Executive Team:

Meet The Team 1

Ron Adams

President

Ron Adams

President

Year Started in Industry
  • 1999
Year Started with Cascade
  • 1999

Education Background:

Ron grew up going to work with his dad (Ron A. Adams) since he was a little kid, he started working summers when he was 12 around the shop to earn money. During his senior year of high school Ron started working in the car stereo industry and spend 4 years in various positions before returning to work with his dad full time in 1999. At that time Cascade did a variety of things and Ron was working in the field running jobs. When the decision was made to grow the company and focus on Masonry Ron started to learn estimating and the rest of the office work to run a successful company. Ron has attended numerous training and education sessions over his 20+ years in the industry including the WSCMC Certified masonry Contractor Program where Cascade Construction became a Certified Masonry Contractor. Ron has spend a lot of time on industry related board, he is currently on the Board of the Masonry Institute of Washington and the Regional Vice President for the Masonry Contactors Association of America, he has also served on the JATC and Health and Welfare trust for the Bricklayers Local 1 WA.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

I love the fact that I get to work with my family, my brother (our VP and estimator) and I have worked hard to grow the business way beyond what my dad ever thought we could do, having him see our growth and be a part of it is priceless. I work hard every day to make him proud of our accomplishments.

Interests:

In his spare time Ron likes to golf and enjoy good food and wine.
Meet The Team 2

Ryan Adams

Vice President / Estimator

Ryan Adams

Estimator

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2007
Year Started in Industry
  • 2007

Education Background:

J.D. University of Arizona, 2007; B.I.S., B.A. Arizona State University 2004

What you like most about working for Cascade:

Building a company with great people; seeing our completed projects around the region.

Interests:

Skiing

Office Team:

Meet The Team 3

Scott Stephens

Project Manager

Scott Stephens

Project Manager

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2018
Year Started in Industry
  • Masonry: 2018, Construction: 2007

Education Background:

McCombs School of Business, AGC Project Management, LEED Green Associate

What you like most about working for Cascade:

Work-Life Balance, open collaboration and variety.

Interests:

Music, Reading, Poker, Bicycling, Gardening and Travel.
Meet The Team 4

David Hill

Accountant

David Hill

Accountant

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2019
Year Started in Industry
  • 2001

Education Background:

Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration in Accounting, Dean’s List, President’s List, Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. University of Washington, Seattle, WA.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

I enjoy working for Cascade mostly because of the friendly team we have in house and in the field. Everyone here works together smoothly to create one cohesive team effort in accomplishing our needs.

Interests:

Love spending time with my wife being outside and enjoying all the NW has to offer, camping, mountain biking, kayaking, paddle boarding, cross country skiing to name a few.
Meet The Team 5

Sarah Al-Mortaji

Project Coordinator

SARAH AL-MORTAJI​

Project coordinator

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2017
Year Started in Industry
  • 2004

Education Background:

I started out answering phones and have developed a skillset through on the job training and work experience leading to increased roles and responsibilities.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

I started out answering phones and have developed a skillset through on the job training and work experience leading to increased roles and responsibilities.

Interests:

I enjoy volunteering with my husband, cuddling my dog, hiking & backpacking through the mountains, and reading a book on the beach.

Field & Warehouse Team:

Meet The Team 5

Robert Linn

Superintendent

Robert Linn

Superintendent

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2011
Year Started in Industry
  • 1991

Education Background:

4 years apprenticeship, 12 years of a foreman lead on multiple projects.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

I enjoy the people I work with along with the opportunity to grow. The investment of technology & equipment.

Interests:

I enjoy traveling with my wife, working in my garden, going to concerts. Football, basketball, baseball, and Formula 1 racing.
Meet The Team 7

Jason Conwell

Equipment Manager

Jason Conwell

Equipment Manager

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2011
Year Started in Industry
  • 2011

Education Background:

Jason started working for Cascade Construction as a mechanic and truck driver, as Cascade grew Jason took on more responsibility’s and is now the equipment manager with a five-person team supporting our field operations. Jason is responsible for scheduling deliveries of material and equipment to projects and over sees the repair and maintenance of all equipment equipment. Jason completed Motorcycle Mechanics Institute In 2001 and has a class A CDL.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

The best part about working for Cascade Construction is the company is always looking for ways to be more efficient and think outside the box. Always willing to try equipment new to the industry.

Interests:

Hunting, camping, hiking.

Jobsite Foreman

Meet The Team 8

Ab Rossow

Foreman

AB Rossow

Foreman

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2013
Year Started in Industry
  • 1982

Education Background:

Ab is a 3rd generation bricklayer who started his masonry career 2 weeks out of high school completing his apprenticeship program in just 3 years and stated becoming a foreman at the age of 21. Ab has experience in almost all aspects of masonry including Refractory work.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

Ab like working with a family owned business, and the with all the field staff working for Cascade.

