About

 

Company Story

 

MT Builders Companies is a commercial construction company based in Scottsdale, Arizona, and was formed in 1995 by Michael Tarver and Philip Bell. CEO, Mike Tarver, and many of the staff members have more than 30 years of experience in the Arizona construction industry. Our professional and qualified team has completed over $800 million of construction work including multi-family and senior living communities, retail centers, churches, schools, and office/industrial buildings.

MT Builders Companies is recognized as one of Arizona’s top contracting companies. Over the years, we have been included in the Phoenix Business Journal’s list of top commercial contractors, the ACE Awards for the largest privately owned companies in Arizona, and Ranking Arizona’s list for best multi-family builders. In addition, several of the projects we have built are recipients of local and national awards.

MT Builders - 20th Anniversary

Much of our business consists of negotiated projects, and we have accomplished this by treating our clients fairly, doing quality work and performing our work on schedule. If you did the math, opening our doors in 1995 means in 2015 we are celebrating 20 years of business in Arizona. And we aren’t stopping now! MT Builders Companies is looking forward to another amazing 20 years.

Leadership Team Profiles

Mike Tarver

Mike Tarver
Chief Executive Officer

Mike Tarver, a graduate of the Construction Engineering Program at Arizona State University, has more than 35 years of experience in the Phoenix Metro area construction industry. Throughout his career, Mike has personally managed the construction of numerous projects totaling in excess of $800 million. This includes multi-family, senior living, church, school, office, industrial, manufacturing, and retail projects, many of which are local and national award winners.

Donna Lemons-Roush

Donna Lemons-Roush
Chief Operating Officer

Donna has been involved in the Phoenix construction industry for more than 25 years and has extensive experience in multi-family, senior living, and commercial projects, totaling more than $300 million. Several of the projects Donna has managed have received local and national awards. Her performance on projects has been characterized by meticulous budget control and production of exceptional quality. Donna has been an officer of MT Builders since its inception in 1995.

Will Nation

Will Nation
Vice President

Will is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Management. Will has over 15 years of experience in the management of multi-family, senior living, and commercial construction projects. He is highly skilled at estimating, scheduling, construction cost control, and contract administration. Will has completed approximately $200 million in construction projects since he joined MT Builders in 2005.

Kris Anson

Kris Anson
Vice President Financial Operations

Kris Anson, a recipient of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Arizona State University, has more than 15 years of accounting experience in the construction industry. Since joining MT Builders as Controller in 1997, Kris has been very effective in operating MT Builders’ job costing and general accounting systems at a state-of-the-art level. Kris oversees financial operations for the MT Builders Companies including MT Builders, LLC, MTB Commercial, LLC, and MTB Holdings, LLC.

Brian Trites

Brian Trites
Director of Field Construction

Brian has over 20 years of multi-family construction experience including several thousand units completed. Brian has been with MT Builders since 2006 and has managed multi-family and senior living projects throughout the Phoenix area and Prescott. Brian provides supervision over all of MT Builders’ construction projects and helps manage all quality control and safety procedures.