Tim Black, Founder & Vice President/Shareholder

Tim Black opened Black Roofing in June of 1975. Although he no longer participates in the day-to-day operations of the business, Tim’s 40+ years of experience in the roofing industry is reflected through the present culture of the company. Tim is known for his leadership and accountability in the roofing industry as well as through the employees he has taught and mentored along the way. Black Roofing & Waterproofing is a worthy example of his work ethic, commitment to his team of people and the quality he delivered in the industry. He is still active in both the Colorado Roofing Association and National Roofing Contractor Association. As a home town Boulder boy, he is still active in the community as well.


Jason Pryor, President/Shareholder

Jason began his career in the waterproofing industry in 2000 holding several positions such as Applicator, Estimator, Superintendent, Project Manager and Vice President. He joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2015 to manage the commercial waterproofing division and provide experience in air barriers, joint sealants, injections, coatings, expansion joints, pavers, green roofs, and all designs of commercial waterproofing systems. Over the years, Jason has built relationships in the Colorado construction industry with general contractors, architects, engineers, consultants, developers, building owners and manufacturer representatives. His experience, reputation and knowledge are well known throughout the industry. As the President and the majority shareholder of Black Roofing & Waterproofing, his competence propels the companies’ goals and strategies and presides over the entire workforce. He oversees budgets and ensures resources are properly allocated ensuring all departments meet individual goals. Jason takes responsibility and makes himself accountable to all the shareholders and the public the company serves.


Jen Kerrigan, Controller/Shareholder

Jen joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2019 as the Controller. Jen has over 20 years of Finance and Accounting experience. Originally from Ohio, Jen received her Bachelor’s of Science in Business Management, Accounting and Finance from The Ohio State University. Black Roofing & Waterproofing appreciates her proficient authority in managing the accounting records and the production of financial reports while she oversees all employees involved in the accounting process, including accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, inventory, and compliance. Jen’s business values, including risk mitigation plans and opportunity forecasting is a crucial part of the financial operations for the company.

Alan Nedelea, Vice President / Division Manager for Flat Roofing & Sheet Metal / Shareholder

Alan started at Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 1991. He was as a young laborer working on a hot asphalt roofing crew.  Alan soon became the youngest foreman at Black Roofing & Waterproofing running 10–12-man crews, installing large low slope, new construction and reroof projects. His initiative did not stop there, Alan desired to learn more complicated, creative designs and roof repairs, so he asked to work in the service department to have more involvement with property managers and homeowners. He learned to locate, design, correct and repair ongoing leak issues. In 2000, Alan became a superintendent supervising multiple roofing crews daily, delivering complex roof designs, material handling, controlling production, scheduling, manpower and customer service on multiple job sites. In 2008, Alan hesitated to start in sales at Black Roofing & Waterproofing as the economy was in a downturn. However, as a competitive, growth-oriented and people-focused person, Alan proved to be more than suited for roofing sales. He continues to add value to the company by constantly pursuing new ideas, estimating, working with manufacturers, vendors, local code agencies and other industry resources to stay informed of new methods. Now, as the Division Manager of the Commercial Flat Roofing department and Architectural Sheet Metal Alan, provides a level of leadership and a vision for growth within Black Roofing & Waterproofing. He supports all the managers within the departments with the authority needed to carry out their assigned duties and achieve established goals. Overseeing profit and loss responsibility, safety, development, operations, resource management, growth, teamwork, and the culture within the workplace Alan will endorse success for Black Roofing & Waterproofing for years to come.


Jack Garrett, Commercial Superintendent / Flat Roofing

Jack began his career in roofing as a laborer in 1978. Since 2001 Black Roofing & Waterproofing has utilized his practical roof experience and knowledge. Jack is a valuable and experienced supervisor of all the low-sloped roofing crews for built-up, modified, and single-ply roofing systems. He controls material handling, production, manpower, maintains and coordinates the start to completion of roofing projects on multiple job sites.


Rick Halsted, Commercial Estimator / Project Manager

Joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2019. His career in the roofing industry began in 2005 doing submittals and shop drawings.  He promptly advanced to Project Manager and has grown his expertise as a Commercial Estimator. He is precise and exceedingly knowledgeable in a variety of roofing systems including flat, metal, sloped, wall panels, and tiles.


