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The MFH Company Team

 

 

Officers / Directors / Personnel:    

Michael A. Joslin - President / Designer

Lon L. Whelchel, AIA - Vice President / Architect

Tim Gosse - Production Foreman 

Keith Kuamo'o -  Assistant Production Manager

Clare Joslin, EA, MH, DIHom, LAc. - Secretary-Treasurer / Admin.

Kevin B. Jackson - Draftsman

  Michael Joslin                            

 Michael Joslin is the original developer of the concept and design of the Multi-Facetted Homes and their unique self-supporting panelized building system.  He is the President and CEO of the Company, and he gives personal design and development service to every client. 

 Having designed and produced some 400+ Hawaiian hales since 1989, Michael has developed and refined his knowledge and expertise with various building materials and methods, County building codes and permitting, and every aspect of designing, building, shipping and assembling these home packages.

 A creative and talented designer, Michael is also General Manager of the Company’s operations.  He stays abreast of lumber and materials pricing and availability, as well as overseeing ongoing aspects of the various departments of the Company, including products design and development, quality control, model home grounds development and maintenance, and he conducts personal tours of the model homes.

 His background includes experience in residential building, remodeling, personnel training and management, six years self-employed in building materials sales, wholesale, liquidation and retail markets.  Former owner, developer and general manager of retreat/vacation centers in California.

 Michael lives with his family in a Multi-Facetted Home and he enjoys boating, scuba diving, biking and having time with his family.    

   Lon Whelchel, AIA  

Lon Whelchel is Corporate Vice President and one of the Corporate Directors of Multi-Facetted Homes, Inc..   

The 2003 President of the Maui AIA (American Institute of Architects), Lon has earned an excellent reputation spanning 40+ years of commercial and residential architecture.  Licensed to practice architecture in five (5) states, Lon qualified for the NCARB (National Council of Registration Boards) in 1969, giving him pre-registration in all states of the USA.

Lon has been the recipient of prestigious architectural design awards, and he was appointed to the 2003 Cultural Resource Commission by the Mayor of Maui County. 

Since 1991, we have been pleased to have Lon as a core member of our team, providing our clients with his professional services including the architecturally stamped house plans for each of the Multi-Facetted Homes.

Lon’s hobbies include flying his Beechcraft, motorcycles, classic cars and enjoyment of life!  

      Tim Gosse 

Production Foreman

After some recent time working in Management for the Hawaii Island Food Bank, Tim is back with us again! 

Previously Tim had been with us for a number of  years, and he worked his way up to Production Manager of our manufacturing shop, before taking some time out to serve in that worthy project.   His prior background included many years in similar fields of construction and corporate warehouse management, inventory control, etc. 

Tim is a multi-talented individual who is a real pleasure to work with, and he brings back many talents to our team, both in efficiency and quality of our production services.     

 

 

 Keith Kuamo’o              

Keith is our assistant Production Manager, supervising both the Wall and Roof Panel Shops as well as assisting our customers with lumber orders, shipping and receiving, inventory and other aspects of production.   

Over the past several years Keith has worked his way up to this position, working with precision framing, siding and finish work, and then as Supervisor of our Roof Panel manufacturing team.

 Before joining our crew, Keith's  past experience in home improvements included cabinet work, painting and drywall, and he has spent some time working in our Maintenance Department and working on several levels of home construction and finish work. 

Keith is a life-long local-area resident who enjoys family time with his young son.  He also enjoys ATV riding, and spending time at the beach.

 Clare Joslin, EA, MH, DIHom, LAc.

Clare Joslin heads up the Administration Office with a professional background in corporate accounting and management capacities, and she earned her license as a tax professional (E.A.) in 1979.  She has worked in large corporate settings, establishing computerized accounting systems, training and supervising accounting staffs, as well as in private practice -- serving up to 250 (corporate and individual) tax and accounting clients per year

With the collaboration of architects and engineers, she and her husband Michael established and developed Multi-Facetted Homes beginning in 1989, and Clare continues to oversee the office and computer systems, financial accounting, website development and maintenance, and other administrative aspects of the Company.

Clare enjoys time with her husband, daughters and horses at their Kea'au home.

With a primary interest in natural health care, Clare has also pursued her interests in that field, and has earned the following credentials:  Master Herbalist, Master of Oriental Medicine and Acupuncture, and Diplomate of Classical Homeopathic Medicine.  

She has operated a beautiful Multi-Facetted designed clinic, serving up to 500 patients, and she currently works on horses

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  Kevin B. Jackson 

With a BA in Art History and a lifelong family background in artistic design, woodworking and fine craftsmanship, Kevin has spent the past 16 years in the drafting profession, progressing into Computer-Assisted (CAD) Drafting.  

Kevin drafts and prints architectural plans for MFH customers, and he assists us with architectural sketches and floor plan sheets, such as you find on our website.   Kevin also offers a special service for clients, in personally walking their architectural plans through the County building departments for permitting.

Kevin is skilled in finish woodworking and he is currently building his own new home in the Hilo area.   Besides construction, Kevin enjoys aikido, fishing, computers and silk painting. 

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