Meet the Team
Daniel Holland grew up in Springville, Alabama and has been in the building industry for sixteen years. His passion for building began at a young age after growing up around residential construction. Daniel is a graduate of Auburn University’s Building Science program. Him and his wife, Morgan, are expecting their first baby boy in 2024! In his free time, Daniel loves to hunt, fish, and play golf.
Purchasing and Financials
Clay Messer grew up in Beauregard, Alabama and is a graduate of Auburn University. Clay grew up in the residential home repair and remodeling industry. He enjoys working for a company that genuinely cares for its customers and employees. He is married to Brentley, and they have two wonderful children. In his free time, Clay enjoys bass fishing, golfing, and spending time outdoors.
Mitchell Beers grew up in Vestavia Hills, Alabama and has been in the building industry for eight years. He is a graduate of Auburn University. Mitchell has been married to his beautiful wife, Regan, since September 2019. Mitchell loves to hunt and spend time on beautiful Lake Martin.
Marketing and Design
Lana McCurdy grew up in Fort Payne, Alabama. Lana attended Auburn University, where she met her husband, Will. Together, they have one little girl, Cooper. Lana’s favorite part about her job is the opportunity to serve others as they find their home. She feels honored to be part of such a special milestone. Lana will be there throughout your entire home buying journey and is ready to help you find your perfect home.
TJ was born in Gadsden, Alabama and has been in the building industry for 10 years. He is a graduate of the University of Alabama, where he received a Master and Bachelor of Science Civil Engineering. TJ and his wife, Kaitlin, are happily married and have a beautiful daughter, Eleanor. TJ enjoys playing with his daughter and playing golf. His favorite thing about working at Holland Homes is being able to create new communities for the clients.
Will McCurdy grew up in Fort Payne, Alabama, before attending Auburn University and graduating with a degree in Communications in 2012. Will met his wife, Lana, when they were both attending Auburn University and they have one beautiful little girl, Cooper. He is relatively new to the construction industry and loves his job at Holland Homes. He enjoys working with uplifting people and ensuring client expectations are exceeded. He enjoys playing the banjo and guitar, as well as spending time outdoors.
Holland Homes Sales Broker
Adrien Helms grew up in Auburn, Alabama and stayed close to home for college, attending Auburn University. She has been a realtor since 2016 and specializes in selling new construction homes. In 2015, she married her husband, Nick, and is the proud mom of their son, Preston, and Cash and Ellie Mae, the couple’s two dachshunds. Adrien is an expert on the Auburn/Opelika area and is always eager to help her clients achieve their estate goals.
Head of Homeowner Experience
Evan Kelly grew up in Rock Creek, Alabama. He attended both Highlands College and Auburn University. Evan is married and has two children. One of Evan’s favorite things about Holland Homes is his love for the team and how determined they all are to provide not only an excellent product, but an excellent experience. In his free time, Evan loves to vacation in the mountains and enjoys hiking and fishing.
Holly Smith grew up in Green Bay, Wisconsin and is new to the construction industry. Her education experience includes an undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay, as well as a Masters in Business Administration from AUM. Holly loves working for Holland Homes because of the great family atmosphere and team culture. In her free time, Holly enjoys going hiking with her husband, Ryan, and her two dogs – Duke and Daisy. Holly also enjoys attending the Auburn Gymnastics meets and is an avid Green Bay Packer fan.
Head of In-House Production
Jeremiah Bruce grew up in Lafayette, Alabama and has been in the building industry for 16 years. He is married, and he has four brothers and four sisters. Jeremiah loves being a part of the Auburn community.
Director of Design
and Operations at Furnish
Lainey Clowdus grew up in Birmingham, Alabama and attended Troy University where she met her husband, Wil. They now live in Auburn, Alabama with their two dogs, Finch and Daly. Lainey’s favorite part about her job is helping buyers envision a house as their home through staging. She enjoys the community at Holland Homes and is honored to be a part of the team.
