Meet Our Team

Vap, Jeff & Linda 2Jeffry J. Vap: President
Jeff began his construction career in Atwood more than thirty years ago, in roofing and general construction. After seeing the possibilities of post frame construction, Jeff, along with his wife Linda, created Vap Construction’s Post Frame Building line. He is also the primary salesman for our line of Vap Steel Frame Buildings. He is a great visionary for the company, actively managing Vap Property Solutions, an apartment project in Anthony, Kansas, as well as Vap Cattle Company, with ranch holdings in multiple states in the region.

Linda Young-Vap: Vice President
Linda holds a Liberal Studies degree from Fresno State in California. She taught 3rd and 6th grades for fifteen years. After marrying Jeff and moving to Kansas, she was a frontrunner in turning the Vap general construction business into the Vap Construction Steel & Post Frame Building corporation. Linda specializes in building design and the overall management of the company. In addition to running a successful business, Linda is very active in the community as a member of the Rawlins County school board and the Smokin’ of the Beaver BBQ Festival committee, among other volunteer positions.

 
Vap Gary PhotoGary Vap: Frame Salesman & Crew Manager
Gary, Jeff’s brother, has returned home to Atwood from Fort Worth, Texas where he worked as a construction contractor for over 20 years. He is an excellent salesman in our post frame building division, and he also manages the construction crews, overhead door installation, and repair issues.
Vap Tyson PhotoTyson Vap: Roofing Salesman & Coordinator 
Tyson, Jeffry’s son, received an Associates degree in Engineering Technology from Northwest Technical College in Goodland, Kansas. After working in Denver as a project designer, he returned home to Atwood to manage the roofing portion of Vap Construction.
Vap Taylor PhotoTaylor Vap: Project Manager; Interiors & Exteriors
Taylor, Jeff’s nephew, earned a Bachelor of Technology in Construction Technology degree from Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kansas. Taylor manages our expanding line of turnkey building projects, from commercial offices to our newest offering, the residential “barndominium”. He also specializes in interiors, exteriors, and decks.
Vap Dylan PhotoDylan Vap: Interiors & Exteriors 
Dylan, Jeff’s nephew, began his construction career in May 2012 after receiving certificates in Carpentry and Cabinet Making from North Central Kansas Technical College in Hays, Kansas. Dylan works on custom interiors and exteriors, and has recently taken on gutter installation as a new product offering for Vap Construction.
Dustin 1Dustin Vap: Insulation
Dustin, Linda & Jeff’s son, has worked for Vap Construction since he was a teenager. After he completed the Electrical program at Northwest Kansas Technical School in Goodland, Kansas, he returned home to Vap Construction. He does electrical work and is in charge of installing our insulation products, including Batt, Fiberglass Blow-In, and Spray Foam. Dustin has recently taken on concrete work and is quickly learning that aspect of construction.
Holmdahl Wendy Photo webWendy Holmdahl: Office Manager and Steel Building & Concrete Coordinator 
Wendy has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Modern Language—Spanish, graduating from Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kansas. After working in the legal profession for many years, she switched to the construction field, to become a secretary for Vap Construction in 2011 and worked her way to the position of Office Manager in 2013. As well as managing the office, Wendy also coordinates steel building construction and concrete.
Jenn 2Jennifer Smith: Sales Assistant & Customer Service
Jennifer is our newest office employee at Vap Construction. She began her career in the medical field in 2004 and quickly worked her way up to surgical coordinator and billing office manager of an office in Scottsdale, Arizona. In May 2014 Jennifer decided to return to Atwood, her hometown, and completely changed careers to work in the construction industry. Jennifer’s attention to detail and friendly disposition make her perfectly suited to working with our customers throughout the building process.
Alicia 1Alicia Baumfalk: Accounts and Finance 
Alicia has an Associates of Applied Science and Telecommunications from Northwest Kansas Technical School. After working in the fiber optics/telecommunications industry for six years, she returned home to Atwood to be close to her family. Since January 2014, she has handled the human resource aspect for Vap Construction, as well as accounts payable and receivable.
  Maaske Sarah PhotoSarah Maaske: Bookkeeper for Vap Cattle Company
Sarah has an Associates degree in Agricultural Economics from Colby Community College. Sarah brings her lifelong agricultural background to her bookkeeping position on the farm and ranch side of the Vap business.
 

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