YOUR FACTORY DREAM TEAM

YOUR FACTORY DREAM TEAM

TOGETHER

PAVING THE WAY

Found your factory on decades of lessons learned.

Creating and running successful modular factories as industry pioneers have been exciting—and humbling. Today, our business is all about helping you understand risks, avoid costly mistakes, and enjoying the adventure in the process. Our leadership teamvcovers all the bases, bringing decades of modular factory success as consultants to your project.

Rick Murdock
Rick has paved the way in the volumetric modular industry—founding, building, and running three thriving companies in the process. His 47 years as a modular leader range from his years as co-founder of Guerdon Enterprises to his latest role of designing a first-of-its-kind automated factory and getting it built.

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Curtis Fletcher
Curtis has grown his starting role in drafting into a multifaceted 30-year career in project planning and design across commercial and residential construction markets. He has pioneered best practices with project stakeholders and automation teams in multifamily modular.

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Joe Sievers
Merrick Macomber
Merrick brings an essential skillset in operations, finance, management, and culture—built on years of experience in modular, beginning at Guerdon. She has repeatedly risen to leadership roles in large operations and startups as a multifaceted problem solver and team builder.

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Joe Sievers
Curtis Fletcher
Curtis has grown his starting role in drafting into a multifaceted 30-year career in project planning and design across commercial and residential construction markets. He has pioneered best practices with project stakeholders and automation teams in multifamily modular.

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Joe Sievers
Rick Murdock
Rick has paved the way in the volumetric modular industry—founding, building, and running three thriving companies in the process. His 47 years as a modular leader range from his years as co-founder of Guerdon Enterprises to his latest role of designing a first-of-its-kind automated factory and getting it built.

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Merrick Macomber
Merrick brings an essential skillset in operations, finance, management, and culture—built on years of experience in modular, beginning at Guerdon. She has repeatedly risen to leadership roles in large operations and startups as a multifaceted problem solver and team builder.

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Joe Sievers
Roger Lyons
Roger has dedicated his life to affordable housing and the modular industry. After 20 years helping establish and grow the factory home industry, he founded Penn Lyon Homes—a manufacturer of high-quality single-family and commercial structures.

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Joe Sievers
Joe is among the most experienced modular pros in the business. He has completed more than 60 total multifamily projects and hundreds of single-family projects across 15 western states plus Canada and Texas.

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Joe Sievers

You've got to be able to see the big picture and see the project through to the end

Rick Murdock, CEO / Founder

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Joe Sievers
Manufacturing Project Manager
Joe is among the most experienced modular pros in the business. He has completed more than 60 total multifamily projects and hundreds of single-family projects across 15 western states plus Canada and Texas.

Joe began his modular career in 1989, spending over 2 years rotating through all factory stations to learn every aspect of factory operation. He then began doing service and warranty work as a liaison between retailer, factory, and customer. He has directed onsite services for two major modular companies, and acted as project manager for the general contracting arm of one of the nation’s largest developers.

Joe is a true jack of all trades in modular and a true believer in the modular approach. He also has decades of history working with the other members of Waypaver.

Mastery

Modular: 30+ yrs
Onsite Modular & GC: 25 yrs
Service/Warranty 25 yrs

Skillset

Modular A-Z
Hands-on and supervisory
sSites and factory

Dream

Mainstreaming modular throughout the world

Roger Lyons
Project Manager
Roger has dedicated his life to affordable housing and the modular industry. After 20 years helping establish and grow the factory home industry, he founded Penn Lyon Homes—a manufacturer of high-quality single-family and commercial structures.

Roger’s depth and breadth of global factory experience is truly unmatched. After over a decade running his own factory, he formed a consulting firm focused on developing modular factories worldwide. He helped his customers establish 12 modular factories in 7 countries before joining Waypaver in 2017.

Roger is a true industry partner, who has served as Chairman of the National Modular Housing Council, President of the Modular Council at the National Association of Home Builders, Chairman of the Building Systems Council—and has been recognized with the S.A. Walters Award.

Mastery

Modular: 55+ yrs
Factory Ownership 35 yrs
Consulting: 13 yrs

Skillset

Modular veteran
Global expert
Industry giant

Dream

World-class modular factories everywhere the world needs them

Rick Murdock
CEO / Founder
Rick has paved the way in the volumetric modular industry—founding, building, and running three thriving companies in the process. His 47 years as a modular leader range from his years as co-founder of Guerdon Enterprises to his latest role of designing a first-of-its-kind automated factory and getting it built.

Skilled in all facets of volumetric modular—from factory operation to final assembly onsite—Rick has created and managed factories, brought developers and factories together, and helped many factory owners find success. Rick’s leadership style is to set a clear and ambitious vision, remove roadblocks, and serve the entire team.

Rick is a visionary realist, who sees such tremendous value in modular that he’s devoted his life to taking on challenges, making breakthroughs, and sharing proven success formulas.

Mastery

Modular: 45+ yrs
Consulting: 20+ yrs, Automation: 2 yrs

Skillset

Modular pioneer
Factory black belt
Industry visionary

Dream

Making modular the preferred way to build—worldwide

Curtis Fletcher
Partner
Curtis has grown his starting role in drafting into a multifaceted 30-year career in project planning and design across commercial and residential construction markets.

Curtis has pioneered best practices with project stakeholders and automation teams in multifamily modular. He brings hands-on product design and manufacturing expertise to leadership roles at the world’s first automated volumetric plant, a unique housing product platform, and the nation’s premiere modular pre-construction firm.

Curtis is passionate about pioneering many best practices at the intersection of architecture, construction, manufacturing, automation, and robotics.

Mastery

Modular 30+ yrs
Design/Modeling 30+ yrs
Automation 3 yrs

Skillset

Modular pioneer
Design powerhouse
Automation innovator

Dream

Creating housing products that are manufactured with car factory speed and precision.

Merrick Macomber
VP / Partner
Merrick brings an essential skillset in operations, finance, management, and culture—built on years of experience in modular, beginning at Guerdon. She has repeatedly risen to leadership roles in large operations and startups as a multifaceted problem solver and team builder.

As a project manager, Merrick has driven key support functions of some of the most innovative and successful large-scale modular projects in the West. As a management team executive, she is versed in talent acquisition and building lasting team culture, operations and marketing, and ground-up corporate office design—including 2,500 square-foot, 6,000 square-foot, and 30,000 square-foot office spaces. A strong believer in social good, she has founded and led community nonprofits.

Merrick has a passion to grow the industry and create fun, empowering cultures where each employee looks forward to coming to work.

Mastery

Ops & Startups: 14 yrs
Modular: 9 yrs

Skillset

Ops ninja
Culture rock star
Marketing pro

Dream

Attainable housing for all, enjoyable work for you

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