Interests:

In his spare time Ab likes going to sporting events with family to watch is daughter, wood working, fishing, and projects around the house.
Meet The Team 9

Artak Abrahamyan

Foreman

Artak Abrahamyan

Foreman

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2011

Education Background:

Artak started as an apprentice with Cascade Construction where he completed his apprenticeship was promoted to a few years later.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

Artak like that he is working all the time and that he is able to be the foreman on most of our North Sound Projects.

Interests:

Spending time with family, hunting, fishing and off roading.
Meet The Team 10

Curt Cobb

Foreman

Curt Cobb

Foreman

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2007
Year Started in Industry
  • 2002

Education Background:

Curt started his apprenticeship right out of high school and became a foreman in 2009.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

Curt like the people he works with at Cascade, from the office staff to the rest of the field employees.

Interests:

Hanging out with family, fishing and golfing.
Meet The Team 11

Dan Casey

Foreman

Dan Casey

Foreman

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2014
Year Started in Industry
  • 1991

Education Background:

Dan started in the masonry trade in 1991 and completed his apprenticeship program as a bricklayer and became a foreman in 2001. Dan has continued to further is knowledge by taking stone masonry classes through the International masonry Institute and becoming Juan certified for masonry restoration, along with safety training in Osha 30 and EM-385 fall protection. Dan has worked on many of the buildings and infrastructure we see in our communities today ranging from High Rise towers in downtown cores, Light Rail Stations, and Sporting Venues.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

Dan like the positive safe work environment at Cascade along with great support from the office staff.

Interests:

Skiing and Snowboarding, Coaching Lacrosse and Fishing.
Meet The Team 12

Eric Jones

Foreman

Eric Jones

Foreman

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2011
Year Started in Industry
  • 1993

Education Background:

Eric started in the masonry trade 1 month after High School as a brick apprentice and completed his apprenticeship program in 3.5 years, he has worked for sever other companies in his career before coming to Cascade in 2011.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

Eric likes working close to home when possible and working with the other bricklayers and hodcarriers that are part of the Cascade team.

Interests:

Hunting, Outdoors, Family and Friends.
Meet The Team 13

Mason Shultz

Foreman

Mason Shultz

Title

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2005
Year Started in Industry
  • 2005

Education Background:

Mason started as an apprentice bricklayer with Cascade Construction. He completed his apprenticeship in 2009, during his last year of apprenticeship he was give more responsibility and was starting to be trained as a foreman. As a foreman he has continued his education with AGC Plan Reading classes, OSHA 30, and EM-385 24-hour fall protection classes. Before deciding to follow in his dad’s footsteps of becoming a bricklayer Mason got his bachelor’s degree from Central Washington University.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

Mason likes working for a family ran business with attention to delivering a good quality product to the customer.

Interests:

Spending time with family, golfing, Seahawks Football, and Comedy.
Meet The Team 14

Matt Struder

Foreman

Meet The Team 15

Steve Kullman

Foreman

Steve Kullman

Title

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2017
Year Started in Industry
  • 1973

Education Background:

Steve has been in the masonry industry for many years, he is a 4th generation mason and has built many landmark buildings around the Puget Sound including the addition to Stadium High School, Puyallup City Hall and Tacoma History Museum.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

Steve likes being part of a growing company with good people.

Interests:

Golfing, hunting, fishing, hiking and Travel.
Meet The Team 16

Tim Pederson

Foreman

Tim Pederson

Foreman

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2015
Year Started in Industry
  • 2012

Education Background:

Tim is a 4th generation bricklayer who grew up in Eatonville WA and recently completed his apprenticeship program to become a journeyman bricklayer, since graduating as a journeyman Tim has attended AGC Classes for plan reading to further his education on the road to becoming a foreman.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

I like the people and the quality equipment we work with on the jobs every day.

Interests:

I like riding dirt bikes with my son, diesel trucks and 4 wheeling.
Meet The Team 17

Travis Smith

Foreman

Travis Smith

Foreman

Year Started with Cascade
  • 2014
Year Started in Industry
  • 2008

Education Background:

Travis started as a nonunion hodcarriers before joining the union as an apprentice bricklayer, his first job as an apprentice was for Cascade, he spent time at several different companies during his apprenticeship but ended up back at Cascade before graduating as a journeyman bricklayer. Since then Travis has continued his education taking plan reading classes through the AGC to help further he career in becoming a foreman.

What you like most about working for Cascade:

Travis like the office staff always being ready and willing to help, he like the company culture and being part of making Cascade a great place to work with a good work environment at all times.

Interests:

Spending time with family, sports, hunting, fishing and camping.