Staff

Scott Stryker

President
Scott was the president and co-owner of a commercial construction company for 18 years starting in 1998 until he sold his ownership in 2015.  This company had 45 employees and averaged $10,000,000 in sales.  It has completed numerous projects in Western Colorado, and with his expertise they were awarded a short listed status (a MATOC) with the National Park Service that completed worked within the Intermountain region states of Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas and Wyoming.
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For the past 3 years, he has built Stryker & Company up to its being another leading construction firm with broad representation in commercial remodels, new construction, Design/Build and Pre-Engineered Steel Buildings.  Most of their work currently resides within an hours’ drive of Montrose. 

Scott is a fourth generation local to the Uncompahgre valley. He graduated from Montrose High School in 1988 and from Colorado State University in 1992 with a degree in Business Marketing.

When Scott’s not thinking about construction, he enjoys finding a remote stream or lake in Colorado to fish.  He and his wife Kristi can also be seen chasing their son Nate or daughter Lydia on a mountain bike. 
Currently, Scott serves as the President on the Local Vista Charter School Board and donates his time and financial resources to local nonprofits that are centered around helping kids.  He has served on the board of Montrose Economic Development Council (MEDC), and is passionate about the future of Montrose. 
General Manager

Jimmy Merritt

  
Jimmy is a second-generation construction professional, with a diversified experience working and managing civil and vertical construction projects.  As Stryker and Company’s General Manager, he is closely involved with the company strategy and planning.  His primary responsibilities include client, subcontractor satisfaction, project management and estimating.  From a young age, Jimmy learned from his dad, never shirk a task, and always put forth 100%.  This work ethic, and solution oriented attitude, are appreciated from all members of the project team. 
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When not working, Jimmy enjoys spending time with his family and friends, a round of golf as time allows, and learning to play guitar. 
Project Manager/Estimator

Shawn Becker

Shawn Becker brings a diversified construction background to the Stryker & Company team with over 30 years of combined experience in high end commercial and residential construction, specializing in design build, including industrial construction, subdivisions and city parks. Shawn is a seasoned project manager, field superintendent, estimator and has hands on experience in the trades, this has given him a high level of understanding of the trades and the construction process, helping him with excellent communication skills with everyone involved in the construction process including the owners.
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He maintains a high level of professionalism, has an excellent work ethic and his job management skills and integrity are well received by his peers. Shawn truly enjoys the challenges and the sense of accomplishment each project brings to the table.
Shawn has to many hobbies to mention them all. He spends his time outside with his family, his dogs and friends, hunting, fishing, guiding, camping or playing golf. He loves to cook wild game meats on his smoker and grills.  He has been blessed with to awesome daughters Hilary Shae and McKaelynn Jade and his wife Debbie of 28 years.

Project Manager

Mike Chaffee

Coming soon!
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Project Engineer

Heath Jensen

Coming Soon!
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