Jim Aguirre Commercial Estimator / Project Manager

Jim was introduced to roofing while in high school. He came to Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2021 with well over a decade of experience as a Commercial Estimator and Project Manager of various types of commercial flat roofing, sheet metal roofing and wall panels. He is consistently successful with his projects working attentively with general contractors and architects.  We are excited for him to be part of the BRW team,


Jonathon Harrington, Project Engineer / Flat Roofing & Waterproofing

Jonathon joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2020.  Jonathon began in the roofing industry as a Commercial Sheet Metal Installer and has subsequently earned a degree in Construction Management from Minnesota State University, Mankato.  Black Roofing & Waterproofing utilizes Jonathon as a Project Engineer for his expert technical and mathematical skills in the Flat Roofing and Metal Roofing divisions. His expertise and strong attention to detail with skills in customer service and communication are major tools for the estimating team at Black Roofing & Waterproofing.


Diego Cardona, Superintendent / Flat Roofing

Diego joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2019. As a superintendent, Diego’s leadership and strategic thinking are what make him a successful superintendent on roofing jobs. He monitors projects from planning to completion, including tasks such as budgeting and scheduling. Diego’s quality standards and experience ensure the safety and security of the crew and the construction site making him a vital team member of of Black Roofing & Waterproofing.

Adam Fernstedt, Commercial Estimator and Service Department Manager

Adam joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2014 as a delivery driver and was swiftly promoted into the Operations Manager role.  He spent five years overseeing the daily operations of the company to guarantee the safe and efficient use of materials and company equipment which aided in overall project completion.  In 2019, a Commercial Reroof Estimator position opened up and Black Roofing & Waterproofing could not think of anyone more eligible for the job.  As an estimator, Adam spent 2 years generating reroofing business specializing in low-sloped style roofs. In 2021, he was promoted to the Service Department Manager where he oversees the complex daily needs of our service department to include customer service, repairs, maintenance, and Commercial and Residential low slope re-roofing while still estimating commercial reroofing projects.


Sam Cooley, Project Manager

Sam Cooley began his roofing career in 1980 in Louisiana. He has diverse experience in all scopes of the Residential Roofing Industry. Sam has been part of the Black Roofing & Waterproofing Team since 2001. He started as a Service Technician and now is a principal leader in the service and re-roofing department. Sam’s excellent leadership skills and quality craftsmanship shows in the roofing projects he completes. As a Service Project Manager since 2015 he has offered over 35 years of roofing experience to Black Roofing & Waterproofing and its customers.  Because of his courteous personality, Sam is a favorite of customer’s in the Black Roofing & Waterproofing Service Department.


Joseph Yackamovitch, Project Manager

Joseph is from Philadelphia, PA and began as a roofing installer at 18 years old. This prepared him with hands-on roofing experience and knowledge since 2007. Joseph joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing as a foreman in 2017 and quickly proved himself to be a capable leader, which lead to his promotion to project management. Having more than one role on Black Roofing & Waterproofing’s team provides him with a unique understanding of the company’s standards and practices. Joseph delivers excellent customer service and follows up with strict guidelines and expectations with the installers he manages. Services he provides for are low slope, steep slope, sheet metal, gutters, service and solar for residential and commercial projects.


Gabor Nemeth, Superintendent / Residential Roofing

Gabor joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in August of 2019 as a Residential Shingle Superintendent. His years of residential and commercial roofing experience have proven valuable to the team. Gabor was born in Budapest, Hungary, and moved to Colorado at the age of 6 with his parents and older brother. He was taught to have a great work ethic from his parents and due to this, he has brought a distinguished personality, notable customer service skill set, and “go get ’em” attitude, to the Black Roofing & Waterproofing team.


Amber Bonura, Service Coordinator

Amber joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2016 after working in the Customer Service and the Security industries for over 10 years. Amber started working as the Receptionist in January 2016, and then assisted with collections, payroll, and the sub-Contractor program as Accounting Coordinator. In April 2016, Amber began working as the Service Coordinator. She works closely with Adam and the other Service Project Managers daily to deliver exceptional service to all customers in need of roofing repairs.

Scot Hanson, Project Manager / Architectural Metal / Shareholder

Scot has been in the roofing industry since 1991. He began working at Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2002 as a foreman. He impressed everyone with his work ethic and talent with metal roofing systems and quickly became a superintendent on multiple projects. Scot proved to be a valued superintendent for many years and now is the principal expert and creative strength in the Architectural Metal Division at Black Roofing & Waterproofing. Scot generates expertise in all facets of Architectural Sheet Metal including metal roof systems, metal wall panels, custom patina metal panels and custom-designed fascia. Scot prides himself in the detail and the commitment he provides each customer until the job is complete and to their full satisfaction.

Kyle Bodor, Division Manager / Waterproofing and Spray Foam

Kyle started in the waterproofing industry in 2007 estimating and managing commercial waterproofing projects throughout the Colorado and southern Wyoming markets. He joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in November of 2015. He is exceptionally skilled in below grade waterproofing, above grade waterproofing, plaza deck pavers as well as expansion joint assemblies and spray polyurethane foam insulation.


