We are local and 3 generations deep. South Louisiana consistently brings new challenges that we love. Whether we encounter summertime mosquitoes or hurricanes and humidity, LAMP Design + Build takes its work very seriously. We realize your home is probably the largest investment that you will make in your lifetime. We will do everything necessary to help protect your investment while guiding you toward a lasting finished product that suits your needs and budget. Together, we can complete the project of your dreams.
Quality work, professional, on time, in budget, and built right the first time.
Matthew is the founder of our family-friendly company. Starting off at a young age with a family history in construction and design, he graduated with two degrees in construction management from LSU in 2005, and has gained many other certifications over the years. He has over a decade of experience under his belt in commercial and residential general contracting. Matt brings a lifetime of passion to the business and is able to bring a high level of professional management and development to the lives of homeowners and business owners alike in the local community.
Melvin is the Architect for LAMP Design + Build, he has decades of extensive experience as an architect for both commercial and residential designs. Mel assists Lamp Design Build, LLC in contacting and sharing with each customer his solid knowledge of how a project can be accomplished and brought to fruition.
Beth is our Office Manager. After graduating from Delgado as a Surgical Technologist in 2011, she went on to manage a dental practice for 6 years. With her years of experience in business management she brings a lot to the company. Whether it’s project management, creating systems and protocols, or ordering materials she is always ready to take on any task. She is key to making sure the day to day operations at LAMP Design + Build go smoothly. When Beth's not working she enjoys spending time with her family and going to the beach.
James does the Architectural Drafting for LAMP Design + Build. He graduated from Louisiana Technical College in 2006, and worked as a Project Manager and Draftsman for many years at a high end glass company. His primary responsibility is to turn a customer's dream into a reality by developing blueprints through his proficiency with AutoCAD and his familiarity with all types of residential constructions, scalings, and dimensions. In James freetime he loves building things in his shop, working in his yard, and spoiling his wife.
Freddie is responsible for on-the-job site project construction with over 20 years of experience, he oversees the projects from start to finish. Due to his wealth of experience and knowledge, he is responsible for on the site materials and making sure employees complete the projects on time and correctly.
Ashly performs most of the administrative tasks to ensure our company's workflow runs smoothly. On top of overseeing administrative functions in the office, she helps to maintain financial functions such as payroll, collecting and entering data from daily business matters, and managing/directing customer inquiries. Ashly moved from Destrehan to the Ponchatoula area after hurricane Katrina. When she's not at work she enjoys spending time with her boys taking them to ball practice and restoring old furniture.
Shannon is responsible for the promotion of Lamp's loyalty and brand awareness within the local community, she enjoys building strong relationships with local businesses in order to bring the best products at the best prices to our customers. Shannon is also an avid hunter in her spare time, and a wonderful mom to 2 kids. She's lived in Ponchatoula her whole life and knows just about everyone. With her keen sense of the inner workings of construction and ability to learn things quickly, she is an invaluable asset to the company.