Our Team

Integrated Builders Group caters to credit unions exclusively as a full-service design-build firm delivering unparalleled insight and unique, strategic solutions.

Patrick Sende
President & CEO

President and CEO, Patrick Sende, brings more than 22 years of experience to development, design, engineering, project management and construction operations. One of IBG’s founders, Patrick Sende, has been working exclusively with the Credit Union industry since 2003, and has been CEO at IBG since 2006. Having founded the company on the principles of meeting and exceeding the client’s expectations, Patrick believes that providing our client’s with the best possible experience is IBG’s core business value.

Jessica Karavan
Specialty Scope Designer

“I enjoy creating spaces that help to improve people’s everyday lives... It is my goal to create a positive, unique experience for each of our clients, while brightening their day along the way.”

Katy Polanich
Specialty Scope Designer

“I enjoy working with a group of people that make the client their priority; even if they don’t share the same passion. Our integrated personalities and drive keep me invigorated and motivated.”  

Rhonda Still
Project Administrator

Rhonda joined the IBG team in 2016 and comes to us with over 15 years’ experience in the construction industry with an emphasis on bookkeeping and project administration. 

“I am a compulsive organizer so being the one that makes sure all the many ducks are in a row is something that suits my personality perfectly.”

Erik Feld
Project Engineer
“I enjoy the transformational process that is encompassed in Design-Build Construction. Each project is unique and custom-tailored to fit the needs of the client...It brings me happiness to see how the projects we create are impacting the communities that surround them.”
Anni Matthews
Manager of Human Resources

Anni is IBG employee #1, and has been with the team since Day 1 in 2006.  She has pioneered the processes and systems she manages today, across the Human Resources, Facilities and Information Technology vectors.  In short she has done it all, and perseveres in managing all the back office operations so IBG can continue to deliver outstanding design-build projects to the credit union industry.

When Anni is not ‘having it all’ at the office, she loves to be outside, enjoying kayaking, hiking, camping and snowshoeing.  She is also an able weekend warrior of household projects and IBG’s go to person for advice on tools for home improvement schemes.

David Burge
Integrated Project Leader

“I am blessed to work with this amazing group of individuals who share the common goal of the success of our clients above ourselves, and the knowledge that our collective achievements will create something amazing.

Lauren Gould
Director of Finance and Accounting
Lauren has been with IBG since the spring of 2015 and currently oversees the
finance and accounting functions in her role as Director of Finance and Accounting. Prior
to IBG, Lauren was Vice President of Finance and Administration at Marketing Evolution, Inc. Lauren has extensive experience in the technology sector. She worked in the Silicon Valley for enterprise software and financial services technology startups where she helped raise over $25M in funding.
Lauren began her career in Engineering and Construction Management, working in treasury and corporate accounting for URS where she supported M&A activity that tripled revenues and integrated three large acquisitions in just under five years. Lauren holds a MBA in Finance from the University of San Francisco and a BA inCommunications from the University of California.
Lori Caldwell
Staff Accountant & HR Administrator

Lori is a lady of many talents, so her job function at IBG is split between Accounting and Human Resources. Her accounting duties include client billings, accounts payable and receivable and other general accounting functions. Lori’s HR role includes recruiting efforts to hire the best candidates to fully serve IBG clients.

"When I’m not at work I enjoy spending time with my family, and traveling."
Daniel Karavan
Project Engineer
 "Every day proposes new challenges that I enjoy overcoming, allowing me to be on the cutting edge in this industry."
Rob Blackmore
Project Superintendent
“I love being able to take a raw pile of materials, many different and strong personalities, and combine and manage all of those variables to create some very unique buildings.”
Mark Waddell
Project Development Manager
Mark, a seasoned construction professional with over 20 years of experience in the commercial building industry, is IBG's Project Development Manager. 
Suzanne LeGette
Marketing Manager

Suzanne is an accomplished, innovative multi-channel Marketer with more than a decade of experience in delivering comprehensive digital marketing strategies, go-to-market product campaigns and team leadership. She is delighted to be in a role that connects her with the Credit Union industry, because she is aligned with the CU model of collaboration, service and value.

Alex Villasenor
Speciality Scope Designer

“I always approach a new client/project with a clean slate, and enjoy looking for ways to push the boundaries and create something unexpected. That gives me the freedom to customize the design to the client needs.”

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Every project begins with us listening to you. From there, a holistic solution emerges to address your unique needs and goals.

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