• Shawn Bakker

    President

    What novel/movie/TV show character do you identify with most?

    Steve Jobs as portrayed as Ashton Kutcher or Tony Stark (Ironman).

    What is an interesting fact about you?

    I believe that everyone I meet is better than they think.

    What is your fantasy home style?

    Rustic chic/Cabin.

    Who inspires you?

    Simon Sinek, Steve Jobs, and Angus Bensley.

    What brought you to construction and what keeps you here?

    4th generation carpenter; to serve people, grow leaders, and empower the community.

    What characteristic do you value more in the team at Bakker Construction?

    Integrity.

  • Amanda Bakker

    Vice-President

    What novel/movie/TV show character do you identify with most?

    Wonder Woman of course 😉

    What is an interesting fact about you?

    I was an electrical and carpentry apprentice alongside Shawn for a time before we got married.

    What is your fantasy home style?

    Rustic chic

    Who inspires you?

    Jesus

    What brought you to construction and what keeps you here?

    My husband brought me to it, and the love of watching transformation happen in someone’s home keeps me here.

    What characteristic do you value more in the team at Bakker Construction?

    Work ethic, integrity, optimism, honesty

  • Vickie Garcia

    Controller / Office Manager

    What novel/movie/TV show character do you identify with most?

    My team decided for me: Morticia Addams (The Addams Family).

    What is an interesting fact about you?

    I was born on my birthday!

    What is your fantasy home style?

    The Queen Anne style.

    Who inspires you?

    My kids, family, and of course my boss.

    What brought you to construction and what keeps you here?

    Worked in ag for 10+ years and decided to take the opportunity to change industry. I enjoy the people I work with and love what I do.

    What characteristic do you value more in the team at Bakker Construction?

    Supportive

  • Brandon Delgado

    Production Manager

    What novel/movie/TV show character do you identify with most?

    Michael Scott (The Office).

    What is an interesting fact about you?

    I’m a veteran.

    What is your fantasy home style?

    Craftsman.

    Who inspires you?

    Mark Cuban.

    What brought you to construction and what keeps you here?

    My step-father brought me into the industry. I stay and grow because each day is a challenge that I can help solve- it keeps me thinking.

    What characteristic do you value more in the team at Bakker Construction?

    Teamwork.

  • Devon McCauley

    Production Coordinator

    What novel/movie/TV show character do you identify with most?

    Annie Walker (Bridesmaids).

    What is an interesting fact about you?

    I made Nicolas Cage the worst cappuccino he ever had in his life (and he was a total gentleman about it).

    What is your fantasy home style?

    Modern.

    Who inspires you?

    My kids.

    What brought you to construction and what keeps you here?

    The process of solving puzzles fascinates me and my interest has never waned.

    What characteristic do you value more in the team at Bakker Construction?

    Loyalty

  • Chanelle Simpson

    Office Administrator

    What novel/movie/TV show character do you identify with most?

    Kelly Kapoor (The Office).

    What is an interesting fact about you?

    I modeled a few years for a magazine when I was a kid.

    What is your fantasy home style?

    Log cabin.

    Who inspires you?

    My husband

    What brought you to construction and what keeps you here?

    Looking for local employment; this company is awesome, why would I leave?

    What characteristic do you value more in the team at Bakker Construction?

    Respect.

  • Jimmy Weaver

    Project Manager

    What novel/movie/TV show character do you identify with most?

    Quentin Tarantino.

    What is an interesting fact about you?

    As a young lad I spoke fluent German.

    What is your fantasy home style?

    Spanish style beach front.

    Who inspires you?

    Shawn Bakker

    What brought you to construction and what keeps you here?

    Out of high school job; I became great at what I do and stayed with it.

    What characteristic do you value more in the team at Bakker Construction?

    Teamwork

  • Les Millard

    Lead Carpenter

    What novel/movie/TV show character do you identify with most?

    Red Forman (That 70’s Show).

    What is an interesting fact about you?

    I am a clamper.

    What is your fantasy home style?

    A frame log cabin.

    Who inspires you?

    Abraham Lincoln.

    What brought you to construction and what keeps you here?

    I grew up in my father’s cabinet shop; I stay for the love of craftsmanship.

    What characteristic do you value more in the team at Bakker Construction?

    Honesty.

  • Francisco Rodriguez

    Carpenter

    What novel/movie/TV show character do you identify with most?

    Elias Hernandez.

    What is an interesting fact about you?

    I put in a lot of dedication into what I do.

    What is your fantasy home style?

    Townhouse.

    Who inspires you?

    My Family

    What brought you to construction and what keeps you here?

    I found it interesting and I still do.

    What characteristic do you value more in the team at Bakker Construction?

    Responsibility.

  • Joel Rodriguez

    Carpenter

     

    What novel/movie/TV show character do you identify with most?

    Jaguar Paw (Apocalypto).

    What is an interesting fact about you?

    I was once an athlete (doesn’t look like it but I was).

    What is your fantasy home style?

    Out in the country just not too far from town.

    Who inspires you?

    My Father.

    What brought you to construction and what keeps you here?

    “Necessities.”  I love carpentry!  That’s why I’m here because I love my job.

    What characteristic do you value more in the team at Bakker Construction?

    Discipline/Teamwork.

  • Freddy Oyoque

    Carpenter

    What novel/movie/TV show character do you identify with most?

    Al Bundy (Married with Children).

    What is an interesting fact about you?

    I have a good sense of humor.

    What is your fantasy home style?

    Modern.

    Who inspires you?

    Rebelution.

    What brought you to construction and what keeps you here?

    Jimmy Weaver; being able to build.

    What characteristic do you value more in the team at Bakker Construction?

    Their attitude toward the job.