Meet Our Team.

 

Rusty Gonzales

Rusty Gonzales

Founder

Rusty has been the owner of St. Andrews since its inception in 1996, and has been in the electrical industry for over 35 years. Prior to founding St. Andrews, Rusty completed the Wyoming Joint Apprentice Training Program, and possesses a Colorado Master Electrician license.

His project management expertise earned him an Alliance Project Management Certificate, in addition to a certificate from Howard University for the School of Business Executive Education in the Government Contracting Competency Program. Currently, Rusty is participating in the Latino Leadership Institute at the University of Denver as a part of their 2016 cohort.

Rusty has always prided himself on building relationships with both his clients, and his family, and has always considered his greatest accomplishment to be raising two sons and being able to support them through college. He enjoys cooking and creating original recipes, golfing, and traveling with his family.

 

Steve Wren

Steve Wren

Vice President

Steve is the senior project manager and Vice President of St. Andrews Construction. Steve has over 25 years of construction experience in the electrical field and still feels each project has something unique to take away and apply to the next.

Steve has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Washington State University, and holds certifications in NFPA 70 and NFPA 72, Construction Quality Control, OSHA 30 hour, first aid, and CPR. He recently received recognition for project management of a Data Center Project for MEP systems containing the newest and most advanced technology with various special systems and power requirements. Steve is consistently recognized in his field for proactively identifying potential pitfalls and preparing a plan to work around challenges and make a project successful. The entire process of winning a bid, developing a plan, and seeing it implemented in order to make a profitable and successful project continues to be a thrill for him, even after 2+ decades.

When Steve isn’t in the office, you can find him working on his own home improvement projects, camping, or appreciating family time.

 

Vicki Wren

Vicki Wren

Project Manager

Vicki Wren is one of the project managers at St. Andrews Construction. With over 20 years of experience in the construction industry, Vicki’s insight and dedication have become an integral part of the success that the management team displays.

In her ten years at St. Andrews, Vicki has managed over $20 million in projects. Her most notable project is the construction of the Ductbank of I-225 Light Rail expansion, an over 10 million dollar contract. Strong and transparent communication, an ability to multi-task, staying organized, and building relationships with her clients is what makes Vicki a stand out in the industry.

She possesses an Associate’s Degree in Architectural Design and Drafting, and a Bachelor’s in History. When she’s not at work, she enjoys spending time with her son, and weekend trips to the mountains for camping and snowboarding.

 

Wayne Phillips

Wayne Phillips

Project Coordinator

Wayne is a project coordinator at St. Andrews with over 30 years of experience in the electrical contracting trade. He assists in managing data and material resources throughout the life of a project to achieve objectives of scope, cost, time, quality, and client satisfaction, and prides himself on always being able to diligently address an issue to accomplish a working compromise.

Wayne is certified as a Master Electrician, and as a project manager through the Project Management Institute. In addition to his professional certifications, Wayne possesses a B.S. in Electrical Engineering. He considers his greatest achievements to be his five children, and six grandchildren.

Outside of the office, Wayne competitively shows horses, and enjoys riding motorcycles and mountain biking.

 

Casey Snow

Casey Snow

Head Estimator

As the head estimator, Casey oversees all of the analysis of blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time, cost, and labor estimates for projects and services at St. Andrews Construction. He has been in the electrical trade for over 15 years and has several years of various construction management experiences prior to that.

Casey has an Associate’s Degree in Architectural Technology and Drafting and has completed the IBEW apprentice training, journeyman certification, is OSHA 30 hour trained, and has received certification in both NECA (National Electrical Contractors Association) and Accubid Estimating training. Casey’s biggest asset to the management team is attention to detail which has enabled him to successfully bid on, and win, over $20 million in contracts.

When Casey isn’t putting in time at the office he’s spending it with his wife and two children, or up in the mountains hiking, hunting and rock climbing.

 

Louie Cordova

Louie Cordova

Safety Director

Louie Cordova is the safety director at St. Andrews Construction. He comes to us with over 26 years of experience; 6 years in land development, 9 years in construction, and 11 years in construction management.

In his 13 years at St. Andrews, Louie has created and maintained a strong culture of safety with a proven track record resulting in an EMR rating for St. Andrews of .68. His safety initiatives have turned St. Andrews into one of the safest companies to work with in the Denver-metro area. Louie excels most at developing personal relationships with vendors, and always producing results before deadlines.

Outside of work, Louie can be found spending time with his family and good friends.