Sales Team Member
Morgan Holland grew up in Athens, Alabama before attending Auburn University. Morgan married her husband, Daniel, in 2022 and they are expecting their first child in January of 2024! She loves people and is passionate about helping people find a place to call home. Morgan’s favorite part about her job is meeting new people and celebrating with them as their home ownership dreams come true. She loves that Holland Homes does more than build houses; they take care of people. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, hosting friends, and trying new desserts. Morgan will walk with you every step of the buying process and is ready to help you find a place to call home!
Logan Roberts grew up in Prattville, Alabama and graduated from Auburn University with a degree in Building Science. Prior to working with Holland Homes, he has 3 years of experience in the construction industry. In his free time, Logan enjoys camping and spending time at the lake. Building quality homes and contributing to the Holland Homes team makes Logan’s job a rewarding experience. Fun fact about Logan: his middle name is Holland!
Kaylyn Hinton grew up in Florence, Alabama where she attended Shoals Christian School. She graduated from Auburn University in 2022 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations. Kaylyn has been in the real estate industry since 2021, but she turned her focus to marketing after graduation. In her free time, Kaylyn enjoys being at the lake or the beach and hanging out with her friends and family. Her favorite part of working for Holland Homes is getting to use digital platforms to showcase all the amazing aspects of Holland Homes to the communities that we serve.
Jason Kilgro is from Priceville, AL and graduated from Highlands College. He is married and has 2 kids, Charlotte Magnolia and Jack Simpson. Jason has experience in Insurance and Property Restoration and is now turning his focus to residential construction. He enjoys playing golf, listening to live music, and eating good food. Jason’s favorite part of working at Holland Homes is the family culture and the commitment to excellence from top to bottom.
Robert Hardwick grew up in Lake City, Florida and has been in the construction industry for 13 years. Before joining the Holland Homes team, he served in the United States Army and was stationed in South Korea. Him and his wife, Nickie, have been married for 28 years. He loves to spend time with his family, including his 3 grandchildren and enjoys helping and serving others. His favorite part about working at Holland Homes is that he gets to be a part of every house we build.
Susan Smith grew up in Fort Payne, Alabama and has been a real estate broker for 25 years. She is a graduate of Auburn University with a degree in Merchandising and Textile Chemistry. Susan has a son and daughter in-law who also live in Auburn and work with Holland Homes. Fun fact: Susan was a member of the War Eagle Flying team in college, and she has a private pilot’s license!
Sales Team Member
Rileigh Sefton grew up in Birmingham, Alabama and attended Auburn University where she met her husband, Wheeler. Following graduation, she returned to Birmingham to begin a career in real estate alongside her dad. Rileigh and her husband had been dreaming of moving back to Auburn as soon as they left and are now able to make this dream a reality. Rileigh loves to serve people and help them navigate through the home buying process. She loves being able to host people and build relationships in the walls of her own home and wants that for others as well! In her free time, she can be found on long walks, tailgating on game days, or cooking with her husband.
Sales Team Member
Sawyer Jones, an Auburn native, has been in real estate for four years. He loves spending time with has wife, daughter, and two golden retrievers. Graduating from Auburn with a degree in Finance, Sawyer has a fondness for business and creativity, each of which he brings to Holland Homes.
Anne Sefton graduated from Auburn University where she met her husband Pat and earned a dual degree in Education and Family and Child Development. Her and Pat have lived in Montgomery for 27 years and have finished homeschooling all 4 of their children. With all 4 kids out of the house, Anne chose to pursue real estate because she loves people and wants to help them find the perfect home for their needs. Anne believes that homes are important because of the memories with friends and family that happen there, such as jolly conversations around the dinner table or playing games on a rainy day. Her goal as a realtor is to inspire buyers to make a house a home. Her favorite thing about Holland Homes is the value placed on investing in people first which aligns perfectly with Anne’s purpose of making every house a home.
