Mike’s construction career began after his graduation from The Virginia Military Institute in 1998. Mike started as a Project Manager for Ryan Homes in North Carolina where he oversaw the construction of more than 600 single-family homes, 150 multifamily homes, and three condominium projects in a two state region. While at Ryan Homes, Mike transitioned into the Costing and Estimating Manager position and was responsible for the estimating and cost maintenance for a division that built over 3,000 homes during his seven-year career.
Mike finished his career at Ryan Homes as a Sales and Marketing Manager, He then relocated St. Louis, Missouri. As a Project Manager for McBride and Son Homes, Mike lead a team which built more than 700 homes, including custom homes and projects requiring land purchase and rezoning. He went on to establish the largest Planned Urban Development in the St. Louis area.
After five years in St. Louis, Mike relocated to Northwest Arkansas and served as a Division President for a production home builder. Over his three years, Mike lead a team responsible for the sales, marketing, costing and construction of more than 300 homes in a two state region.
Mike’s passion is creating homes that both benefit and foster enjoyable experiences for trade partners, suppliers, and clients.
Michael's residential construction career began when he was 18 years old. While on college summer and Christmas vacations, he worked for a home builder in Hot Springs, AR. His duties included everything from framing and siding homes to electrical work.
After earning a degree from the University of Arkansas in Administrative Managment with a minor in Real Estate Finance in 2006, Michael began working at Cintas as an Outside Sales Agent.
After three and a half years with Cintas, Michael had the opportunity to join Mike working for a production home building company in 2010. As a Field Manager and Division Construction Manager, Michael oversaw new home construction of over 350 homes in ten subdivisions throughout Northwest Arkansas. He has extensive experience in scheduling, problem solving, and overseeing the entire construction process, from preparing the lot for building to getting the home ready to go through the closing process.
Lane has been around construction and design her entire life. Her father is president of a commercial excavation and directional boring, trucking and rental company based in Berryville that operates in several states. Her mother owned an interior design business specializing in wallpaper and fabric at the height of its trend. Her uncle is president of a mechanical contracting, electrical contracting, metal fabrication and specialized services business based in Springdale that operates nationwide.
After receiving a degree in Communication with a minor in Marketing from the University of Arkansas, Lane began her own interior design and custom painting business. She now designs and drafts house plans, as well as chooses all interior and exterior materials for our homes. Lane uses her love of design to assist Baumann & Crosno Construction and their customers create the home of their dreams.