Tipler Luxury Homes Team 2018-08-31T15:38:05+00:00

TIPLER LUXURY HOMES TEAM

The TIPLER team consists of a dedicated team of experienced professionals who support every aspect of building high-end custom homes, luxury interior design as well as serving our residential and commercial developers and our hospitality groups and partners.

Justin Tipler

FOUNDER & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

justin@tipler.com

Justin leads the growing team at TIPLER, which benefits from his years of business experience and knowledge of design-led construction.
 
Justin graduated from Manchester Business School in the UK with a Master’s in Business Finance and…

Micah Tipler

FOUNDER & DESIGN PRINCIPAL

micah@tipler.com

Raised in the UAE, Europe, and southeast Asia, Micah studied at Baylor University before moving to the UK to complete her undergraduate and master’s degree studies at Manchester University.

Carmen Bechter

SENIOR DESIGNER

DJ Spurgeon

SENIOR DESIGNER

Stacie Barron

SENIOR DESIGNER

Aimee Eversole

DESIGNER

Alexa Hosner

DESIGNER

Amanda Threadgill

DESIGNer

Kristen Robertson

DESIGN ASSISTANT

Jennifer Webb

DESIGN ASSISTANT

Alex Lutka

DESIGN ASSISTANT

Anna Gump

DESIGN ASSISTANT

Candy Conti

DESIGN ASSISTANT

Michelle Goulet

DESIGN ASSISTANT

Maryalice Hutton

DESIGN ASSISTANT

Ben Boyde

VP CONSTRUCTION

Jason Hollis, GMB, CSP

Senior Construction Manager

Val Chapa

CONSTRUCTION MANAGER

Robert Marler

CONSTRUCTION MANAGER

Luis Salas

CONSTRUCTION MANAGER

Reece O’Donnell

PROJECT MANAGER

Heidi Baber

CFO

Maria Perez

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

Brandon Christophe

ACCOUNTS PAYABLE
MANAGER

Donnette Burrowes

PROJECT ACCOUNTANT

Lauren Sadler

CONTROLLER

Arantxa Villaplana

PURCHASING MANAGER
PROJECT ESTIMATOR

Amanda Bendele

PURCHASING MANAGER

Josh Welch

PURCHASING AGENT

Greg Burkett

Architect

  • Justin leads the growing team at TIPLER, which benefits from his years of business experience and knowledge of design-led construction.

    Justin graduated from Manchester Business School in the UK with a Master’s in Business Finance and embarked on a career in technology, establishing several high-growth startups which he subsequently sold. 

    This path ultimately led him, in early 2000, to pursue his true passions…architecture and design.

    Justin successfully completed a diverse range of construction projects in the UK, including renovation of 16th-century English country homes to new class A office developments, before moving to Houston. Over the past decade he has developed the TIPLER Group into an award winning multidisciplinary design and construction business.

    Justin is an affiliate member of the American Institute of Architects, associate member of the Urban Land Institute, a National Association of Home Builders Master Builder and a Certified Green Professional.

  • Raised in the UAE, Europe, and Southeast Asia, Micah studied at Baylor University before moving to the UK to complete her undergraduate and master’s degree studies at Manchester University.

    From renovating historic properties and luxurious office spaces in the UK to the hospitality places and numerous commercial and luxury residential projects in the US,  Micah’s diverse portfolio showcasing her skills cemented her stellar design reputation.

    Recognized as an industry-leading designer, Micah currently manages a team of 15 talented designers who handle all aspects of design, from flooring selection to furniture customization and installation.

  • Carmen brings a strong background in creative leadership, space planning, project management, and team leadership to Tipler Design Group.

    With a prior career as a licensed Texas and Florida lawyer, Carmen’s understanding of the technical and detailed needs in any type of collaboration are integral to the projects she designs.

    c: 713 828 9214
    o: 713 277 7485
    e: carmen@tipler.com

  • D.J. is an Allied member of ASID and a Registered Interior Designer with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Southern Nazarene University and over 25 years of experience in the industry.

    As a Senior Designer for TIPLER Design Group, D.J. ensures that all design aspects meet the client’s expectations.

    c: 281 788 4140
    o: 713 277 7485
    e: dj@tipler.com

  • Stacie studied design at the CIDA-accredited interior design program at University of Houston, graduating magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design and a minor in Architecture.

    She has 15 years of experience in all facets of the industry.

    o: 281 465 4400
    e: stacie@tipler.com

  • Aimee graduated summa cum laude from the CIDA-accredited interior design program at Sam Houston State University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design and a minor in Business.

    Her experience in the detailing aspects of the design industry includes flooring, furnishings, and custom home building.

    o: 281 465 4400
    e: aimee@tipler.com

  • Alexa leads the design team at Bluejack National, TX. Her professional experience spans from high end residential to hospitality project types including luxury resorts, commercial offices, and historic boutique hotel renovations. She is a natural leader and client advocate.