Caden Prather grew up in Valley, Alabama and has been in the homebuilding industry for almost a year. He attended Auburn University and obtained a degree in marketing before pursuing his career in Real Estate. Caden has 1 brother and a chocolate lab named Maverick. In his free time, you can find Caden playing golf or listening to business podcasts. His favorite thing about Holland Homes is the culture of the company. He enjoys knowing that people are important to this company, and that whether it’s him or his client, the entire company is there to help and support.
Assistant Sales Team Member
Chelsea Hamm grew up in Ozark, AL and has recently moved to Auburn, AL to pursue a real estate career. She is looking forward to working with Holland Homes and developing lasting friendships with home buyers. She is happily married to her husband, Ryan Hamm. They have two little girls, Jaysea and Delaney. In her spare time, Chelsea enjoys being on the water at Lake Martin or at the beach. My favorite part of working with Holland Homes is the value of the relationships they are passionate about creating.
Sales Team Member
Julie Brittle was born and raised in Auburn, Alabama. After graduating from Auburn University with a degree in Communications, she moved to Birmingham. After working full time in bridal sales, Julie obtained her real estate license in early 2021 and has been serving the Birmingham and Auburn areas ever since. Julie is married to Paxton, and they a son named Eli. Julie’s favorite part of being on the Holland Homes team is the genuine care the entire staff has for each other, our homeowners, and for the work we get to do. She loves representing Holland Homes and helping connect wonderful people to beautiful homes!
Sales Team Member
Bradley Robertson grew up in Auburn and graduated from Auburn University with a Public Relations degree in 2003. Her and her husband, Isaac, have 3 kids, Braxton, Janie Belle and Shep. Bradley started her real estate career in 2022, and her favorite part of working at Holland Homes is the sense of community and genuine joy that come from her coworkers. In her free time, Bradley loves cooking, running, travel, being on their family farm and visiting their family beach house!
Sales Team Member
Kristina Clary is originally from Selma, Alabama but has recently moved to the Auburn area. In her free time, she loves spending time with her dogs, shopping and hanging out with her friends and family. Her favorite part of working at Holland Homes is how everyone on the team truly loves serving each other and the community of people around them. Kristina looks forward to using her passion for serving others while being able to build a lasting relationship with them!
Sales Team Member
Will Dorminy grew up in Dothan, Alabama and attended the University of Mobile where he met his wife, Melissa! They have five children together, one girl and four boys. Will is a huge sports fan. In his free time, you will find him playing any and all sports, spending time at Lake Martin or traveling across the world. Will’s favorite part of working for Holland Homes is knowing that the heart behind the company is to positively impact the people we serve in their home buying journey.
Amanda Burgett graduated from Auburn University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Poultry Science Production and a minor in Agribusiness Management. Amanda and her husband currently reside in a Holland Homes Community in Opelika, AL. In her career, she has produced a podcast, managed multiple businesses, and participated in many poultry research studies. She tends to gravitate toward jobs and experiences that benefit the community and make a difference, which is why she loves her job at Holland Homes. Recently, she has taken on the most important role as mom to the sweetest little boy.
Alex Plunkett grew up in Springville, Alabama and graduated from Springville High School. He was a member of the U.S. Coast Guard for 15 years. His wife, Tyler, and their three kids now reside in Florida. Alex’s favorite part of working at Holland Homes is seeing the customer at orientation and seeing the excitement they have about moving into the home that the team has worked so hard to build.
Cody Holly grew up in Flower Mound, Texas. He is new to working in the construction industry but graduated Texas A&M University with a degree in Construction Science. He has recently moved to Auburn with his wife, Karson. He enjoys going to the lake and surfing, and anything else outdoors. He believes construction is the ultimate team game and loves that everyone else at Holland Homes has the same mindset.
