Todd Emerson
Todd Emerson

Founder & President

With over 20 years of construction experience, Todd began his career as an investor with a developer in the custom luxury home market in the Birmingham/Bloomfield area in southeastern Michigan.

In 1996, Todd founded Sterling Development Corporation and has since grown the company which is now well known for its excellence in constructing new custom luxury homes, additions and renovations.

With over a hundred projects completed, Todd's vision has led the company in meeting its sales and service goals which has created an ever growing customer list, based primarily on referrals.

Marc Alexander
Marc Alexander

Partner & Vice President

Marc earned a degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1989 from Lawrence Tech. He worked for 25 years in the Automotive Industry before joining Todd as his partner in 2014. He has been a licensed builder since 2006, building, remodeling and flipping homes for investment.

​In the Automotive industry Marc developed his analytical skills for project management, process and business development.
Since joining Sterling Development Corporation, Marc has focused on operations, developing the company’s infrastructure, process and production management

Alice Shook
Alice Shook

Project Manager

With 23 years of construction experience, Alice is an integral part of the building process. She creates and distributes the agenda for weekly meetings, project schedules, punch lists, and ensures our team members have all necessary information.

Lisa Lepkowski
Lisa Lepkowski

Project Manager

Lisa recently joined Sterling after working for a commercial construction contractor for several years. She coordinates with the clients, trades, and suppliers to insure accurate schedules and budgets are met, and works in tandem with the project superintendents.

Joe Dimeck
Joe Dimeck

Superintendent

Joe has been with Sterling Development Corporation for 7 years and in the construction industry for 25. He is responsible for coordinating overseeing the construction site, and day to day operations.

Dave Hurbert
Dave Hurbert

Superintendent

Dave has been a finish carpenter for over 20 years and has a vast knowledge of the industry. After 7 years of experience in this position, Dave was promoted to Superintendent to further his growth in the company.

Olivia Hilyard
Olivia Hilyard

Designer

Olivia has been with Sterling for 4 years and is proficient in AutoCAD, Revit, & Photoshop. She prides herself in creating functional floor plans and designs for custom mill work, fabricated by our team of finish carpenters.

Britt Schoonover
Britt Schoonover

Accounting Department

Britt has been with Sterling for 3 years and has over 16 years of accounting experience. She keeps track of all financial matters including reporting, payroll, accounts payable, and receivables.

Brian Hurbert
Brian Hurbert

Carpentry Foreman

Brian has been a finish carpenter for over 18 years and supervises our team of highly skilled carpenters. His vast knowledge of carpentry makes him a critical part of the Sterling team.