Meet the Staff
George is married to Lindsay Davis and grew up in Thompson, Ohio. He enjoys deep sea fishing, scuba diving, and all terrain vehicles. He once caught a 1050 pound blue fin tuna in Prince Edward Island, Canada.
George has a Bachelor’s of Science in Management Science and is a certified green building professional and featured in Builder Magazine’s 40 under Forty.
Rick is a Cleveland native who enjoys golf, sports events with the family, and collecting Fender vintage electric guitars. He has moved several times in the past for work, but finally landed back in Northeast Ohio in 1985. His family includes wife, Linda; daughters, Jen and Chrissy; 4 grandchildren, and a K-9 stepdaughter, Bella.
Lindsay Gore, New Home Consultant
Lindsay is our newest consultant. She has recorded two CD’s, been skydiving three times, competed in a bikini competition, and ran the tough mudder. She will soon marry Jeremy and lives with her shih-poo mix, Melody. She graduated from Kent State with a Bachelor’s in Interpersonal Communications. In her free time, she enjoys traveling singing, drinking wine, and going to concerts.
Kim Sakenes, New Home Consultant
Kim grew up in Thompson and has gone to school with 50% of our employees. She is married to Alec and has had a child in both centuries, Joey and Miles. She doesn’t dye her hair . . . yet! She enjoys spending time with family and friends, online shopping. drinking wine, and getting as close as possible when she goes to concerts. She won the HBA Performance Award in New Home Sales for 5-10 million in 2016 and 3-5 million in 2017 and 2018.
Lindsay Davis, Realtor/Designer
Lindsay is married to George, the owner and lives with him and the two cats, Kato and Kylie. She used to drag race cars and owns over 250 pairs of shoes. She enjoys scuba diving, working out, sports, paddle boarding, decorating, horseback riding. When she was younger in Willoughby, she played softball and wanted to be veterinarian.
Katie loves all kinds of music and planning and organizing parties. Her favorite vacation spot is Jamaica. She enjoys doing car cruises with her future husband, Bunky and their 1965 Pontiac GTO convertible. She graduated from Bowling Green State University with a Bachelor in Science in Interior Design and an Associate’s in Marketing. Her family includes her finance, Bunky; stepson, Jake; poodle, Guiness; golden retriever, Tully.
Josh has been with our company for many years. He, his wife, Tiffany, and his children, Cooper and Stella live in Montville. Together they traveled cross country recently in a 15 passenger van for 2 weeks. Josh has a Bachelor’s in Science from Eastern Michigan University in Construction Management. In 2016, he won the Cleveland HBA’s Project Manager of the Year. Josh grows his hair and donates it every two year to Locks4Love. His assistant manager is Said Samia.
Bryan’s family includes his wife, Jennifer; daughters, Erika and Autumn; sons, Bryan and Evan; and dogs, Audi and Brigham. He grew up in Cleveland and has a BS from Kent State in Construction Management and is a Certified Graduate Builder. In 2018, he won the Cleveland HBA’s Construction Manager of the Year. He enjoys a good whiskey, sitting in complete silence, reading, building low riders, and tattoos. He is an Army Reservist and worked in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. His assistant manager is Jurod Murrow.
Jurod grew up in Cleveland and lives with his wife, Latrice and dogs, Lady and Lola. He enjoys riding four-wheelers, playing NBA2K, traveling and gymnastics. He spends his time working, bike riding, fishing, and working some more.
Saïd grew up and still lives in Thompson, Ohio with his parents, Cathy and Joseph; and his brother, Elias. He is a proud Lebanese American who enjoys riding horses, working on his land, and weight lifting. He has traveled to Lebanon, France, and Turkey, but he is still a steak and potatoes kind of guy.
Joe, pictured here with his brother, Dean, has worked for ProBuilt since 2005. He is married to Yvonne and they have two sons, Matt and Scott. He resides in Perry, Ohio where he was born and raised. He attended the infamous No Mas’ fight (Leonard vs. Duran) rematch in New Orleans in 1980. He enjoys collecting 50’s memorabilia and 2009 HBA award for Customer Service.
Stacy Johnson, Controller
Stacy has lived her whole life in Mentor, Ohio and has been with the company almost from the beginning. She used to be the only person in the office and did it all. Now she focuses primarily on finances and human resources. Her favorite movie is Pride and Prejudice, and her favorite food is cheese. She spends most evenings enjoying a glass of wine while watching her Great Dane, Suri in the back yard.
Linda has two grown children, Erica and Craig. She lives in Mentor with her partner, Curt. She was born and raised in Cuyahoga Falls and likes great live entertainment and being close to Lake Erie. She enjoys swing and ballroom dancing as well as biking and walking the area trails. She has an associate’s degree in accounting with some additional studies in business.
Dawn lives Madison, Ohio with Jason, her husband; Zoey, her daughter, and Zada and Tanner, her dogs. She likes drinking “pina coladas and getting caught in the rain . . .” especially when lounging on a floatie in her lake. She enjoys chilling with her family and friends, crafting, camping, and making soap. She is the warm and fuzzy for the office and helps keep everyone positive.
Lisa grew up in Euclid but has lived most of her life in Thompson, Ohio. She is married to Bryan and they have three children. Bryan, Brandi, and Lexi. She spends most of her time balancing life around three kids, but when she does have some free time she enjoys photography and gardening.
Bob Myers, Executive Assistant
Bob came to us after over 25 years of working in youth ministry with the United Methodist Church. He lives in Cleveland Heights with his cat, Jesse. He has traveled to Israel, Russia, Spain, Portugal, and Morocco. He has led mission trips nationally and internationally, most recently to Voronezh, Russia working on repairs to a Methodist camp there. He has a BS in Education.