Leadership Team

Skilled & Reliable Construction Professionals

We have been providing our clients with inspiring and creative designs with an exceptional building experience since 1999. Here are some of the caring craftspeople you will meet and work with on our team.

Founder

Joseph Irons
GMR CGR GMB CAPS CGP
President & General Manager

Joseph Irons is the President and General Manager of Irons Brothers Construction, Inc., a design-build firm in Shoreline, WA. He leads a local, state and nationally award-winning company and has been a leader in residential remodeling since 1999. His commitment to his clients, the community, his employees, business partners, and the building industry, has led to over a 22-year track record of success.

In addition to being past President of the largest and oldest home builders association, the Master Builders Association of King & Snohomish Counties (2016) and current Building Industry Association of Washington (BIAW) 2021Vice-President, Joseph is also a published author and accredited educator in Washington State. He is committed to continuing education and enjoys training fellow Builders, Architects, Designers, Occupational and Physical Therapists, along with many other professionals. Joseph became the 2nd BIAW Certified Builder in 2018 for Washington state.

In 2020, Irons’ company has been a champion in promoting and educating others on safe work practices and in 2019 his firm received the National Association of Home Builder’s Safety Award.

Joseph plays an active role in the community volunteering his personal and company’s time to many local charities and organizations, including the annual Rampathon and Painting a Better Tomorrow events.

When not working, he enjoys outdoor recreational activities, traveling, and spending time with his two beautiful daughters Venetia & Samaria and lovely wife, Melissa Irons. You can also find Joseph riding his Harley and unicycle around town. Joseph thinks the best part of every workday is making his clients remodeling dreams come true.

Production Team

Sam King
Production Coordinator

Sam King, Production Coordinator joined the Irons brothers Construction team after working in the plumbing industry as a Project Manager for the past 5 years. Prior to moving to the West Seattle area in 2016, she served in the Marine Corps for 8 years and had the opportunity to travel all over the U.S. and the World.

Sam enjoys hiking, kayaking, and exploring the Pacific Northwest with her puppy Hiro. She is a creative artist who spends her free time doing abstract paintings. Sam’s favorite part of the industry is having the opportunity to help build customer’s desires into reality.

Joshua Tubbs
Lead Carpenter

Joshua Tubbs grew up in Tacoma, WA. He joined our team in 2017. Joshua’s experience in sales and customer service, paired with over a decade of hands-on construction knowledge contributes to the success of each project he takes on.

Joshua enjoys learning and perfecting his craft seeking continuing education opportunities. When not working, Joshua is a fitness enthusiast and loves spending time with his family and friends.

His favorite part of working with the IBC is the team approach and processes used to get the job done right the first time.

Jon Petkovits
Carpenter

Jon joined our team in 2020. He comes to us with over 30 years of experience in the residential construction industry. A former painter by trade and a commercial diver.

Jon lives in Richmond beach and is a native to Kenmore and Shoreline. When Jon is not working hard at a jobsite, you can find him on the river fishing for Steelhead. His favorite part of working with Irons Brothers Construction is the success of a job well done!

Leadership Team Body Photo

Our Development and Administrative Team

Mark Jensen
CAPS

Director of Development

Mark has lived in the Seattle area his entire life and is proud to call the Pacific Northwest home. He also has been in the residential remodeling business, in one form or the other – for over thirty years. During this time, he rose through the ranks, as the person driving the dump truck, while learning the skills to rise up the ranks. From there he went onto Carpenter, then Lead carpenter, onto Project superintendent and into Sales and Sales management roles.

When Mark is not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and partner in crime, Karen! He also enjoys the outdoors, woodworking, long pointless drives in the mountains, and RC rock crawling. Mark enjoys working with clients to help them realize their remodeling dreams. He believes the most rewarding projects are the life-changing ones, including aging-in-place and/or universal design projects -so folks can live, and stay in their homes all while being safe and happy.

Tiffany Beck

Development Coordinator

Tiffany comes to us with over twenty years of industry and product knowledge. She is from a family of plumbing professionals, including her Great-Grandfather. She joined Irons Brothers Construction’s team after working in luxury plumbing showroom sales and customer service, here locally and in Colorado.

Tiffany is from Greeley Colorado and moved to Edmonds Washington in 2014. She enjoys spending time with her husband Peter and step-daughter Noa. They have fun exploring the Pacific Northwest and traveling to visit family and friends all over the country and internationally. Tiffany’s favorite part of the customer experience is assisting them to build their visions into reality.

Melissa Irons
CGR CGP CAPS

Director of Administration

In 2008 Melissa retired as a surgery room nurse and joined her husband Joseph’s company as co-owner beside him. Melissa uses her background in nursing, management and customer service to keep the showroom, office, field, and personnel systems running smoothly.

Most notably she was recently named the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Remodeler of the Month for November 2018. The full article can be found online and its a great read! Congratulations Melissa on this well-deserved honor!

Melissa enjoys educating homeowners and philanthropy as part of her company responsibilities. Melissa was awarded 2016 Remodeler Member of the Year, by her MBA colleagues for her passionate volunteer work in the remodeling industry. She currently volunteers for the MBA’s Remodelers & Professional Women in Building Council.

Raised in Seattle, Melissa loves spending time with her two beautiful daughters Venetia & Samaria and friends, being outdoors, doing crafts with her girls, and shopping! Her favorite part of remodeling, is the satisfaction of a client who returns home to their new and improved life.

Scarlet Haney

Administrator

Scarlet Haney, Administrator, and one of the most senior on our team, aside from the Founder. Starting in 2007, Scarlet began her tenure with Irons Brothers Construction as an administrative assistant, and now is the coordinator of our trade partners and our customer service activities in the showroom/ office.

Scarlet is generally the first-person you will encounter at our showroom. As our Administrator, she plays a large part in our day-to-day & long-term operations. Scarlet’s background includes healthcare, case management and supervision, she also has education in both Criminal Justice and the Arts and Sciences.

A Seattle native, Scarlet is mother of 2 girls, Cheyenne & Bailey, and two boys, Cody & Aiden. She enjoys the outdoors, arts and supporting her children in their activities. She thrives on coordinating a team approach to overcoming challenges.

Interested in joining our team, visit Employment Opportunities.