About

Building great things requires an exceptional team

At Brentwell, our team looks at construction differently. Our priority is to bring the highest level of detail and professionalism to every project. Our collaborative approach is seen everyday in our people as they create innovative solutions and build strong relationships with our clients. We're dedicated to bringing your Okanagan dream home to life!

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Matt Brenton

Owner & Founder

Matt is a journeyman carpenter, lover of learning and a passionate entrepreneur. Acting as Project Manager and General Manager for Brentwell, Matt is focused on building a company that is both healthy and sustainable. He values Brentwell’s staff, their contributions, and the culture of our team. Matt looks forward to time spent with family, friends and adventures in the mountains.

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Ashley Brenton

Co-owner & Design Consultant

Ashley is Brentwell’s Co-owner and Design Consultant. She dreams up our spec home conceptual designs and works with our project managers to bring those projects to life. She’s been the client building a new home a number of times and has extensive experience with the build and design process.

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Jamie Voykin

Account Manager

Jamie has a Bachelor of Business Administration from Okanagan College. She has a background in marketing and management. Jamie is the main point of contact for Brentwell clients and follows each build from lead stage to completion. She enjoys building a relationship with the clients of each unique project and supporting the Brentwell team through all the building stages. When not at work Jamie enjoys hiking, skiing, camping, and traveling with her family.

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Marcus Ahern

Operations Manager

Marcus is an Aussie expat that started with Brentwell from its inception, first becoming a red seal carpenter and is now a project manager. Marcus is responsible for new construction and renovations from scheduling to quality control on your new project or dream house. When not at work, he is out mountain biking or skiing with his family enjoying what the Okanagan has to offer.

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Trina Nash

Account Manager

Trina knows the ins and outs of Brentwell. Starting as the Office Adminstrator, Trina has now moved on to Accounts Manager where she thrives on helping our clients through the process of building their home. She has a business degree and a background in administration and property management. When not at work, Trina enjoys drinking wine, walking her dog and spending time with her family.

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Charli Bouthillier

Office Administrator

Charli is the first point of contact at Brentwell. Her background is in customer service, and she just graduated with her BBA in Marketing from Okanagan College this year. In her free time she enjoys exploring the Okanagan, photography, crocheting, music, and podcasts.

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Derek King

Project Manager

Derek has lived in Vernon for the last 28 years. He is a Red Seal Carpenter who has spent most of his career as a project manager. When not at work, he enjoys golfing, hockey, snowboarding, and watching his daughter ride horses.

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Peter Lutsenko

Project Manager

Peter joined our team in 2023 as Project Manager. He enjoys working as the Pastor of his local church on the weekends. When he gets some time for himself, he likes hiking, the outdoors, and spending time with his family.

It all started with a passion for craftsmanship and tangible results

After gaining strong experience in the roots of construction craftsmanship in the Kootenays and Northern BC, Matt and his wife Ashley, packed up and moved to the Okanagan Valley. Combining both of their last names to create the business name, Brentwell Construction began. In the beginning, Brentwell was built on the basis of foundation and framing, and through strategic planning and growth, now offers a combination of commercial contracting and general residential contracting services with a full service team.

Building Our Community

As a company and as employees, the team at Brentwell believes being involved and supporting our community is important. We are proud to call the Okanagan home, raise our families here, and be involved with the following organizations.

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