Production Management Team
Rob Moss, Director of Production
Rob has been managing projects for Sun Design since he joined in 2006. He is responsible for running multiple jobs simultaneously. Rob works to make sure the company delivers a quality product on time, on budget and with a high level of customer satisfaction.
Rob has been working in the residential construction business for a number of years and has the designation of Certified Kitchen and Bath Remodeler (CKBR) from the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI). Before joining Sun Design, he was an Assistant Project Manager with Galloway Timberframe Construction.
“I enjoy working for Sun Design because the company has a good reputation for craftsmanship, client experience and employee experience. There is also a lot of personal growth potential in working for a company like Sun Design.”
In Rob’s spare time, he enjoys sports, spending time with his family, mission work and volunteering with the youth program at his church.
Mike Linder, Project Manager
Mike joined Sun Design in 2012 as a Lead Carpenter, and has since transitioned to Project Manager. As a project manager he mentors the field team, teaching them through hands-on work and supervision how to excel at carpentry.
Working everything from a technician to a draftsman, he brings with him thirty-five years of experience in the remodeling field.
“Sun Design’s business and family culture is what drew me to the company. Everyone is like a family member here, and the quality of our work and dedication leaves me feeling good at the end of the day.”
In his free time Mike enjoys restoring classic cars and spending time with his wife and daughters.
Greg Gunther, Project Manager
Greg started with Sun Design in 2014 after 25+ years as a Colorado commercial and residential contractor. As Project Manager, Greg ensures that our carpentry and trade staff has all the training and tools they need to effectively run their jobs, and support our clients throughout the remodeling process. In addition to helping our carpenters grow, he helps manage project trade-walks, estimate reviews, and special order reviews.
Greg says, “This is a fantastic group of people. I feel supported and challenged; I feel like I contribute to the greater good of our team, and our internal and external clients. It’s rewarding on so many different levels.”
In his free time Greg enjoys exploring local historical sites, fly-fishing, and his growing family. “Life is too short,” Greg says. “My wife and I purposefully relocated to be a part in our two daughter’s lives, and to be MiMi and Jeep to our grandson.”
Aaron Cropp, Project Manager
Aaron came to Sun Design in 2018 with 20+ years of experience in both the residential and commercial construction industries. As a project manager, he oversees all aspects of the remodeling process, while keeping our clients up-to-date on the progress of their project and apprised of any potential issues. It is vitally important to Aaron and the entire Sun Design team to maintain trust and reliability with every client throughout our process. We always want our clients to feel comfortable and at ease while we create their dream home, and Aaron makes that happen.
Aaron has an Associate’s Degree in Architectural Drafting and Design from the Johnson College in Scranton, PA and a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from West Virginia University, is NCIDQ certified and is a Project Management Professional (PMP).
In his spare time, Aaron enjoys photography, carpentry, WVU Football, and spending time in the country. When asked what some of the values are that drive him to work hard and succeed, Aaron answered: “Treat clients, subs and fellow employees as you would like be treated, and although you may have difficulty at times, never allow “can’t” to be in your vocabulary.”
Jeff Nichols, Warranty & Services Manager
Jeff started with Sun Design in 1999. He was promoted from Project Manager to Warranty & Services Manager in July of 2013. As Project Manager, Jeff managed several building crews and focused on providing clients with a great experience. Jeff’s main focus is to provide clients with the same positive experience during the warranty period as they had during design and construction. In addition to Jeff’s promotion to Warranty & Services Manager, he is on Sun Design’s board of advisors and provides critical insight from his hands-on experience in the field.
Jeff has more than 25 years in the construction business and has the designation of Certified Remodeler from the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) and Certified Kitchen and Bath Remodeler from the National Kitchen and Bath Association. He has won the Certified Lead Carpenter Award of Excellence from NARI twice, most recently in recognition for teaching the Certified Lead Carpenter certification class. Jeff has also received many Contractor of the Year awards for the projects he has managed over the years.
Jeff says, “I like working for Sun Design because it is fun and a great balance of work and family life.” His favorite hobby is boating with his family.
Louis Thompson, Warranty Assistant
Louis came to work at Sun Design in November of 2018, as the third member of our Forever Home Care team! He introduces clients to our Forever Home Care package, and offers creative solutions for whatever home upkeep and maintenance they may need. As a team member of the Warranty Department, he is responsible for the smaller jobs and repairs that our past clients need completed, after their renovations with us.
Louis brings with him to Sun Design 15 years of experience in the construction field and was the owner of his own home remodeling business. Our client’s satisfaction and the smiles on their faces are what motivates Louis to produce high quality work! In his free time, he enjoys playing soccer, and spending time with his family outdoors.
When asked why he chose Sun Design Louis said, “I love the high-quality commitment and teamwork that we offer to every client. It makes me happy to be a part of this company that delivers good work and upholds high standards of client experience.”
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