ABOUT US

OUR TEAM

John Makuch, President

With more than 28 years of construction experience, John has made an impact on projects in 6 states. These projects include over 100 single-family homes, over 10,000 multifamily residential units, and over 8,000,000 square feet all together. He has completed a number of retail and office projects including banks and strip malls.

After graduating from Case Western Reserve University, John began his construction career as a summer laborer while in graduate school. He advanced quickly, and in 1993 formed Castle Construction Company. Jolene joined him in 1994, and they ran the company together until 2001, when they made Dave Guyette a partner. In 2014, partner Rory McLean was brought in to take Castle Construction to a higher level.

Email: john@castleconstruction.co

David Guyette, Vice President

With over 26 years’ experience in construction, Dave has completed more than 10,000 multifamily and single-family residential units nationally in Michigan, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, and Ohio. He has been instrumental in a variety of other projects including churches, strip malls, self-storage facilities and assisted living facilities. Other projects include Taco Bell, Dunkin Donuts, Ace Hardware, and National City Bank.

After graduating from Kent State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering, Dave began his construction career. He has experience running daily construction activity including scheduling, budgeting, cost analysis, project management, and customer service for Castle Construction Company.

Email: dave@castleconstruction.co

Rory McLean, Director of Operations

With more than 32 years of construction experience, Rory has made an impact on projects in over 7 states. These projects include 250+ single-family homes, 1.2 million sf + multifamily, 168 townhome condominiums, office and commercial projects. The projects include Super Kmart, Giant Eagle grocery stores, commercial office building, Huntington Bank branches, and nursing homes.

After consulting for Castle Construction in 2013, Rory joined Castle in 2014 as a full partner. His experience is extensive. It spans site development, design analysis, value engineering, estimating, project cost analysis, construction document development, trade contractor selection, scheduling and overall project coordination between owners, architects, engineers and government agencies.

Email: rorym@castleconstruction.co

Jolene Makuch, CFO

Jolene has been the CFO of Castle Construction Company since 1994.