As the son of a Sacramento building contractor, Kenneth Sisler, Jr. has been involved in construction for most of his life. In 1978, he became a general contractor. By 1983, he had merged his company with a large development company in Sacramento. There, he learned the fine details of the industrial and commercial construction industry.
Together with Scott Lee, Kenneth founded Sisler and Sisler Construction, Inc. in 1991. As president of the company, his responsibilities include estimating, safety, and managing all multi-family housing projects. He is proud of the fact that Sisler and Sisler is able to give back to the community by contributing to homeless shelters, Big Brothers Big Sisters, and many more charities.
With a background in commercial real estate and construction management, Scott Lee has been working in the industry since 1986. After founding Sisler and Sisler with Kenneth Sisler in 1991, Scott accepted the responsibility of overseeing the firm's daily activities as well as long term planning.
Scott is a strong believer in giving back to the community and is very proud of the numerous organizations Sisler and Sisler has contributed to over the years. A member of Vistage, Scott has served on the 65th Street Residential Action Committee for the City of Sacramento. Currently, he serves on the Board of Directors for the Power Inn Alliance and is the Board Chair of the Executive Committee.
James O'Brien joined Sisler and Sisler Construction, Inc. in 2003 as a project engineer. After completing the UC Davis Construction Management Certificate Program in 2004, he transitioned into the role of project manager. In 2012, James became a partner. He currently oversees the project management for Sisler and Sisler's projects and has experience managing a wide range of tenant improvements, build-to-suit projects, and multi-family housing projects.
A Sacramento native, James is an alumnus of Jesuit High School and the University of California, Davis.
Phil retired from Sisler and Sisler in 2014 and now spends his time traveling and enjoying the company of his family and friends. When he is available, Sisler and Sisler still utilizes his expertise and requests his special assistance with certain projects.
He began his construction career at Granite Construction Company, where he worked as a laborer, equipment operator, and project foreman. From there, he moved on to become owner and contractor at Verco Construction and project manager at Panattoni Development before joining the Sisler and Sisler team. Phil is a Qualified Stormwater Practitioner (QSP) and Certified Erosion, Sediment and Storm Water Inspector (CESSWI).
Phil is an active member and supporter of many community organizations including KVIE, the Crocker Art Museum, Rio Americano Athletic Boosters, Christian Brothers Alumni Club, Save the American River, and the California Stormwater Quality Association (CASQA).
In college, Doug Prince developed an interest in economics, business, and estimating. After receiving his contractor's license, he spent five years working with Panattoni Construction before joining the Sisler and Sisler team. Doug oversees the design, estimating and project management for all site work on Sisler and Sisler's ground up projects. Doug enjoys coaching lacrosse and playing league tennis in his spare time.
Jose Gutierrez has over 24 years of experience in the construction industry. He started in 1997 with Sisler and Sisler as a laborer. Through his hard work and dedication, he advanced to the foreman position then to his current position as a Project Superintendent.
In his spare time, he enjoys coaching his sons in soccer.
Mike has over 34 years of experience in the construction industry. He started his construction career as a framing contractor. Mike worked for Dunmore Homes, MSH Inc., and Moorefield Construction before joining Sisler and Sisler. He has experience building both residential and commercial projects including schools, movie theaters, shopping centers, concrete tilt-up buildings, and numerous multi-family housing projects.
Mike enjoys team roping, fishing, hunting, and spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Maryanne has over 20 years of experience as an Office Manager in the construction industry. She handles everything from contract administration, payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, insurance, and human resources to banking and accounting.
In her free time, Maryanne enjoys traveling and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Tom Towne has over 15 years of commercial real estate experience in Northern California. His responsibilities include identifying new opportunities, developing relationships, and marketing.
Prior to joining Sisler & Sisler, Tom was a Vice President at Cornish & Carey Commercial where he negotiated more than 250 real estate transactions, representing over 3 ½ million square feet.
Tom holds a degree in Financial Management from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.
In his spare time he enjoys, fly fishing, duck hunting, golfing, and spending time with his family.
A third generation Sacramento builder, Trey has spent the last five years in the construction industry. He has experience in both commercial and residential building projects, and now focuses on Sisler and Sisler's tenant improvement projects. Trey holds a certificate in Construction Management from UC Davis. Prior to joining the company, Trey played golf professionally, competing on the Nationwide tour.
Starting his senior year in high school, Tylor's class schedule allowed him the freedom to work the afternoons in construction. After putting in a morning of classes, afternoons and weekends were spent working and learning the drywall trade. Once graduated, Tylor expanded his construction knowledge beyond framing and drywall and into concrete and commercial construction when he was hired as a general laborer with Sisler and Sisler in 2008. His hard work and attention to detail provided the opportunity to become Superintendent in 2015.
In Tylor's free time, he enjoys spending time outdoors hunting, fishing, and wakeboarding with the family.