Connor Borie was born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama. He has been in the construction industry for 4 years now. Him and his girlfriend, Savannah, have a white lab named Drake. He loves spending time on Lake Martin and doing anything outdoors. Connor’s favorite part about working at Holland Homes is getting to see how happy homeowners are when their completed home is finally turned over to them.
Jeff Miller grew up in construction. Through his dad’s sheetrock company, he was inspired him to get into the construction industry. He previously owned a roofing and siding company, where he was known as the fastest and biggest roofer anyone had ever met. Jeff grew up in Kansas City, Missouri and graduated from Evangel University. He is married with 6 children and loves to relax by cheering on the Kansas City Royals and Chiefs. Jeff enjoys the freedom and trust Holland Homes instills in him.
Michael Ostenson grew up in Alpharetta, Georgia and has been in the construction industry for 2 years. He graduated from Auburn University and shortly after graduation, he married his wife, Rebecca. He enjoys watching cricket and soccer in his free time. He also enjoys cooking with his friends and family. His favorite part of working at Holland Homes is having a hard-working team to work with that produce beautiful homes.
Cody Griffith grew up in a military family which allowed him to live in many states as a child. He has spent most of his life in Auburn and which he considers home. He graduated from Auburn University with his degree in Business Management and has 2 years of construction experience. He enjoys spending his time with his family and fiancé. Cody loves bass fishing as he spent his 4 years at Auburn on the Bass Fishing Team. His favorite part about working at Holland Homes is how welcoming everyone is and being able to help build homes in which are filled by happy families.
Assistant Project Leader
John Koebeck is from Ardmore, Alabama and moved to the Auburn area in 2017. He is married to his wife, Kali, and they have two children, Hank and Clara. John has been in the residential construction industry for 19 years. In his free time, John enjoys spending time with his family. His favorite part of working at Holland Homes is seeing how happy the homebuyer is once they see the final product!
Assistant Project Leader
Ryan Gravois grew up in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He moved to Birmingham to attend Highlands College and graduated in 2007. Ryan has spent 8 years in Transportation and Logistics and 5 years in Facility Management and Real Estate. He and his wife Natalie have three wonderful kids, Olivia, William, and Easton. When they’re not at the baseball park, you can find them cooking for friends and family. Ryan is known for his gumbo and jambalaya!
Assistant Project Leader
Zachary Dauwer grew up in Wiggins, Mississippi, but he moved to Hoover, Alabama in high school. He has three years of experience in the construction industry but has been on a job site since he could walk, since his grandfather was in construction. Zachary and his wife, Caitlin, have a dog named Delta. He enjoys cooking anything and everything. Fun Fact: Zachary is a member of the Alabama Army National Guard. His favorite part about working at Holland Homes is the passion that everyone has. Everyone is so dedicated that it doesn’t seem like another day at work, but as if his coworkers have taken the opportunity to fulfill their God-given purpose.
Assistant Project Leader
Wes Gallops grew up in Montgomery, Alabama and moved to Auburn to attend Southern Union State Community College, where he received a degree in Engineering and Design. Wes grew up on the job site, where he watched his dad build houses for more than 20 years. His favorite part of working at Holland Homes is the opportunity he gets to always learn something new and to be surrounded Christ-like community. In his free time, he loves to spend time in the outdoors and at the gym.
Assistant Project Leader
David Fontanez grew up in Maine, where he attended the University of Southern Maine. Him and his wife, Jaynee, have two little boys. In David’s free time, he enjoys building furniture and going on walks with his family. David served in the United States Army and has worked in the construction industry ever since. David takes pride in the company that he works for.
Assistant Project Leader
Corey Parker grew up in Kennesaw, Georgia, and he attended Columbus State University and Highlands College. He is married to his wife, Pua, and they have two children named Zibby and Zeke! In his free time, Corey loves to workout, attend Auburn Athletic events, and hangout with his family on the lake. His favorite part of working at Holland Homes is seeing a house go from start to finish and hearing the home owners say how much they’ve enjoyed the experience!
