Fraser Valley views of the Divide and Winter Park Resort
Mountain Top Builders, Inc. - Celebrating 20 Years Building - established 1997

“Steve and his crew made
the whole experience enjoyable.
He took the time to explain
what he was doing and why he was doing it.
His knowledge of building
in the cold mountain environment
is exceptional. This knowledge
allowed us to make better decisions.”
- Tom Sangster

 

 

Mountain Top Builders, Inc. - Celebrating 20 Years Building - established 1997

Baseball game with the Crew

 

 

Mountain Top Builders, Inc. - Celebrating 20 Years Building - established 1997

We are honored to be recognized by Pinnacol as one of their 2019 Circle of Safety Award Winners. Risk control, claims management and workplace safety are all a part of the puzzle to ensure our employees and partners stay healthy and productive.

Mountain Top Builders, Inc. - Celebrating 20 Years Building - established 1997

 

 

 

 

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About Us: Staff Bios

Mountain Top Builders is proud of our employees and believe they are an important part of our success with each and every project. Here's a little bit about us so you can get to know our awesome staff.


SteveSteve Jensen: President, Sales & Estimating, Project Manager, Head Laborer
Years in the construction industry: 30+
Where are you from originally? What brought you to Grand County? I was raised in Washington State and came to Colorado in the early 90’s for a “couple of seasons”...
If you could write your own job title that best describes what you do, what would it be? Facilitator, problem solver.
What do you enjoy about the work you do? I enjoy the people and the variety of tasks.
What are the hobbies/activities outside of your day-to-day job? My hobbies include two-wheeled exploration (motorcycles and mountain bikes), skiing, travel, reading and daydreaming.
What projects/volunteering are you passionate about? Advocating for professionalism in the residential construction industry, encouraging youth to consider the numerous career path opportunities.
Is there a house or feature of construction by MTB that has particularly captured your interest? True timber framing is my favorite style of construction. I love the authenticity associated with the exposed structure as well as the history and long-term durability with this type of construction. See an example of timber framing in our Legacy Park project.


ChrisChris Smolleck: Site Superintendent
Years in the construction industry: 24
Where are you from originally? What brought you to Grand County? I'm originally from Pennsylvania. I came to Grand County because I liked the small town vibe.
If you could write your own job title that best describes what you do, what would it be? Tradesman of construction, wood working, management, little of everything.
What do you enjoy about the work you do? The variety of things that I get to do. The social side also. I get to talk to a lot of different people throughout the day.
What are the hobbies/activities outside of your day-to-day job? Hunting & skiing.
What projects/volunteering are you passionate about? Teaching youth woodworking skills.
Is there a house or feature of construction by MTB that has particularly captured your interest? Any type of timber framing.


ScottScott York: Assistant Superintendent
Years in the construction industry: 6
Where are you from originally? What brought you to Grand County? I arrived in Grand County via Missouri and Wyoming. I have always wanted to live in a ski town with the small community feeling.
If you could write your own job title that best describes what you do, what would it be? Construction Wrangler.
What do you enjoy about the work you do? I enjoy the variety in my day-to-day job and the opportunity to learn something new. I like the interaction with multiple trades on a day to day basis.
What are the hobbies/activities outside of your day-to-day job? My extracurricular hobbies include outdoor activities, snowboarding, skiing, mountain biking and going to the lake with my family. Really, any adventure with my family of 5.
What projects/volunteering are you passionate about? I love helping my kids and their peeps with any projects that I can.
Is there a house or feature of construction by MTB that has particularly captured your interest? I am particularly interested in our Energy Star ratings and ensuring that our projects are energy efficient and around for years to come.


JennJennifer Martin: Owner’s Assistant
Years in the construction industry? 10+
Where are you from originally? What brought you to Grand County? I grew up in Quebec, Canada, 8 miles from the Vermont border, migrated to Whistler, BC in the 90’s to ski, and relocated with my family to Grand County, CO in 2003.
If you could write your own job title that best describes what you do, what would it be? Anything that involves paper!
What do you enjoy about the work you do? I enjoy the interaction I have with the people we work with, our clients, trade partners and vendors. I also enjoy the variety of tasks that I get to take on in my role, some days I’m working at my desk and others I’m helping on the job.
What are the hobbies/activities outside of your day-to-day job? Working on my own “fixer-upper”, camping, and hiking.
What projects/volunteering are you passionate about? I am very passionate about working with children and teens, in particular those with special needs.
Is there a house or feature of construction by MTB that has particularly captured your interest? I love the design and placement that allows for the natural light in one of our completed homes in Legacy Park.


KimKim Jensen: Finance Officer
Years in the construction industry: 9
Where are you from originally? What brought you to Grand County? Originally from Alaska, I came to Colorado, via the Seattle area, in search of definite season changes. After spending a couple years in the Denver metro area, I came to Grand County for the community, slower pace of life, and outdoor activities.
If you could write your own job title that best describes what you do, what would it be? Everything-that-Steve-doesn't-have-time-for.
What do you enjoy about the work you do? The people - clients and employees - we work with great individuals.
What are the hobbies/activities outside of your day-to-day job? Skiing, running, hiking and spending time with friends and family.
What projects/volunteering are you passionate about? Working directly with individuals and organizations that benefit our county. Have spent time with the libraries, various school groups, and providing one-to-one educational assistance to children.
Is there a house or feature of construction by MTB that has particularly captured your interest? I really like the day bed area in the Moose Run home. It is a cozy spot and great use of space. And the mudroom is perfect for an active Grand County family, with lots of cubbies and storage space for toys.


Certified Graduate Builder (CGB)
Certified Green Professional
Member NAHB
Grand County Builders Association
Energy Star Partner
Winter Park Fraser Valley Chamber of Commerce