Who We Are

Meet the Team

The collective depth, breadth and experience of our team sets us apart in the marketplace. After all, we’ve been building homes for area families for 59 years! Designing and constructing a custom home or large renovation project is a complex undertaking. Our experience and dedication allows us to simplify the process. To know that you have entrusted a firm like Timberlake Design/Build – and its capable and enthusiastic team – with the task of building your dream home will provide you with peace-of-mind throughout the entire process.

Our reputation for building quality comes from the hands-on attention to detail we bring to the job every day. Every member of our team is committed to open communication to ensure that your needs are met. It’s this passion for doing our best that has enabled us to build long lasting relationships with clients and earn numerous referrals from our happy homeowners.

Like you, we have exceptionally high standards and expectations. The end result? Whether you are interacting with someone in sales, construction, management or administration, you can count on the highest level of proficiency and outstanding customer service.

Meet some of the members of our team below and learn a little about each – professionally and personally.

Dave Lunden

Dave Lunden – President

As President, Dave oversees and directs the overall operations of Timberlake’s Design/Build division. He joined the Timberlake team in 2003 after a successful, 15-year legal career. Dave is very active in the building industry having served on the Board of Directors of the Maryland Building industry Association (MBIA) as well as on many of its committees. He was the 2016 President of the MBIA, and is currently a Life Director. In addition to those duties, he serves on the Board of Directors of the Home Builders Care Foundation, the charitable arm of the MBIA and is also a member of the Board of Directors of Christmas in April, Prince George’s County. Dave is also a member of the Annapolis Rotary Club. When Dave has free time, he enjoys spending it with his family, running, and watching Boston Red Sox and Maryland football games.

Greg McAninch

Greg McAninch – Chief Operating Officer

Greg joined Timberlake Homes in 2001 as Director of Land Development ultimately becoming Chief Operating Officer. Greg oversees and is responsible for community development and construction from purchase to the exit of the community and includes all aspects of house construction. Prior to joining Timberlake Homes, Greg spent 18 years in the land development planning and engineering community at various engineering companies working in various jurisdictions. With a strong foundation in planning, engineering, and project management, this has allowed Greg to successfully transition into the development and building operations of Timberlake Homes.

Justin Shepherd – Vice President of Purchasing & Estimating

Justin Shepherd has worked with Timberlake for over 14 years. In his most recent role, Justin manages the firm’s purchasing processes related to construction services and building material supply, including vendor solicitation and prequalification, contract bidding, negotiation, and award, as well as vendor performance, management, and feedback/monitoring. Justin leads the Purchasing and Estimating division staff on all projects for both the Production and Design/Build Divisions, including oversight throughout the entire duration of a project from negotiation and initial contract administration to project closeout. As a Vice President, Justin will continue playing an important role in the company’s strategic growth.

Jonathan Tepper – Vice President of Sales

Jonathan joined the Timberlake team full-time in 2020, after serving as a consultant since 2015. He is responsible for the overall sales and marketing efforts of both Timberlake Production and Timberlake Design Build operations.

Prior to Timberlake, Jonathan has 30+ years of experience with national homebuilders, leading their efforts in land development, sales, and marketing strategies for the mid-Atlantic region. Jonathan has been active in the building industry, serving for many years on the Sales & Marketing Judging Committee of the Northern Virginia Building Industry Association (NVBIA) GALA Awards. He is currently a member of the Sales & Marketing committee of the Maryland Building Industry Association (MBIA).

In addition to those duties, he serves on the Board of Directors of ArtStream, which provides artistic classes, workshops, and performing opportunities to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs). He is also a Special Olympics Basketball coach. In his free time, Jonathan enjoys all sports activities and is a long time Washington Caps 365 fan.

Ed Howard – Sales Manager

Ed began his new home career in the 1990s and has gleaned an expertise in the building industry that only comes from first-hand experience. “It’s a special moment when you blend the perfect homesite with the perfect house that will become the perfect home for your client.” Ed’s passion is seeking a big smile when he hands over the keys to someone’s dream home. “It all begins by listening to someone’s needs, wants, and desires…then you get a chance to fulfill that dream for them.” The new home industry has taken him around the country lending his expertise in new homes and financing to new home builders and developers. This is more than just a career for Ed…it’s his passion.

Regina Davis – Sales Manager

Regina Davis has a 25+ year career in Real Estate/Construction industry. She worked many years as an interior decorator and alongside her spouse in their concrete business. As a Realtor she found that she enjoyed helping clients who were building vs those seeking an already built home more, and choose to follow that path for the last 10 years. She understands that every buyer has different desires & needs, and that building your new home is a very personal decision that requires a skilled communicator who not only listens to you but hears you. She is honored to being a part of every client’s story and works hard to ensure that it is an uplifting, positive one that you will love to share and remember over the years.

Regina was blessed in life to raise three amazing sons and has been rewarded for it with three equally amazing Grandsons! When she isn’t working she is enjoying every moment and activity that goes with being their Grammie.

Kathy Pritchard – Sales Manager

Excelling at helping customers navigate the home buying process has been Kathy’s life’s work for the past 36 years. She feels there is no greater reward than working with an individual or family to assist them in finding the home and home site that meets their needs and filling it with the items that make it uniquely theirs. She has put together hundreds of homeowners with the homes they desire and has been nominated and won numerous industry awards along the way.