Working at Henderer
We are a close-knit team of planners, designers, and craftspeople who approach each project as an opportunity to create something amazing for our clients.
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Life at Henderer
We encourage and support our team to never stop learning, be it in-house training, team field trips, or new creative endeavors. We get inspired by each other and become better together!
GIVING BACK TO our community
We support many local organizations and nearest to our hearts is the health and well-being of our community's youth. In 2021, we are proud to support these local organizations:
We’re always looking for talented people to join our design + build team. If a job is not listed, email us your resume. We’ll be in touch if a relevant position becomes available.
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Meet our Team
Dave started his carpentry career in 1991 as a carpenter apprentice with a local building company. Since then, he has learned every aspect of being a tradesman, a manager, and a business owner; to this day he never stops learning. Dave is involved in many aspects of the local community including the Rotary Club of Greater Corvallis.
Shelley came onto the team as our office manager, creating systems and managing our day-to-day functions, as well as frequent problem-solving or improving processes to create the well-oiled machine it is today. Shelley has always had a natural ability to create beautiful spaces, both in her own home and others, and moved into our design team manager role seamlessly.
She now oversees our design team, managing every client and every design, ensuring that we hit deadlines and that no detail goes unseen. Additionally, she gets to create her own designs and manage her own projects, using the natural talent she’s had all along to take clients’ homes to the next level.
In her spare time, she loves to spend time with her four now-grown children, walk and play with her four-legged child Pearl (who is also our in-house design dog), and watch TV, reality shows in particular.
sweeping endless sawdust in the shop, and even building fires in the old wood stove while Dave worked in the shop on winter evenings. She spent a year on our production team, learning the ins and outs of how we build and create beautiful projects, learning every aspect from demolition and framing to tile and cabinetry installation. After moving to our support staff position in 2018, Rylee was an integral part of the inner workings of the office, managing client intake, and relationships, running our social media and various marketing, as well as general office support. During her time in the office, she found a love for design and began to pursue education in the field while getting her hands into smaller design projects whenever possible.
She is currently in her senior year at Oregon State University, pursuing two bachelor’s degrees in Interior Design and Design & Innovation Management, with a minor in Family Business Management, and will graduate in June of 2023. She moved into a full-time designer role in 2021 and has been creating beautiful, innovative spaces already. In her spare time, Rylee loves hiking, reading, watching movies or tv shows, and traveling.
His long-term goal is to learn sales.
In his spare time, Caleb enjoys fishing, cooking, and anything that involves spending time on the coast.
where she worked on the Hunter Jumper Circuit at Thermal, Blenheim, and Nilforushan. Now, she assists our design department and runs our social media pages. In her spare time, Olivia enjoys reading, riding horses, and spending time with family and friends.
as well as a master’s in architecture from the Savannah College of Art and Design. After graduating, Brianna worked as a designer for a firm in Hilton Head, South Carolina doing high end residential design as well as commercial (primarily hospitality & retail) buildings and additions.
In her spare time, Brianna and her husband love exploring new places, hiking, biking and traveling to spend time with their families.
Lori enjoys creating and leading HR practices that will provide an employee-oriented, high-performance culture. She began working part-time for HDB in 2018. In her free time, Lori enjoys spending time with her family and exploring the pacific northwest.
Ted has over 2 decades of experience in carpentry with a passion for finish work. He has worked on virtually every aspect of residential construction during his tenure at Henderer Design + Build.
and worked his way up to Project Manager. David is highly skilled in many areas of construction including finish carpentry, framing, flooring, drywall, painting, mechanics, plumbing, electric, scheduling, and project oversight. He is also a certified Lead Renovator.
Adam is a skilled general carpenter and finish carpenter.
He also enjoys spending time outside and riding his bike.
Philomath High School football, and Philomath High School wrestling.
he is learning the duties and skills of a carpenter, such as, framing, finish work, demolition, electrical, and plumbing.
on violins and other string instruments during his free time. Jeff is also a fan of the Chicago Cubs!
Lukas grew up in Oregon but moved to Mexico from age 5-9 with his parents where they started a children’s home for kids and their parents. Lu loves games of all sorts. You can catch him running, playing disc golf, making videos, taking photos, or reading the same book for the 5th time.
He graduated from Philomath High School in 2016 and began his Carpentry career with Henderer Design + Build in February of 2021.
Outside of work, Matt enjoys camping, hiking, reading, spending time outdoors with Brianna, and watching sports, especially Nebraska football!
She even has her own segment on our social media, so look out for “Pearl’s Picks”! In her spare time, Pearl loves bringing sticks into her house, snoring the day away, showing her toys to everyone she meets, and snuggling at home with her mom, Shelley, after a long day of work.