Born in Lansing Michigan, Steve resides in Williamston, Michigan where he has a long family history dating back to the 1840’s. His cousins own a centennial farm south of town and are also the keepers of proud Civil War artifacts from Great uncles who fought under generals Grant and Sherman.
Education: Bachelor of Science Building Construction Management, Michigan State University 1984
Pulte Homes Corporation, Rockville, Maryland
Ryland Homes, Richmond, Virginia
Ryan Homes, Sarasota, Florida
Started LaFollette Custom Homes, Ltd. 1991
Started LaFollette Kitchen/Design Studio 2004
Married to Rebecca Virginia Eyke, with three children
Christopher age 14
Benjamin age 11
Abigail age 9
Downtown Development Authority, Williamston
Williamstown Township Historic Committee
National Trust for Historic Preservation
National Association of Home Builders
NAHB Remodelers Council
Hobbies: Travel, Rowing, Basketball, Military History, Architectural history
Rod Roosa has been with LaFollette Custom Homes for 8 years. He runs a tight ship and possesses excellent field skills. With an eye for quality, Rod ensures that each job meets our high expectations. Rod is a client favorite for his ready smile and strong work ethic.
Marketing Manager and Business Manager
Rebecca has been married to Steve for 18 years. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and a Master of Arts degree in Public Relations, both from Michigan State University. Rebecca was formerly Editor in Chief for a Michigan-based home magazine. She decided to change gears and work for the home team while simultaneously pursuing her dream of publishing her own magazine. Rebecca is responsible for daily office operations and all company marketing.
Amy has been with the company for 13 years. A professional bookkeeper, Amy makes sure that all of our bills are paid accurately and in a timely manner. A stickler for detail, Amy keeps track of costs to ensure that our clients benefit from our negotiated rates by keeping track of bids versus bills. Clients and vendors enjoy working with Amy due to her professional abilities and her positive attitude.