Elaine graduated from Massabesic High School and attended Franklin Pierce College where she studied Accounting. Elaine came to MVM with decades of accounting experience. She worked at another Millwork company, Millrock, as the Accounting Manager through the 90's, where she and Lisa met. Elaine's current role is the Staff Accountant and will be helping MVM to upgrade and maintain the inventory and costing system as well as producing financial statements. Elaine and her husband John live with their two beloved rat terriers, Hank and Bargain in beautiful Lyman Maine. She has one grown daughter. Elaine is also a Patriots fan who loves puzzles, games, genealogy and cooking.
Skip Graduated from Windham High School and went on to earn his Associates Degree in Drafting from ITT Tech. Skip has been in the building trade for many years and is familiar with all facets of construction from the ground up. Skip worked with Lisa at another Millwork company, Millrock, throughout the 90's. Shortly after, he worked as a Sub-Contractor remodeling all of the Irving stores throughout Maine and New Hampshire before moving on to the Pro-Desk at Home Depot for 5 years. When a position opened up here at MVM, Skip knew he wanted to be part of the team! His talent and worth has shown through here at MVM with the changing of his roles. Skip has been with MVM for just over 3 years now and within that time he has been a bench carpenter building casework, installing the products built and troubleshooting. A position in the Estimating Department had opened up and Skip jumped in with both feet, his skill and knowledge quickly moved him into the role as our Lead Estimator, proving not to disappoint. Skip has 6 children, 3 grown and 1 on her way to USM this fall, 3 of which he shares with his wife of 25 years, Diane, who is a Band teacher at the local school department . They share 5 beautiful grandchildren together and enjoy the time spent with family.
Jen works as support personnel to Lisa, while leading her own duties as well. Jen brings with her much legal expertise. With a background in Contractual Law, Jen focuses on the contract administration at MVM. Jen is a graduate of UNH, majoring in Paralegal’s with a minor in business administration adding to the support/legal team for MVM. Jen has been working in the construction industry for many years. Jen also has a keen eye for detail and excellent organizational skills. Outside of MVM, Jennifer is the Director of Player Development for Coastal Riptide. She is a very renowned softball coach and former player. Players she has coached have successfully gone on to play D1-D3 College Softball. Jen has two grown children, a grown son and teenage daughter both of whom she is very proud of. Jen recently became a grandmother for the first time.
Shop Floor Supervisor
Aaron has been in the millwork industry for 15 years. Aaron has been a bench carpenter for most of that time. When initially joining MVM Aaron was hired as a bench carpenter and as time went on and with the successes achieved at MVM, Aaron’s leadership skills stood out in the pack. We asked Aaron to become a shop supervisor. With some resistance and hesitation Aaron accepted the offer and has proven to be quite naturally successful in his role. Aaron has a keen eye for detail and is not afraid of hard work. Aaron leads by example and loves to get his hands dirty alongside his team. Aaron will do anything necessary to assure the job is done on time and with great results yielding the best quality. Aaron comes from a family lineage of skilled finish carpenters learning the trade as a young man. Aaron has a wife and two children. Aaron enjoys the outdoors on his time off and is an avid Patriots fan.
Inventory Control Manager/Purchasing/Asst. Business Admin
Cortney joined the Mousam Valley team looking to be part of the family business while still having mother’s hours to be able to give the most to her family. Cortney is a certified Medical Assistant, however, the desire to be part of her family business with a more flexible schedule brought her to the team. Since joining the team Cortney started as the friendly voice on the phone to greet our customers and smiling face at the front desk. Cortney would also provide light administrative support to any of the staff as needed. As the business grew Cortney showed great strength in adapting and learning the industry. She began to learn the industry materials and began purchasing many of our commodity items. As the inventory grew, so did the need to better manage it. Cortney has taken charge of our inventory control and with the guidance of her Mom, and boss Lisa, Cortney has proven to be very good at managing and controlling our inventory and sourcing the best vendors for our company. Our min. and max stock levels were established, and Cortney has formed great relationships working with our vendors. She has also progressed into the sole purchaser of all things materials for MVM. Cortney’s friendly nature and willingness to help has been a great asset to MVM operations. Outside of MVM, Cortney first and foremost enjoys spending her family time around their pool in summer and always being involved in activities with her partner, Dereck, and their blended family of two son’s and one daughter. Cortney also is a Softball/Soccer coach for Sanford/Springvale sports and a bartender/server on the weekend part time at the Shed Lounge in Acton, ME.