    Alexa holds a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design and a minor in Art History from the CIDA/NASAD accredited School of Art and Design at Florida State University.

    o: 281 465 4400
    e: alexa@tipler.com

  • Amanda graduated from the CIDA accredited interior design program at Baylor University with a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design. She is a Registered Interior Designer with a professional background in the hospitality industry.

  • Kristen holds a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from Texas State University, with a minor in Technology. She brings 10 years of experience in residential design and drafting to Tipler.

  • Jennifer graduated magna cum laude from Texas A & M University in 2000 with a Bachelor in Environmental Design.

    While there she developed a passion for interior design. Her creativity inspires a unique problem-solving style that helps to make spaces functional and aesthetically beautiful.

    o: 281 465 4400
    e: jennifer@tipler.com

  • Alex graduated from Texas Tech University in 2015 with a Bachelor of Interior Design and a minor in Architecture.

    She gained experience in residential design and drafting within the building industry, before joining the TIPLER.

    o: 281 465 4400
    e: alex@tipler.com

  • Anna graduated magna cum laude from Texas Tech University with a Bachelor of Interior Design and minor in Architecture.

    Prior to joining the TIPLER, Anna worked as a design assistant with TTU Housing services, working primarily on resident hall renovations and served as the president of the student chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers.

    o: 281 465 4400
    e: anna@tipler.com

  • Candy graduated magna cum laude from University of Houston with a Bachelor of Architecture and minor in Business Administration.

    Prior to joining the TIPLER team, Candy worked as an associate architect, where she worked primarily on custom luxury residential designs and commercial renovations.

  • Maryalice graduated with distinction from The University of Kansas with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. She gained over eight years of experience as a Civil Engineer in construction management, highway design, and storm water management before moving to Texas and returning to college to pursue a career in Interior Design.

    She studied design in the CIDA-accredited program at The Art Institute of Houston and graduated with honors, earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design.  Prior to joining TIPLER, Maryalice worked as a project manager in the healthcare, hospitality, commercial, and residential sectors of interior design.

  • Ben manages the construction of TIPLER Luxury Homes across a number of key developments in the Greater Houston area.

    He brings 15 years of construction management experience to the firm and works closely with clients and the dedicated architectural and interior design teams on our projects.

    o: 281 465 4400
    e: ben@tipler.com

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  • Val has 19 years of home building experience having begun his career in carpentry and has relentless attention to detail across every aspect from millwork to framing and roofing.

    o: 281 465 4400
    e: val@tipler.com

  • Robert studied Construction Science at Northeast Louisiana University, receiving his license in residential design from the state of Louisiana.

    He was a structural designer and draftsman before moving into construction management.

    o: 281 465 4400
    e: robert@tipler.com

  • Bio coming soon!

  • A qualified CPA, Heidi heads up the financial team at TIPLER and manages the company’s administrative functions.

    She ensures complete financial  transparency on all projects and is integral to our professional service.

    o: 281 465 4400
    e: heidi@tipler.com

  • Maria graduated from Loyola University in New Orleans with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting.

    She has been a CPA in Louisiana since 1996 and in Texas since 2011. Maria brings over 15 years of experience in the construction industry to her role at TIPLER managing construction and design project budgets, and providing a vital link between the accounting team, construction managers,and interior designers to ensure timely financial information and budget adherence.

    o: 281 465 4400
    e: maria@tipler.com

  • Brandon comes to the team with ten years of experience on the labor side, as well as ten years of accounts payable experience within the construction industry.

    e: brandon@tipler.com

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  • Lauren was born and raised in Chicago where she earned her Bachelor Degree from Northern Illinois University in 2004 and her MBA from Saint Xavier University with a concentration in Corporate finance in 2008.  Over the past 14 years,  she’s worked in a variety of industries including commercial finance which have allowed her to develop a unique set of skills. She also has a different perspective that allows her to assist companies in meeting their goals and objectives.  Lauren moved from Chicago to Texas in 2012 and has two amazing little girls (Em 11, Lani 7), who definitely keep her on her toes. She’s grateful for the opportunity to join the Tipler team and looks forward to applying and growing her skills within the Tipler family.

  • A native of Spain and fluent in five languages, Arantxa is responsible for all aspects of purchasing and contracting for each project we undertake, ensuring goods, materials, and labor are supplied in a timely manner to keep projects on schedule.

    o: 281 465 4400
    e: arantxa@tipler.com

  • Amanda earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas before carving out a career in the interior design industry.

    She brings eight years of purchasing management experience to the team, with knowledge of procurement, tracking, and logistics.

    o: 281 465 4400
    e: amanda@tipler.com

  • Josh graduated from Harding University with a Bachelor of Business Administration and has project management experience in both new construction and remodeling.

    He brings an analytical approach to his role within the purchasing department to help facilitate the flow of goods, materials, and labor.

    e: josh@tipler.com

  • Greg Burkett graduated from Texas Tech University with dual degrees in Architecture and Civil Engineering in 2000. He is a licensed architect in the State of Texas and an active member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB).