Amanda Dowdy

Amanda joined Brillo in 2021 as our Design Assistant. She makes sure projects stay organized and she is always willing to help out where we need her!

Outside of work, Amanda enjoys watching her son play hockey and baseball, traveling, and playing with her sweet dog, Maddie. She also loves spending time with her family and friends!

Matt Scriver

Matt joined Brillo in 2019 and loves that carpentry provides him the opportunity to learn and do something new every day.  When he is not at work he spends the majority of his time outdoors, fishing, hunting and camping.

Jesse Wirtz

Jesse has been around carpentry since being a kid and helping his dad out in his custom woodwork shop.  He joined Brillo as a carpenter in 2019 and says that he loves working with a group of people that feel more like family than colleagues.  Outside of work he continues to do custom wood turning and creates his own woodworking projects.  He also enjoys gold, disc golf, fishing, hunting, camping and baseball games.

Todd Schroeder

Todd has been in the remodeling industry for nearly 20 years and has been part of the Brillo crew almost the entire time.  He enjoys making our client’s homes into what they really want.  He says it’s basically like putting a large LEGO set together because of the planning that goes into each project ahead of time.  While not remodeling people’s homes Todd likes to golf and play Cribbage.

Jake D’Ambrosia

Jake has been part of the Brillo Team since 2018.  He grew up in Northern Michigan and loves spending time being outdoors.

Rachel Bolin

Rachel started at Brillo in 2017 and has been a valuable asset since. She helps to make sure everything runs smoothly and offers a keen eye for aesthetics. Managing multiple projects can be tricky, and Rachel ensures that the details are all in place before we begin. Outside of work Rachel enjoys planning and taking trips, being outdoors, and spending time with family and friends. We are so happy to have her a part of our team.

Matthew Guenther

Matt and his wife have three children and he grew up in the Milwaukee area working with his dad in the construction industry.  He always knew that he wanted to do this kind of work and loves seeing a project through from start to finish.  In his free time he loves to watch and play sports and spend time with his kids.  Matt received his NARI Lead Carpenter Certifiaction in 2018.

Pat Bovee

Pat joined his dad and brother at Brillo in 2010. His favorite part of working at Brillo is the small family atmosphere and being able to depend on co-workers and the owners whenever he needs a hand. Since he has been around the construction business his whole life, he is well equipped to have projects run smoothly.  In his free time he enjoys watching and playing multiple sports.  Pat received his NARI Lead Carpenter Certifiaction in 2018.

Jim Zaja

Jim began his employment with Brillo in early 2011. He likes to see the overall transformation, from old to new. Being in the construction field for twenty years, Jim likes to share his knowledge with both employees and homeowners. Jim is an avid hunter and fisherman. He also coaches girl’s fast pitch softball and enjoys spending time with family.

Mike J. Bovee

Mike grew up around construction and joined his dad in the remodeling business in 1999. He became a Certified Lead Carpenter in 2007. He most enjoys being able to see progress made and watching a project take shape. Sports are a big part of Mike’s life; he is an avid Packers, Brewers and Badgers fan. He also enjoys hiking and camping with his wife, Melissa, his kids and dog.

Melissa Bovee

Melissa joined the Brillo team, as Interior Designer, in 2006. In 2010 she achieved her Certified Kitchen & Bath Remodeler certificate. Her creativity and product knowledge bring a fresh perspective to projects. She enjoys getting to know her clients and finding out exactly what their wants and needs are. She says, “Sometimes people know what they like; they just need a little help putting the pieces together.” Melissa enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband, Mike, and their two little ones… (Three, if you include their lovable chocolate lab, Tucker!)

Alicia D’Ambrosia

Alicia, the office manager at Brillo, has 3 children and was born and raised in Upper Michigan.  She loves the Midwest people.  In her free time, you can generally find her taxiing her 3 boys around to friend’s houses and activities.  She also enjoys bowling with her family, and traveling.  About working for Brillo, she says, “I couldn’t think of a better place to be.  Brillo is my extended family and I plan to be here for many years to come!”