With over 20 years of professional experience in residential and commercial construction, Mike is widely recognized as one of Austin’s top-tier sustainable builders. As the former construction director for Austin Habitat for Humanity, he has been greatly recognized for his professional contribution to the Austin community. Mike has been featured for his construction in media publications like Builder Architect Magazine, Dwell and many others. He has also been featured as a speaker for the City of Austin's first SMART Home/Green Building community in the city.
COO/Licensed In-House Real Estate Agent
Bristal Speciale is the Chief Operating Officer for Sett Studio. She has created an exceptional standard of excellence in Human Resource strategies and is passionate about investing in people. She is also Sett Studio's Licensed Real Estate Agent.
Jason Sherman has spent the past 15 years building companies, growing teams, creating dynamic cultures and shaking up dormant industries.
Jorge is one of our best. He is highly experienced and has worked in the new home construction business for over 10 years.
With over 10 years as a cabinet furniture maker and all around good guy, Brian is one of our most creative builders. He carries a BFA and MFA in art from Mass. College of Art, and has the ability to design and build one of a kind pieces from sketches, and photos.
Danielle comes to the Sett Studio family all the way from New York where she worked for a real estate organization. She made her way to Austin for the great weather and amazing tacos! We are excited to have her as a part of our dynamic team!
TECHNOLOGY MANAGER/SOCIAL MIND MEDIA
Elaine Torres is a native Austinite, who brings her knowledge of digital marketing, graphic design and UX to the Sett Studio family. A graduate of UT Dallas she holds a BA in Emerging Media Communications and UX Design Certification from SMU. She is the founder of Social Mind Media and enjoys good food, good friends, user centered design, and great digital content.
CREATIVE SERVICES MGR/RISING TIDE GROWTH
Kiza McDonald leads her marketing team of consultants in creating high-converting websites. Working with Rising Tide Growth + Marketing, Kiza brings 7 years of experience to the table.
PRE CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER
A University of Connecticut graduate, Greg has found his passion in the construction industry. Building sustainable and beautiful homes is second nature to him. With over 12 years of construction experience, he has worked diligently to ensure that projects are completed accurately and efficiently. He comes to the Sett Studio family after spending the last 7 years working with Habitat for Humanity and we are excited to have him on the team.
VP of BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Wade Weathersbee is the newest addition to the Sett Studio DALLAS family. With 16 years in the Banking and Financial Services and Real Estate fields, he has held senior leadership roles for the past 10 years. Wade has had the honor of building sales teams for startups as well as managing large sales teams for Fortune 500 companies. Wade will be using his amazing team building skills to create partnerships for Sett Studio in the Dallas/Ft.Worth area.
INTERIORS & SUSTAINABILITY CONSULTANT
Kelly LaPlante was an early leader in the sustainable design movement and has designed interiors and products for top brands like Lexus, Wayfair, Fireclay Tile, Raven & Lilly, and Fairmont Hotels. She has worked with celebrity clients including Amy Smart, Ally Sheedy, and Michael Rapport and has also been featured in dozens of publications like Architectural Digest, Domino, and Interior Design Magazine.