Founder and CEO of Stonewood LLC, Sven grew up the son of a home builder, learning the aspects of fine home building from the bottom up. He has been recognized as 40 under 40 by Mpls. St. Paul Business Journal as well as Professional Builder Magazine. He also has developed and markets industry leading construction project management software used worldwide by builders, remodelers and commercial contractors. In his free time, Sven enjoys skiing, boating, and spending time with his wife and three kids.
Vice President Construction Operations
After owning a homebuilding company and working for several upper bracket builders throughout the Midwest, Kenton's 28 years of experience are highly valued at Stonewood. His background in carpentry and experience in drafting are additional skills that make him a great addition to the team. Outside of the office, Kenton enjoys woodworking, pheasant hunting, and coaching/attending his kids activities.
When it comes to bookkeeping and business management, Rachel is an expert. With over 20 years’ experience in the remodeling and home building industry, and a background in custom doors and window coverings, Rachel is easily recognized as a very important member of the Stonewood team. When not working, Rachel likes to bike, hike, travel to visit her daughters, read, and paint landscapes and animals.
Stacy’s depth of knowledge revolves around a theme: creating a great customer experience. She has worked in various roles in the home industry for over 20 years. Stacy is an expert at managing all the details behind the scenes and making the process as stress-free as possible for our clients. Outside of work, Stacy enjoys her son’s baseball games and relaxing with her family and dogs, outdoors and year-round!
Michael has been in the construction industry his entire life with experience working on the 35W bridge collapse, apartment buildings, senior living buildings and refined custom homes. He prides himself on making each stage of the building experience enjoyable for our clients and is known for his cheerful personality. In his free time, Michael enjoys racing cars, paddle boarding, spending time with family and hunting.
As a project manager, Steve has left his mark on some of the most prominent home building projects in the Lake Minnetonka area. From framing, to trimming to remodeling, Steve has worn many hats in his 27 years in the industry. Steve is passionate about taking on the challenges that come with one-of-a-kind custom homes. Aside from making his clients’ dream homes a reality, Steve enjoys fishing, hunting, training dogs and spending time with his wife and two daughters.
Service and Project Management
Tomar has 9 years of experience in residential remodeling and new home construction. His hands-on skill set and knowledge of the building process from start to finish are some of his best qualities. Tomar possesses the drive to build an honest relationship with our clients and is known for filling the room with laughter. When he's not at work, Tomar enjoys spending his time with his wife and 3 kids, as well as participating in competitive sports.
Jerry has a diverse background that includes everything from commercial real estate management to manufacturing building materials to carpentry. Jerry enjoys being part of a team and is passionate about providing an excellent customer experience for Stonewood clients. Outside of work, Jerry can be found driving any one of his four kids to a youth sporting event or to a ski hill whenever possible!