Harper Hollon is originally from Opelika, Alabama, but she moved to Tuscaloosa to attend The University of Alabama, where she studied Film. In her free time, Harper enjoys cooking, gardening, exploring the Auburn and Opelika areas and spending time with friends. Her favorite part of working at Holland Homes is getting to watch people’s ideas and dreams come to life through a home!
Anna Kate Brittain
Customer Care Concierge
Anna Kate Brittain is originally from Brewton, Alabama. She graduated from Auburn University in December of 2022 with a degree in Human Development and Family Science. In her free time, Anna Kate enjoys going to the beach, spending time with friends and family, and cheering on the Auburn Tigers. While she is new to the construction industry, her favorite part of working at Holland Homes is the people she is blessed to work with, and she loves working for an organization that strives for excellence while helping families build their dream homes!
Hunter Finklea grew up in Eclectic, AL and graduated with a Civil Engineering degree from UAB. He lives in Jemison, AL with his dog Molly near his family, and he is the proudest uncle of his niece and nephew. His 10+ years spent in CAD (Computer Aided Design) programs, inventing and assisting in developing some of the largest land developments in North America, have prepared him well to serve the Southeast communities. If he is not 3D rendering, you will find him doing anything from fishing and climbing with his niece and nephew to woodworking in his workshop.
Junior Project Engineer
Weston Brasell grew up in a small town called Hollins, which is just an hour north of Auburn. He attended Fayetteville High School and continued his education at Auburn University. He has been in the site design and construction industry for over a year. Weston has a dog named Leo and a cat named Nadja. He enjoys being outdoors and going kayaking and fishing. Weston’s favorite thing about working at Holland Homes is the sense of family and purpose that he feels working here!
Assistant Model Developer
Mark Derzis grew up in Birmingham, Alabama, and graduated from Auburn University with a degree in Environmental Design in May 2023. In his free time, Mark enjoys hiking and mountain biking, spending time on Lake Martin or at the beach with his friends and family. Marks favorite part of working at Holland Homes is the sense of community the company provides. He enjoys working with his coworkers to solve problems and find solutions!
Estimating and Buyout
Casey Dougherty grew up in LaGrange, Georgia but graduated from Sterling College in Kansas, where he played on the golf team. Casey has three brothers and a stepbrother. Fun Fact: He is a huge Cleveland Browns fan. His favorite part about working at Holland Homes is the people he gets to work with.
Lisa Taylor is originally from Columbus, Georgia and is blessed to have two daughters and three grandchildren! She has been in the construction industry for more than 20 years and enjoys watching a home go from plans and permitting to completion! In her free time, she loves spending time with her friends and family and spending time on the lake. Her favorite part of working at Holland Homes is being able to work for a family oriented, faith based company that cares about their customers, their people and the community!
Ben Patton grew up in Rochester, Michigan and moved to Auburn to obtain a Finance degree from Auburn University. He enjoys listening to music, playing the guitar, working out and playing golf. While he is new to the construction industry, Ben’s favorite part about working at Holland Homes is serving other and making a difference in the lives of those around him.
Candice Barber grew up in Alexander City, Alabama and is fairly new to the construction industry. She is married to her husband Andrew, and they have two beautiful girls. In her downtime, you can find Candice and her family on Lake Martin boating, fishing, and relaxing on the water. Candice loves what Holland Homes stands for as a company and is excited to grow and work with such an amazing team.
Team Member Care
Beth Ford grew up in Auburn, Alabama and attended Auburn University after playing two years of college softball in Andalusia, AL. She is married to her husband, Justin, and they have five children! In her free time, Beth loves spending time with the Lord, singing on her Church’s worship team, spending time with her family and watching sports. Her favorite part of working at Holland Homes is the leadership and their desire to equip and grow their team members from the inside out!
