Along with Debbie, BNIM’s Laura Lesniewski and Rohn Grotenhuis are hard at work perfecting the configurations that make Home Contained a site-ready solution for projects of all kinds, bringing simple, bold, and beautiful solutions to a site near you.
Rohn Grotenhuis has more than twenty-three years’ experience as an architect, during which he has touched all aspects of the profession—from design and project management to contracts and staffing. Throughout his career, Rohn has won numerous awards as a designer. His work spans a variety of project types and scales, on all of which he maintains a focus on nurturing client relationships.
Rohn is an integral member of the team working on the renewal and transformation of two library facilities on Georgia Tech’s Atlanta campus. Prior to joining BNIM, his project experience includes the Sea Life Aquarium at Crown Center; Christopher Elbow Chocolates; Outfield Buildings and the Kansas City Royals Hall of Fame, both at Kauffman Stadium; St. Louis Cardinals Busch Stadium Suites and Club Spaces; the International Student Center at Kansas State University; Congregation Beth Torah; and JA Rodgers Academy of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
Rohn has a Bachelor of Architecture from Kansas State University, where he remains active on the professional advisory board. He also serves on the stream team with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources and was recently appointed as a committee member of the Heritage Commission in Independence, Missouri.
Rohn is the Home Contained architectural support for our current homes and, additionally, he works with individuals and developers on designs using our current designed container shapes.
Robbie Teitell, Project Development Strategist, Experienced and data-driven corporate environmental sustainability executive. Robbie brings a wealth of sales and marketing experience. He is a proactive leader with a track record of directing successful operations optimization programs to achieve both environmental and financial results. Innovative, out-of-the-box strategist with a passion for ideation.
Katherine Fergus, Broker/Owner of Elemental Real Estate + Design has been practicing real estate and designing beautiful spaces in Humboldt County for many years. Her vision to create Elemental Real Estate + Design was born out of her passion to provide a unique boutique real estate and design firm offering personalized client service with a culture centered on trust, loyalty, professionalism, and style.
Languages spoken: English/Spanish
Gina Schnitz at American Pacific Mortgage Partnership streamlines buying our steel fabricated modular homes. Getting a loan on a new type of construction can present many barriers, so we have partnered with American Pacific Mortgage to offer a better mortgage experience, reimagining and modernizing the way home loans are obtained, with total transparency, simplicity, and speed in an industry that has often lacked all three. We make it simple to own your own home.
Tony Lopez of Alternative Living Spaces (ALT) and Home Contained have partnered to make special offerings of our steel fabricated module homes that address many of our buyers’ needs. Tony offers unpermitted builds in any state; he also sells kits for those that want to DIY their container homes! Tony will offer our unpermitted HomeFREE accessory dwelling unit in any state.