Jonathan R. Brooks (President) received his MBA in Entrepreneurship from the
Colorado Leeds School of Business in 1997. Jonathan also holds a Bachelor
of Science degree in molecular biology from the University of Maryland.
He has worked in the remodeling and construction trades since 1989,
and has been designing and finishing basements since 1999. Prior to
starting Basements by Brooks, Jonathan was a Product Manager and Regional
Business Manager for BioStar, a bio-technology firm in Boulder. Jonathan
is also a Graduate Master Builder (GMB), a Certified Graduate Remodelor™ (CGR) and Certified
Aging In Place Specialist (CAPS). Click on the CGR or CAPS logos below
for more information about these certifications. These prestigious
certifications are granted by the Remodelor's Council of the National
Association of Home Builders. Currently, Jonathan is the only GMB or CGR
in the state of Colorado that focuses exclusively on finishing basements.
is also a licensed general contractor in all of the cities and/or towns
we serve that require licensing.
Robert W. Harper (Senior Project Manager) holds a degree in Construction Management from Colorado State University, and is currently taking classes to obtain his MBA at the Colorado Leeds School of Business. Prior to starting with Basements by Brooks, Rob was a Project manager for Advanced Structural Repair, a Lakewood, Colorado residential structural repair company. Before going to college full-time, Rob spent seven years in the construction trades in Gunnison, Colorado. Rob is happily married to his wife, Teri, who works for CSU. Rob's hobbies are skiing, fly fishing, and rafting.
John M. Browning (Senior Designer & Estimator) is an expert designer with over 25 years of construction and design experience. He is considered one of the best basement designers in Colorado and we are proud to have him on our team. In his spare time, John enjoys RV camping, computer games, and collecting rare coins.