Crabbe Homes is based out of Clarksville, TN and specializes in Custom Residential and Commercial Construction. Crabbe Homes is managed by two partners, John Crabbe & Grayson Gwaltney, with a combined 40 years of experience in Residential & Commercial Construction and Engineering Design. From 1,000 square foot starter homes to million dollar custom estates, every home is built with the same attention to detail. We stand behind the quality and performance of every home we build - No excuses.
We look forward to the opportunity to build your dream home!
Grayson was born in Georgia and raised in South Florida. He attended Vanderbilt University where he obtained his Bachelors of Engineering in Civil Engineering Degree. In addition to building quality custom homes, Grayson's career has consisted of Engineering design, management and oversight of commercial restaurants, residential home developments and multi-million dollar multi-family developments. Grayson holds a combined Residential, Commercial, Industrial Contractor's License, as well as, a Professional Engineering License. He is also TDEC certified in stormwater and environmental measures.
John was raised in Bowling Green, KY. He attended Austin Peay State University where he obtained his Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology. In addition to building quality custom homes, John's career has consisted of management and oversight of large commercial projects and multi-million dollar multi-family developments. John holds a Combined Residential, Commercial, Industrial Contractor's License, as well as, an Electrical License.
Tim was born and raised in and around the Clarksville area. He has been employed with Crabbe Homes since 2005. He has a combined 33 years of experience in family development homes and commercial multi-family development. As the superintendent, he has managed and overseen the construction of residential housing from starter homes to custom estate homes. He has also overseen and managed the building and development of multi-million dollar multi-familly complexes and commercial strip malls and restaurants.
Adam was born and raised in Clarksville, TN where he graduated from Rossview High School in 2007 and went on to attend Middle Tennessee State University. While at college he obtained a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology concentration in Construction Management degree in 2011. After graduation, Adam came to Crabbe Homes as a Superintendent in July 2011. Adam serves as the main point of contact to our clients during the building process.
Kevin was born in Nashville, raised in Greenbrier and now resides in Springfield, TN. He has many certifications which include universal HVAC, EPA, ASE, GM Certified to name a few. He also has experience in framing, plumbing, electrical, drywall, roofing, tile, trim, rehabbing and more. Kevin's career has consisted of telecommunications, sale, accounts management, many years as an auto technician for General Motors. He is presently the Warranty and Maintenance Technician for Crabbe Homes and Gwaltney Properties. Kevin is customer satisfaction oriented and driven.
Chris attended the University of Illinois at Chicago where he obtained his Bachelor of Architecture degree.He has over 20 years of experience designing a wide variety of projects from market to high-end homes. He has the experience and commitment you can trust to deliver a home of enduring value and quality. Chris joined our team in early 2013.
Michael was raised in the suburbs of Chicago, but has called Clarksville home for nearly 20 years. He attended University of Illinois where he received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. In addition to managing the construction of quality homes, Michael's career consists of Engineering Design, Project Management, and Quality Control of large scale commercial projects to include multi-family complexes. Michael holds a Professional Engineering License and has earned a Certified Master Builder (CGB) designation from the National Association of Home Builders.
Brittany was born and raised just outside Charlotte, North Carolina. Brittany and her husband, Lucas, have moved across the globe and back as a military family. While living abroad, she attended the University of Maryland's University College and graduated with a Bachelor's degree in History. She has two active boys who keep her busy with ball games and school events. They have been residents of Clarksville since October 2011. Brittany joined the team at Crabbe Homes in January 2012. She brings creativity and innovation to the team as our Marketing Director.
Jennifer Van Rickley
Jennifer was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. She attended Tennessee Tech University where she received her Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. Her professional background includes over 10 years of experience in a variety of Structural Design and Project Engineering roles. Jennifer and her husband came to Clarksville in 2008. They have two active boys and spend a lot of their free time at baseball games.
Anna was born and raised in Arizona, but visited family in Tennessee and Kentucky each Summer growing up. Anna obtained her Bachelors degree in Business Management while in Arizona. She and her husband, Bill, moved their family to Clarksville in October of 2015. She and her husband have two children that keep them busy with school functions and football games. Anna has over 13 years of experience in Customer Service and Office Management. She joined the Crabbe Construction team in December of 2015 as our Warranty Coordinator.
Chris was born and raised in Clarksville, TN and graduated from Rossview High School in 2003. Chris brings with him over 15 years of management experience from professions including Computer Science Technologies and Law Enforcement. Chris's construction experience began with Campus Crest Communities as a Superintendent building student housing developments larger than 200 units. The first of these developments was here in Clarksville, TN followed by many more across the country extending from Wyoming to Pennsylvania and includes a Leed Gold Certified project in Ft. Collins, CO. Following student housing, Chris was employed by Northridge Construction in Grand Forks, ND developing large multi-family projects and included the roles of General Superintendent for all field operations and Project Manager for hotels. After Chris's father passed, he returned home to be with his family and is proud to bring his experience to Crabbe Homes as a Superintendent for large commercial developments.
Aubrey was born and raised in Southern New Jersey. She attended Rutgers University where she received her Bachelor's degree in Accounting in 2013. She moved to Clarksville, TN in October of 2016 to be closer to her fiancÃ© whom is stationed at Fort Campbell. Aubrey has over 3 years of accounting and financial experience. She joined the team at GC Companies in January 2017.