Marty Brinegar | Manager

Marty Brinegar is a third generation home builder with a lifetime of quality residential construction management experience. Having been raised in the construction industry provided him with the knowledge and expertise to successfully create your unique custom home or remodeling project. Marty’s familiarity and experience with a diverse range of projects from sophisticated remodels to elegant multi-million dollar homes he has the foresight and planning experience to bring you the quality, value and style essential to your personal project.

Kelly Roller | Designer

After spending 5 years primarily in commercial design, Kelly returned to the residential industry, rediscovering her love of working directly with clients in creating custom spaces that truly reflect individual lifestyles and personalities. She earned her Bachelor of Interior Design from the University of Akron in 2011. As part of Colarelli Custom Homes, Kelly manages the design details and finishes selections with clients. Kelly has lived in Colorado since 2011.

Jim Gilbert | Preconstruction Manager

Jim is a Colorado Springs Native and has deep roots in the community that enhance his understanding of living in this beautiful state. He attended Wasson High School and Colorado State University. In 1997, he began his construction career working on residential, commercial and civil projects. Jim’s years of experience bring unique problem-solving and planning skills, which compliment his project management coordination to ensure a positive experience for our clients.

Helena Trudell | Client Manager

After 26 years in the dental field, Helena began establishing small commercial businesses.  This experience has transitioned her into the custom home building sector where she has been able to apply personal and creative elements in her position as Client Manager.  Helena is the point of contact for all new clients and advocates for communication and timeliness for all new prospects.  She has lived in Colorado since 1999 and enjoys spending her free time camping with family and friends.

John Brown | Project Manager

Born and raised in Colorado, John has 22 years of construction experience including custom home framing, installation of interior millwork and hardwood floors. His background also includes seven years of experience as a superintendent and project manager. John joined the Colarelli family in 2018.

Matt Rasmussen | Superintendent

Matt was born and raised in Madison Wisconsin and moved to Colorado in 2015.  Matt has 20 years of residential construction experience that includes residential custom home framing, millwork installation, and hardwood floor installation and refinishing.  Matt joined the Colarelli team in 2020 as a lead carpenter and has since moved his way up to superintendent.

Randy Mills | Superintendent

Randy, a Colorado Native, has been a licensed home builder for more than 20 years in El Paso County. He previously owned and operated a framing company for high-end homes for over 18 years. Randy has a wide range of experience from his past roles as a project manager for various companies in both the residential and commercial industries. In total, Randy has worked in the construction industry for 41 years and counting, fully enjoying the industry and building homes.

Eric Petersen | Superintendent

Eric started his career in construction early on, building grain bins with his uncle before moving to residential construction in high school over summer breaks. While working towards a construction management degree, Eric worked for a general contractor doing commercial steel erection and foundation work. Noticing he had an eye for detail, he was moved to carpentry where he developed his skills as a trim carpenter. Transitioning back to residential construction, Eric started developing his love for precision, quality craftsmanship for a custom home builder. As part of Colarelli Custom Homes, Eric continues to build and refine his 8 years of construction experience in the custom home industry.

Mark Gartzman | Superintendent (Salida)

Mark is originally from Chicago Illinois, but has spent the last 7 years living in Chaffee County. He has degrees from Illinois State University and University of Virginia. His construction experience ranges from the building process from framing to finish work. During his past 5 years of project manager experience, he has constructed over 50 residential and commercial properties. Mark is excited to be a part of Colarelli Custom Homes’ expansion in the Salida area and oversees all projects in that region. He prides himself on creating a strong relationship with the client and making the building process easy for everyone.

Vince Colarelli | Principal

With several college degrees in architectural engineering and architecture, Vince also holds a Master’s in Construction Management and Civil Engineering from Stanford University. Vince moved to Colorado Springs in 1993. Since then, he has held the title of construction manager for an international development company and previously worked with architectural and engineering design firms. Vince opened the doors of Colarelli Construction in 2003 and has since remained the owner and CEO. He works to oversee operations and resources for Colarelli Custom Homes.

Rich Edgington | Principal

Rich holds 37 years of experience in the homebuilding industry. He entered the industry with a Construction Management degree from Colorado State University and co-founded a custom home building company in Dallas/Ft. Worth area. Later on, Rich founded a development and building company in Salida, Colorado. Both companies Rich founded have won numerous awards and media recognition in the building industry. Rich has lived in Colorado for 20 years.

Todd Handwerk | Principal

Todd has an extensive background in many areas of the custom homebuilding industry. With a Bachelor’s in Building Construction from Texas A&M University and a designation of Certified Master Builder from Tarrant County Builders Association, Todd has been actively involved in home building and developing several subdivisions. He has received numerous recognitions across the custom home building industry after co-founding Calais Custom Homes in 1986. Now, with nearly 40 years of experience in the homebuilding and real estate development business, Todd is extremely well-versed in the custom homebuilding industry.