Builder Spotlight – Copper Creek Builders, LLC





Chris Colman – Chris is a co-owner of Copper Creek Builders, LLC. and manages all construction projects to ensure each one is built to the design and quality standards of the company. Chris got his start in the construction industry in 1972 as a framer and union paid heavy equipment operator. He is a licensed general contractor and has personally managed projects ranging from home remodels to commercial new construction.

In addition to his real estate experience, he also has 25 years of experience in public speaking, management, and marketing. He graduated from Intermountain Bible College with a Bachelors degree in Ministry and was the pastor of Northeast Christian Church for 23 years before he retired and made the switch to real estate.

Copper Creek StaffChris is outdoor enthusiast who has hiked, climbed and cycled through many countries around the world. He is an avid runner and enjoys competing in trail races.

Silas Colman Silas is a co-owner of Copper Creek Builders, LLC. He has been actively involved in many areas of real estate since 2002, including land acquisition and development, construction, property management, and marketing. When Silas isn’t at work, he enjoys numerous outdoor activities, hobby farming, and world travel.

Sunni Gagler joined the Copper Creek team in January 2017, bringing a wealth of experience from a career in finance, accounting, business systems, and project management.

She believes that true professionalism is born from the ability to work smarter, not harder – always being a few steps ahead of the game, and knowing where to look for issues before they arise.

Beary King is a Project Superintendent at Copper Creek Builders. If you have ever driven through our community you have probably seen Beary hustling from house to house. Beary began in the construction industry at age 15 working for a landscape company in Colorado Springs. He and his wife enjoy all the outdoor opportunities that this area provides.

Naomi Colman serves as the Sales and Marketing Coordinator. Naomi graduated from Colorado Mesa University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a double concentration in Marketing and Management. She walks customers through the entire home buying process. Naomi is an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys photographing breath-taking views across the world.

Will Varos joined Copper Creek in 2017. He is a valued foreman who ensures quality control throughout each and every home. Will has been in the construction industry for over 10 years, working in a variety of trades. Will loves spending quality time with his children. He is a sports enthusiast, always cheering for his home town team, the Houston Texans.

Jessica Gagler has been with Copper Creek Builders since February 2018. She is a valuable administrative asset to our team, doing everything from blogging to paying the bills. She is in her third year of study at Colorado Mesa University. Her passion is medicine and she is already an EMT at the Grand Junction dragway.

JD Sheffield – Though new to the Copper Creek team, JD comes to us with nearly two decades of management and leadership experience from his former role with the Marine Corps as a Staff Sergeant.  JD’s a Western Slope native, and when not pursuing further business and construction education, he enjoys time with his wife, two young boys, and dog exploring and adventuring around our beautiful state and country.