Our Team

The Remuda Building Team

Our team

We’re proud of our team and are always looking for experienced hard working people who want more than
just a job. If that’s you, lets talk, email us at info@remudabuilding.com

Steve Schouten - Owner/CEO

Steve Schouten


Steve is the founder of Remuda Building Ltd., Alberta’s leading post frame building construction company. His passions have always been divided between building construction and the agriculture industry. Today, Steve’s work life has him leading a great team and a great post frame building company, all while enjoying his hobby farm and family.

steve@remudabuilding.com | (403) 651-4304

Kirsten Gjerde - Administration

Kirsten Gjerde


Kirsten is a vital part of the Remuda team, you more than likely will have chatted with her over the phone or will in the future. She has been apart of the team for almost 2 years. If Kirsten is not behind her desk working away, she’s on a horse, nurturing calves or writing for her blog, taco-belle.

Alice Hoogerdyk - Accounting

Alice Hoogerdyk


Alice has seen the company grow from less than five employees 14 years ago to what it is today. Balancing the books to the penny is her favorite thing to do!

Kendra Walls - Marketing Coordinator

Kendra Walls

Marketing Coordinator

As a graduate from the Alberta College of Art + Design with years of experience working with franchisees, realtors and like minded business professionals, Kendra offers Remuda a strong knowledge of innovative design, marketing, entrepreneurship, critical thinking, and so much more.

Cam Gerritts - Operations Assistant

Cam Gerritts

Operations Assistant

After working a summer for Remuda between school terms, Cam started working full time in the field in 2016. Since then he has moved into office to start getting hours towards his P. Eng. Outside of work, he likes to camp, hike and collect firearms.

Peter Vanderzwaag - Sales and Marketing Manager

Peter Vanderzwaag

Sales and Marketing Manager

After gaining his Master Electrical certificate, Peter was looking for a new challenge and joined Remuda Building in 2014. He has since helped Remuda Building grow into above and beyond ordinary post frame building company!

peter@remudabuilding.com | (403) 850-1264

Dave Leonard - Sales Representative

Dave Leonard

Sales Representative

Dave is our newest appointed Sales Representative. Dave’s past experiences are as a trades person. Before coming to Remuda, Dave was the go to sales man for anything off road. If you can’t find him in the office or out on site with customers, he will be high up the mountain side snowmobiling.

dave@remudabuilding.com | (403) 585-7511


Tony Dewit - Home Sales Director

Tony Dewit

Home Sales Director

In a return to his rural and agricultural roots, Tony joined the Remuda team to help with strategic business initiatives, including the exciting opportunities for Post Frame design in new home construction. If Tony’s not answering his phone, there’s a reasonable chance that he’s out with his family, down a hiking trail or out on the lake with either fishing rods in hand or wakeboards on feet.

tony@remudabuilding.com | (403) 992-8459

Nicole Hendricks - Homes Customer Representative

Nicole Hendricks

Homes Customer Representative

Nicole was born and raised in Strathmore, AB and grew up helping on her family farm. Shortly after completing university she began a career in sales in the construction supply industry. Ready for something new and exciting, she recently joined the Remuda sales team with a focus on Post Frame Homes. As a local prairie girl, you’ll find her on the farm helping with calving or hiking.

nicole@remudabuilding.com | (403) 796-9840

Jon Schouten - Sales Representative

Jon Schouten

Construction Manager

Jon’s knowledge evolved as he worked his way up from an apprentice electrician, site foreman, service manager, company trainer, and finally here at Remuda Building. Now as our full-time construction manager, you will find Jon with his phone to his ear ensuring all buildings are built to the highest standards.

jon@remudabuilding.com | (403) 651-4304

Dustin Haan - Project Manager

Dustin Haan

Site Foreman

Dustin joined the Remuda Building team in 2007. He began his construction career in high school with building barns. His many skills have enabled him to excel in both large building construction and all the way to down to the smallest of details of any building renovation.

Colton McKenzie - Project Manager

Colton McKenzie

Site Foreman

After finding his passion of swinging a hammer, Colton joined Remuda building in 2014. Colton takes pride in the trade and now plans to complete his final year of carpentry in 2018. In his spare time, you can find him fishing, shooting clay, and playing around on anything with a motor.

Travis Cavanagh - Project Manager

Travis Cavanagh

Site Foreman

Travis has been in the carpentry industry for 10 years. You can find him on-site keeping his project going and his team motivated, snow or shine. Travis loves what he does and it shows. In his spare time he enjoys hunting, fishing, snowmobiling and spending time with friends.

Daryl Vanderbos - Project Manager

Daryl Vanderbos

Project Manager

Daryl gained his experience in everything from high-rise construction to home building all while completing his Journeyman Carpentry ticket. Daryl is a dedicated family man, with a wife and daughters keeping him busy. If he’s not with his family, or onsite working hard, he’s more than likely out playing sports.

Joachim Hinterplattner - Project Manager

Joachim Hinterplattner

Site Foreman

Dedicated post-frame builder and father of two, Joachim, has been with Remuda Building for 3 years now. With over 7 years of experience in the industry he keeps his teams projects on track and moving forward. He is always working to stay on the leading edge of the building industry and go above and beyond with every build.

Marc Linde - Project Coordinator

Marc Linde

Project Coordinator

Marc was looking for a new challenge after being in the wholesale hardwood flooring industry for 18 years. He joined the Remuda Building team in the summer of 2016 as project co-ordinator. Most days you can find him on the phone with suppliers or our crew members. When he’s not working he likes to go out fishing or hunting with his kids or just spend time with his family.

marc@remudabuilding.com | (403) 831-0771