Meet the Team

Christopher Childs – Owner; Designer; Estimator

After working in design and construction in the Boston area – as both a designer and project manager – for 10 years, Chris joined the firm in 2003. He was made a partner in 2014 and has been the sole owner of Patriot Builders since 2019. Chris is also the firm’s principal designer. He has studied at both the New England Institute of Technology and the Boston Architectural Center. His previous experience in the construction side of the design-build industry allows Chris to fully understand how his designs will translate into a finished home, creating a seamless process and superior finished project for the clients of Patriot Builders. Chris is a licensed construction supervisor and registered home improvement contractor.

Melissa Greene – Construction Coordinator & Office Manager

Melissa began working in the construction industry in 1999. Her lengthy tenure in the industry has allowed Melissa to gain a wide knowledge of all phases of construction. Her primary focus at Patriot Builders is to make certain that all of the firm’s clients feel at ease during the building process by keeping the lines of communication open. In addition to assisting with permitting and pre-construction planning, Melissa coordinates the selection of cabinetry, fixtures, flooring, etc. Melissa is a great liaison between clients and the teams who are working in the field during the construction phase. Melissa also manages the daily administrative duties within the office. She holds a real estate license and is a notary public.

Lee Bowman Jr. – Project Coordinator

Lee Bowman Jr. has more than 30 years of experience in the homebuilding professions. He worked in landscape construction for 20 years and as a carpenter for more than 10 years. Lee started with Patriot Builders in 2022. As our project coordinator, Lee solicits bids from the vendors and subcontractors we work with and then awards the contracts. He also orders key materials such as windows, doors and interior trim. Lee often works directly with our clients, providing estimates for upgrades and change orders, and assisting the project manager with “punch list” items and closing out projects. Lee has worked as a site supervisor and foreman in the past and is currently working on earning his Unrestricted Construction Supervisor License.

Mark Denommee – Project Manager

Mark Denommee, our project manager, joined Patriot Builders in January of 2021. His 40 years of experience in the building industry allow him to oversee our job sites with a superior level of knowledge and detail. In this role, Mark ensures that all work is being done to specification and with the highest quality of standards. Mark also schedules the tradespeople and subcontractors who work on each project and corresponds with our clients regarding scheduling. Mark holds an unrestricted construction supervisor’s license and an associate degree in business management. Prior to joining Patriot Builders, he worked as a construction supervisor and owned a construction company in Franklin, MA.

Kenneth Rebello Jr.– Carpenter

Kenneth Rebello Jr., a carpenter at Patriot Builders, has been working in the building industry since 2012. He joined our team in September of 2022. Kenny works on many of our projects from start to finish, making any framing adjustments needed, installing interior and exterior trim, and finishing touches such as hardware, mirrors, and bath accessories. He also handles any carpentry-related “punch list” items. Kenny’s previous experience is in framing, roofing and siding, and finish carpentry. He is currently working towards his Massachusetts Unrestricted Construction Supervisor License.