Meet Our Team

Bert Echterling

President

For more than 20 years, Bert has been dedicated to the home building industry and is designated as a Graduate Master Builder (GMB) by the National Association of Home Builders. His exceptional knowledge of the housing market, coupled with his deep understanding of the building and remodeling processes, make him a highly qualified resource for your start-to-finish real estate needs. Bert is a person of integrity, and he works tirelessly to meet the needs of his clients and foster community and economic growth. When Bert isn’t busy helping clients, often you will find him spending time with his family. He is a dedicated husband, father, and community leader.

For more than 20 years, Bert has been dedicated to the home building industry and is designated as a Graduate Master Builder (GMB) by the National Association of Home Builders. His exceptional knowledge of the housing market, coupled with his deep understanding of the building and remodeling processes, make him a highly qualified resource for your start-to-finish real estate needs. Bert is a person of integrity, and he works tirelessly to meet the needs of his clients and foster community and economic growth. When Bert isn’t busy helping clients, often you will find him spending time with his family. He is a dedicated husband, father, and community leader.

Charis Echterling

Design Consultant

With a passion for design and years of experience working with Echterling Builders, Charis brings her expertise and knowledge into every single meeting with clients. Her collaborative style and ability to visualize helps create inspiration for her clients. Ultimately her desire is to assist each person in creating their dream design that reflects their personal style and taste. She listens and helps guide her clients through the choices of colors, textures, lighting, and space. In her spare time, you can find Charis spending time with her family and friends.

With a passion for design and years of experience working with Echterling Builders, Charis brings her expertise and knowledge into every single meeting with clients. Her collaborative style and ability to visualize helps create inspiration for her clients. Ultimately her desire is to assist each person in creating their dream design that reflects their personal style and taste. She listens and helps guide her clients through the choices of colors, textures, lighting, and space. In her spare time, you can find Charis spending time with her family and friends.

Joel

Project Manager

A carpenter by trade, Joel Strickland has been managing people and projects since 2006. Joel joined the Echterling Builder's family in May 2018. You can often find Joel on jobsites working with the crew, vendors, and contractors. Joel has been Happily married since 1997, he and his wife have 5 children, and two young grandchildren.

A carpenter by trade, Joel Strickland has been managing people and projects since 2006. Joel joined the Echterling Builder's family in May 2018. You can often find Joel on jobsites working with the crew, vendors, and contractors. Joel has been Happily married since 1997, he and his wife have 5 children, and two young grandchildren.