Partner, Director of Production
As founder and lead project manager for Galaxy Homes, Matt brings more than 30 years of experience in new home construction, carpentry, remodeling, historic renovation, project management, and light commercial construction. Matt’s specialties include creating high efficiency homes with sustainable green features. He is certified by the Building Performance Institute in Green and Energy Efficient Construction and Retrofitting (Building Analyst Professional and Building Envelope Professional). Matt also specializes in highly customized residential properties designed to meet the unique needs and lifestyles of his clients. Matt’s portfolio includes a diverse array of specialized and luxurious homes—everything from a meticulously restored historic Georgetown row house to an ultra-modern mid-century renovation in Falls Church, VA.
Partner, Director of Administration
Serving as Galaxy’s director of administration, homeowner liaison, and production assistant, Nicole works to ensure a positive, seamless and productive client experience. Nicole has been remodeling homes since she purchased her first fixer-upper in 1999. Most recently, Nicole collaborated with Matt on building her custom, eco-friendly modern house in Chevy Chase, MD, which has become a showcase of Galaxy’s fine craftsmanship and design aesthetic. Nicole has a passion for the environment and leads Galaxy’s “green build” initiative to increase the sustainability of our projects and business practices. Having earned a PhD in Education from the University of Michigan, Nicole also brings to the company a wealth of knowledge on data-driven decision making, organizational development, and workplace learning.
Serving as project manager and finish carpenter, Sean is dedicated to helping grow and build the Galaxy Homes brand one quality project and one happy customer at a time. Having almost ten years of experience in design, general contracting, purchasing/renovating/selling over 50 homes, and a whole lifetime of love for building and real estate, Sean brings a wide range of skills to every project. His driving ambition is excellence in all aspects of construction, management, customer satisfaction, and team unity. His life has taken him all over the world and his studies of International Relations brought him to American University in 2001. He absolutely loves Washington DC. He feels very privileged to be here and now, in this beautiful city, working with a quality company, a great team, on high end projects with superstar clients.