Financial Team Care
Emily Robison is from Carrollton, Georgia. She attended the University of West Georgia where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry. She moved to Auburn with her husband in 2020 to attend Graduate School at Auburn University for Biochemistry. In Emily’s free time, she enjoys designing, sciences, and bible study. What Emily loves the most about working at Holland Homes is the freedom to discuss and focus on our work for God’s mission.
Ellie Barron is from Troy, Alabama where she attended Troy University. In her free time, Ellie enjoys going to the beach and the lake as well as spending time with her friends and family. Ellie’s favorite part of working for Holland Homes is getting to work for a company that strives for excellence in everything they do!
Assistant Financial Team Member
Ethan Fisher grew up in the Auburn area and graduated from Auburn University. He has been in the construction industry for more than 3 years. In his free time, he enjoys being outside, going hiking and playing golf. Ethans favorite part about working at Holland Homes is the sense of community that the team has and the extraordinary personal experience that we bring to our customers!
Homeowner Experience Team
Homeowner Experience Auburn Leader
Joshua Vaughn grew up as a self-confessed “military brat”, but spent most of his childhood in Prattville, AL. He attended Auburn University and earned a degree in Supply Chain Management. Joshua recently adopted an adorable German Shepherd puppy named Sasha. In his free time Josh enjoys spending time with friends, playing video games, and competitive shooting. His favorite thing about his job is the sense of community that Holland Homes is able to create both as a team, and in the neighborhoods we build.
Videographer & Digital
Reid Kemp grew up in Fayetteville, Georgia and is new to the construction industry. He graduated from Auburn University with a degree in Visual Media and a minor in Graphic Design. Reid and his wife Katie have 2 sons Ben and Hudson, and own two dogs. He loves to spend time golfing. Fun Fact: Reid is a huge Star Wars fan! His favorite part about working at Holland Homes is the family atmosphere and the fact everyone works together to provide an amazing home that future homeowners will enjoy.
Stephanie Edstrom has always had an appreciation for architecture, originally inspired by her father who designed and built her childhood home in Atlanta. She graduated from Flagler College in St. Augustine, Florida, majoring in Fine Art and Graphic Design. Her creative experience spans from photography, two dimensional art, and graphic design to jewelry design and fabrication. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, the outdoors, travelling, music, the arts, and the beach. Stephanie is motivated by the hard-working atmosphere, ambitions, and positive values of Holland Homes.
Hope Nichols grew up in Auburn and studied Biblical Studies at Toccoa Falls College. In her free time, Hope enjoys attending Auburn football and basketball games, serving at church, and spending time with her friends. She has been involved in graphic design for 5 years, and her favorite part of working at Holland Homes is how intentional the team is with our customers throughout their home buying experience. Hope says it is evident that everyone at Holland Homes is working toward a greater purpose as our motivation each day!
Assistant Social Media &
Digital Content Creator
Eden Wilkinson grew up in Fairhope, Alabama, where she attended Bayshore Christian School. She graduated from Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a focus in Marketing in May of 2023. In her free time, she enjoys playing pickle ball, hanging out with friends, eating at Taco Mama, serving at the local church, and cheering on the Auburn Tigers. Eden’s favorite part of working at Holland Homes is all the people that she gets to work with that serve with the same purpose at heart.
Erica Williams was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, until she decided to attend college at Auburn University. She grew up with both her parents working in the lumber and residential building community and is excited to be working in such a fulfilling field. Erica has been a dancer most of her life and continues this passion by teaching at a dance studio in Opelika. She has grown up with a love for football, and she cheers for the Auburn Tigers and the Steelers!
Assistant Interior Designer
Laura Lange is originally from Ruston, Louisiana and graduated from Louisiana Tech University with a degree in Interior Design in May of 2023. She is married to her husband, Randall, and they now reside in the Auburn area! In her free time, Laura enjoys hanging out with friends and family and playing games, such as pickle ball or tennis. Her favorite part of working at Holland Homes is the people and that the team works to give the client the best experience they can in a detailed and efficient manner.