Our Team

Meet Our Team

Kayla Watson

Vice President of Production

Kayla Watson

Vice President of Production

Kayla oversees the day to day operations at TimberCraft. Kayla joined our company in August 2013 as a design intern. Over the past years, she has gained a vast knowledge overseeing design, field operations, warranty, and scheduling. Her ability to understand all of these departments provides a well-rounded understanding of the home building process starts to finish. The knowledge of the process has created TimberCraft with more productive scheduling and build process. Kayla spent three years studying architecture at Oklahoma State Univerity. Kayla then shifted her focus to interior design, graduating from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Bachelors of Arts.

Ryan Steele

Controller

Ryan Steele

Controller

Ryan graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 2009 with a Bachelors degree in Accounting and a minor in Finance. During his career he has gained experience in several different industries. Some of his prior positions include: Reconciliation/Month End/Accounts Payable for multiple government agencies; Payroll Specialist for a multi-billion dollar hedge fund; and Controller for a locally owned and operated manufacturer. Ryan joined the TimberCraft team in August of 2014 as the controller.

Ryne Dunlavy

Superintendent

Ryne Dunlavy

Superintendent

Ryne grew up in the Texas Panhandle where he earned his high school degree. While in high school, Ryne not only worked for his father's custom home building business, but also started his own business of selling and delivering firewood. Ryne attended Rose State College in Midwest City, Oklahoma and played baseball there for the Raiders. He then transferred to Southwestern Oklahoma State University, graduating with a Bachelors of Science as well as an Associates degree. While attending college at SWOSU, he assisted two of his college professors in building their personal homes. The knowledge and skills that Ryne gained through his experiences of construction during college and while growing up in the custom home building business alongside his father, has helped him to understand the nuts and bolts of home building. Ryne has been with the TimberCraft team since June of 2016.

Rachel Lippolt

Superintendent

Rachel Lippolt

Superintendent

Rachel grew up in Moore, Oklahoma. She is currently living in Newcastle, with her husband and three children. Rachel has a background in working in the corporate office at Ted's Cafe Escondido as a budget analyst. Working at Ted's gave her the opportunity to become a project manager learning/working the ends and out of restaurant maintenance. With that knowledge, she decided to pursue her passion by opening her own remodeling company over the last few years. This experience allowed her to gain building knowledge that is a great asset as a superintendent at TimberCraft.

Makel Brown

Accounts Payable

Makel Brown

Accounts Payable

Makel joined the TimberCraft team in October 2016. She primarily serves as the Accounts Payable Specialist, but she also provides administrative support to the team. She worked in banking for four years and has several years of office management experience. In her free time, Makel enjoys reading, baking, woodworking, and spending time with her family.

Chip Brown

Sales Manager

Chip Brown

Sales Manager

Chip is our Community Manager for our newest community in Edmond, Twin Silos. Chip comes to TimberCraft Homes with over 20 years’ experience in the new home building and the real estate business with some of the nation’s largest homebuilders, public and private. Chip has assisted and helped hundreds of folks find that unique house that they can eventually call their home. Chip is known for a wealth of information about new home construction and will no doubt provide an enjoyable experience whether you are a first-time homebuyer, a move up in size buyer, or are simply looking for something smaller and more manageable. Chip will be there for you throughout the journey, and his goal is to provide an easy, stress-free, and fun experience while choosing to make your home buying dreams to come true.

Nicole Woolard

Community Manager

Nicole Woolard

Community Manager

Nicole is the Community Manager for our Sara Vista Community in Yukon. She was raised in El Reno and attended Canadian Valley Technology Center after graduating high school. Before joining the TimberCraft team, Nicole spent her career working for a local commercial builder, and now she is eager to learn the residential side of the industry. Nicole is familiar with what all Canadian County has to offer - she will not only help you find your dream home but help you navigate the area. She is fun to be around and will make your buying experience an enjoyable one.

Jessica Thompson

Community Manager

Jessica Thompson

Community Manager

My name is Jessica Deanne Thompson, and I am excited to help you find your new home! I'm native to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, but I've lived in Norfolk, Virginia, for the last eight years. I am an Oklahoma City University Alumna, where I've studied Chemistry and Mandarin. I worked in Property Management for four years prior, and instead of helping individuals and families rent loft apartments, I now help individuals find their new contemporary home with TimberCraft Homes!
I look forward to meeting you!

Ronda Bailey

Community Manager

Ronda Bailey

Community Manager

Ronda Bailey is our Community Manager for our Edmond community, Chisholm Creek Farms. She has a proven record of providing superior service to customers during the new home sales process. With a previous extensive background in Insurance Sales, Ronda is accustomed to partnering with consumers to find the best way to meet their needs. Her favorite insurance product was home insurance, so naturally, her interest grew to a love of real estate and new home construction. From the first time you meet Ronda, you will feel at ease with her professional and personable working style and confident in her ability to make your home dreams a reality. Honesty and integrity, along with determination and dedication, are philosophies that she strives for in all aspects of life. A native of Enid, Oklahoma, Ronda and her family have called the Oklahoma City Metro home for over 20 years.

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