche, focusing on audit and taxation before migrating to private industry where she worked in oil and gas as well as real estate development in Newport Beach, California.

Christine has two grown children. When not working, she indulges in her hobbies of cooking, music, gardening, hiking and travel.

Jasa Davis

Jasa Davis

Interior Design Manager

Jasa Davis is the Design Manager at Terrene Homes.  She has both a Bachelor’s of Science in Business from Western Oregon State College and an Interior Design degree from the Art Institute of Seattle.  Upon graduation from the Art Institute, she worked for a leading Eastside homebuilder for 10 years, creating neighborhoods and homes that stand the test of time.  She has a passion for building homes that utilize timeless design and that the homeowner will enjoy for many years. She and her husband have built their own home and have experienced the process that new home customers go through to take their dream from paper to reality.

In her spare time, Jasa enjoys boating the Puget Sound and San Juan Islands with her husband and friends.   Along with traveling, she enjoys cooking, puttering in the yard on their property, and spending quality time with friends and family.  

Brett Davis

Brett Davis

Purchasing

Brett joined Terrene Homes in 2018 as the Purchasing Manager.  He graduated from Washington State University in 1992 with a Bachelors of Science degree in Construction Management.  Starting as a Purchasing Agent for a local builder, his duties expanded to managing entire neighborhoods from permit to closing.  He has participated in the construction of nearly 1000 homes on the Eastside.  At Terrene he uses his relationships with vendors to get the best quality work.

Much of Brett’s free time is spent exploring the Puget Sound, the San Juan Islands, and Canada in a boat he shares with his wife Jasa, Terrene’s Design Manager.  Brett and Jasa met in 1999 while working together at a local builder, they found they have a great working, as well as personal, relationship.  Some of their best friends are people they’ve built houses for.

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Millie

 

When not lounging around the office, Millie is an avid duck dog.