General Manager, Hartwig
Founder & President
Torrey Hawkins has over 15 years of experience in many different aspects of commercial construction and development. He has constructed over 3 million sq ft of institutional quality tilt wall/commercial facilities and over $15 million of corporate interior/tenant finish-out projects. He strives to make sure that all clients are 100% satisfied with the projects Angler delivers. His easy going nature is well liked by clients and tenants, and has generated significant amounts of repeat and referral business for the company. Torrey is the recipient of HBJ's 40 under 40 award for 2014 and currently serves on NAIOP's Houston Chapter board of directors. He is a graduate from the University of Alabama and in his spare time is an avid fly-fisher and bird hunter.
You will likely see Chelsey’s work anytime you see us. She generates and delivers Angler's marketing strategies and efforts including brand management, customer management, digital marketing, driving leads and budget planning and forecasting. Along with an administrative and marketing background of more than 11 years in both oil & gas and construction industries, she brings a fresh and enthusiastic energy to the company. Chelsey is a graduate of the University of North Texas and enjoys spending time with her two girls, dancing, and traveling.
Director of Business Development
Director of Commercial/Retail Construction
Toby has over 25 years experience in both residential and commercial construction. During that time he has constructed numerous banks, convenience stores, truck stops, office buildings, self-storage, industrial and medical facilities throughout Texas and Louisiana. He is a key player in planning, budgeting, bidding and bringing projects to completion. His focus to deliver client satisfaction paired with quality construction is shown to national chain clients as well as individual owners. Toby attended Nicholls State University and enjoys spending time with his family, fishing and camping.
Senior Project Manager- Interiors
With over 25 years of experience in construction project management, Fred brings a wealth of knowledge and know how to our Interiors division. A dedicated and genuine manager, Fred loves the projects that he can sink his teeth into; Projects with a lot of specialties and artistic touches. His persistence (something he learned from his wife of 38 years) to get the best bang for the buck for his clients really pays off. When he’s not impressing at work he enjoys bicycling, throwing knives & hatchets, and doing woodshop projects with his granddaughters.
Senior Project Manager- Industrial
Mark is a seasoned project manager that comes to Angler with over 25 years of experience in the construction industry working in residential, renovations, and commercial ground up projects. He contributes his success in getting his jobs done on time and on budget to strong communication and organization. A graduate of the University of Nebraska and coming to Texas from South Dakota, he enjoys spending most of his time with his family.
Devin Valenta, LEED AP BD+C, Assoc. DBIA
Senior Project Manager- Industrial
A graduate of OSU in Construction Management Technology, Devin is a sharp and motivated PM. With 6 years of experience and $80 million in new construction and renovations under his belt, he exemplifies quality work and service for Angler clients. Growing up here in Houston, he is an avid fisherman, Astros addict, and OSU fan.
Project Manager- Industrial
David Mackie has been in the commercial construction industry for 9 years. During this time he has completed $8.5 million dollars in commercial interior renovations and multiple small ground up projects. He manages all aspects of these projects focusing on cost control serving with the best communication possible. David is a graduate of Texas A&M University and in his time away from work he enjoys fishing, hunting and running.
Chris Ellermann, LEED GA
Project Manager- Retail
After 8 years in the industry, Chris is a professional dedicated to the gold standard Angler sets for its clients. His background in architecture brings a greatly valued advantage to the Ground Up team. He holds many degrees including Master's of Architecture from UH, Post-Graduate/ Master's studies in Interior Design and BA in Business Administration/Art from HBU. He enjoys traveling, hiking, fishing, just took up bow hunting, and is a self-proclaimed master of horseshoes.
Project Manager- Banking
A recent Houston implant, Adam has 5 years experience in the construction industry with a primary focus in military, municipality and k-12. He has completed over $60M in construction projects ranging in size from $300,000 to $26M. Adam is a graduate from Pittsburg State University in Construction Management and in his spare time he enjoys golfing, hunting, fishing, and Ohio State football.
Project Manager, Industrial
New to the construction industry, Kyle is proving a quick study and coordinates all aspects of his interior projects. Utilizing his strengths, he focuses on ensuring quality work and estimating- compiling well planned and accurate bids for the Interiors division. A graduate of Texas A&M University, he studied Industrial Distribution and Business. Born and raised in Baytown, Kyle enjoys getting away in his spare time both bird hunting and saltwater fishing.
Assistant Project Manager- Interiors
One of our most senior employees, Jenn is bridging the gap and bringing her knowledge and experience as a project coordinator into her new position as an assistant project manager. She is a hard working expert that knows the ins and outs here at Angler Construction. She has a Bachelor of ESS from Texas State University. In her spare time she likes to spend time with her family, traveling, and flipping houses.