STAN WELCH, Residential & Historic Restoration Construction Manager

EXPERIENCE: Stan started professionally in construction in 1969. He was a licensed general contractor in California and Oregon where he conducted business for over 23 years. He then moved to Santa Fe where he built custom homes for 5 years. Stan has been building in Sarasota since 2003.

Stan was one of the pioneers of the green building movement 20 years ago. He was a member of The Natural Building Network in 1990 in Sebastopol, California. He has given lectures and taught seminars on green building and indoor air quality to the public and building officials. He was the first person on the West Coast to teach green building 19 years ago. He was involved in building the first code approved green homes in Marin County, Sonoma County and Mendocino County, California.

Stan also specializes in historical restoration. Among the dozen or so historical homes he restored, the most notable project was the restoration of the 1906 San Francisco Dutch Colonial house used in Robin William’s movie Mrs. Doubtfire and the Amenette mansion featured in Chrysler commercials.

Prior to joining the MyGreenBuildings team, for the last 6 years Stan held the position of senior project manager for Collingwood Construction Group, building multi-million dollar hand crafted coastal homes in Sarasota.