Erik grew up in Eagle Point, Ore. before graduating in systems engineering from the United States Naval Academy, where he played baseball. Erik managed military projects while in the Navy and has run his own construction company for more than 25 years.
In his free time, Erik enjoys golf, traveling and hanging out with his family.
Jenni has lived in the Portland-area since early childhood, and graduated from the University of Oregon. She spent 15 years in media and broadcast advertising before joining Ostmo Construction. While she’s not busy at work or raising Eleanor, AJ, and Ava, Jenni enjoys yoga, writing, and food.
Leslie has been part of the Portland community for over 27 years. She and her husband have raised three sons here. After graduating from Purdue, Leslie worked in the medical and transit industries before joining Ostmo Construction.
When she’s not working she enjoys swimming, going to the Symphony and doodling on art projects.
Leslie’s favorite quote is from an oyster farmer in Panama…”Our goal is not to make more things, but to make more beautiful things.”
Favorite power tool: paint sprayer
Born in The Netherlands, Pim grew up in Troy, Michigan where at 16 years old he found his passion for construction management by building decks and brick patios, which ultimately turned into his first business at age 20. Years later, Pim relocated to Portland where he has 20 years of proven success as a luxury home builder and remodeler.
Outside of work, Pim enjoys experiencing Oregon’s incredible wine country with his wife, keeping up with his two teenagers and trying to squeeze in some golf whenever possible.
Jane moved to Portland after graduating from Linfield College. She spent 20+ years in advertising, event production, playground construction and project management before joining Ostmo Construction.
Jane enjoys travel, running, live music, cooking and wine.
Favorite power tool: nail gun
Wayne has over 25 years experience in residential construction with a strong emphasis on remodeling. He enjoys the challenges each project brings as well as interacting with customers and subs.
In his free time he and his fiancé love spending time with their six kids and four grandkids. Wayne enjoys entertaining, traveling to tropical destinations and building furniture from reclaimed barn wood.
Favorite power tool: Skid steer
Project and Design Coordinator
Born and raised in Chicago, Ciara developed a deep love for the city’s rich Architecture and Design. Upon moving to Portland, Ciara pursued her passion and enrolled at PCC in their Interior Design Program.
Ciara came to Ostmo Construction as a Summer intern to learn the ins and outs of the industry. She’s now working as part of the team while finishing her Interior Design degree.
When she’s not working or studying, Ciara enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cooking, traveling and watching HGTV.
Favorite power tool: Cordless drill
Isaac grew up in Portland and has lived in Oregon most of his life. He has over 20 years experience in construction and owned his own business for 18 years where he focused on custom residential remodels, building new homes and commercial projects. Isaac loves interacting with customers, inspectors, subcontractors, and problem solving to make difficult projects come to life.
When Isaac isn’t working, he enjoys spending quality time with his family, going to Broadway shows, live concerts, movies, skydiving, and windsurfing on the Gorge.
Favorite power tool: skill saw
Site Coordinator, Jack of all trades
Mauro moved to Portland 22 years ago after growing up in Mexico.
He is skilled at nearly every aspect of construction and has over 15 years of experience. He has a passion for carpentry and can make nearly anything out of wood.
Mauro loves spending time with his daughter and traveling. He also enjoys baseball, basketball, football and tennis.
Favorite power tool: miter saw and table saw
Site Coordinator, Handyman Extraordinaire
Lupe came to Portland in 2001. Before working in construction he worked in the restaurant industry. When the pandemic hit he knew he needed a new set of skills and a new profession. His friend invited him to work as a painter and handyman at his company and he’s been at it ever since.
Lupe loves dancing, travel and spending time with his friends and family.
Favorite Power Tool: Paint Spray Gun
Site Manager - Palm Springs Team
Born and raised in Portland, OR, Lynn grew up enjoying the wonderful coast and mountain activities Oregon offers.
Lynn had a rewarding corporate career but her real passion is for construction and design. Having directed several home builds and remodels over the years, Lynn now brings her passion and experience managing jobs to help bring people’s dream homes to life.
Lynn loves to spend her free time with family, friends both on and off the golf course.