Steve Vero, Project Manager / Waterproofing

Steve started his waterproofing career in 2010. He brought his expert knowledge and dedicated work ethic to Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2017.  Starting as a foreman in the waterproofing division, Steve proved his abilities and quickly was promoted to a project manager role where he estimates, manages, and budgets commercial waterproofing construction projects. His knowledge of waterproofing applications is notable and valued by contractors and within the waterproofing division.


Dylan McLaughlin, Project Manager/Waterproofing

Dylan joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2014. He has been estimating and project managing commercial waterproofing projects in the Colorado Market since 2003.  His expertise lies in budgeting projects from conceptual phase on and managing landed projects through substantial completion.   Projects of record include Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, Colorado Springs Memorial Hospital, 1800 Larimer, Denver Justice Center and Courthouse, CU Biotech, 300 17th Street Renovation, Speer and Bannock, Chase Bank Data Centers, CU Case, 5050 Syracuse, and Boulder Country Club Remodel.


Josh Booth,  Senior Superintendent / Waterproofing

Josh has been in the waterproofing industry since 2004 and has been a part of many projects throughout Colorado. He started with Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2015 as a waterproofing installer and worked his way up to a foreman position. Josh is currently the Senior Superintendent in the Waterproofing Division at Black Roofing & Waterproofing. His experience with all the various waterproofing applications is remarkably illustrated on the projects he oversees. He finds pronounced satisfaction in discovering solutions to problems, effective communication, working together with his crew and project managers to get the job finished successfully.


Aaron Raymond, Assistant Superintendent / Waterproofing

Aaron started his waterproofing career with Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2017. Shortly after being hired, he was running spray applied jobs, steadily working his way up to a foreman position in 2019. Aaron enjoys the challenge of troubleshooting problems as they come up and working steadily to complete a job accurately.  He is a firm believer that communication is key when it comes to the success of a job. Aaron was promoted to Assistant Superintendent for the waterproofing department in 2021. His proficient work practices, skills and drive are a true strength for Black Roofing & Waterproofing.


Tzveta Ivanova, Senior Project Coordinator Roofing and Waterproofing

Tzveta has been in the waterproofing industry since 2001.  She found her love for the construction industry back in 2000 and joined the Black Roofing & Waterproofing team in May of 2016.  She is crucial to all roofing and waterproofing projects that Black Roofing & Waterproofing attains. Her experience with managing communication among project team members and general contractors to ensure proper coordination between the different departments cannot be substituted. Tzveta delivers project directives very timely. Her support includes, but is not limited to, all processes through bid and submittal preparation, LEEDS documentation, contract administration, accounting and job closeout.

Kim Pryor, Business Support Manager

Kim joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2020. As the Business Support Manager, she is responsible for day-to-day oversight of business operations. With a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Management and her experience working for General Contractors, Kim has comprehensive knowledge of the business operations and the duties of the employees needed at Black Roofing & Waterproofing. Her role as business support manager allows her a thoughtful understanding of the nature of Black Roofing & Waterproofing and how best to provide the needed support to all employees and the business overall.


Jamie Schoepflin, Office/Payroll/A/P Assistant

Jamie joined Black Roofing in 2020. Originally from the East Coast, now a Colorado resident. Jamie represents Black Roofing as the office receptionist and assists in several functions like payroll, accounts payable, sending out warranties and scheduling service calls. And as a rule, she helps wherever needed.


David Weingardt, Operations Manager

Dave joined Black Roofing & Waterproofing in 2021 as the Operations Manager. He has an associate degree in Gasoline and Diesel Mechanics Applied Science. Dave began working in the construction industry in 2015 as a superintendent on commercial waterproofing projects moving on the estimating residential projects. By overseeing operations at BRW such as, ordering material, product handling, storage requirements, processes for receiving product, equipment utilization and inventory management Dave is valuable to Black Roofing & Waterproofing not just for a safe workplace but one with quality control, improved productivity, and efficiency.


Dave Cook, Metal Shop Technician

Dave Cook is Black Roofing & Waterproofing’s in-house metal fabricator. He joined the team in 2009. He is an expert in design metal and practices different fabrication techniques. The most common ones are cutting and machining, punching, and drilling, straightening, bending and rolling, fitting and reaming.  His experienced craftsmanship ensures a reliable product which meets quality control standards for the customers we contract with for metal roofing.

ASSOCIATIONS

Colorado Roofing Association
National Roofing Contractors
Western States Roofing Contractors Association
Better Business Bureau