meet us

Allen Tillman  Founder  Allen established Tillman Companies, LLC in 2002 in order to fulfill a dream.   “I don’t use an alarm clock – I wake up every day excited about this stuff. Building isn’t for everybody, you have to have the passion.”   Allen has multiple degrees and certifications including a Bachelor of Science in Building Construction from Auburn University. Allen is a licensed general contractor and has worked as a project manager, developer, estimator, property manager, consultant, and inspector.

Allen Tillman Founder

Allen established Tillman Companies, LLC in 2002 in order to fulfill a dream.

“I don’t use an alarm clock – I wake up every day excited about this stuff. Building isn’t for everybody, you have to have the passion.”

Allen has multiple degrees and certifications including a Bachelor of Science in Building Construction from Auburn University. Allen is a licensed general contractor and has worked as a project manager, developer, estimator, property manager, consultant, and inspector.

Eddie Savage  Commercial Project Manager  Though Eddie has extensive experience in residential new construction and renovations, he specializes in commercial and industrial building.   “You would be surprised at how much we can accomplish without disrupting business workflow. People come in Monday morning, see a new wall or floor finish, and wonder ‘was that always there?’ "   He’s been an a project manager, superintendent, estimator and owner through many large commercial projects including churches, retail centers, restaurants and schools. Eddie attended the UT School of Architecture and Pellissippi State.  ed@tillmancompanies.com

Eddie Savage Commercial Project Manager

Though Eddie has extensive experience in residential new construction and renovations, he specializes in commercial and industrial building.

“You would be surprised at how much we can accomplish without disrupting business workflow. People come in Monday morning, see a new wall or floor finish, and wonder ‘was that always there?’ "

He’s been an a project manager, superintendent, estimator and owner through many large commercial projects including churches, retail centers, restaurants and schools. Eddie attended the UT School of Architecture and Pellissippi State.

ed@tillmancompanies.com

Valerie Garner  Residential Project Manager  Valerie builds new dream homes and restores historic spaces too.   “I renovated a house on HGTV. Now what?”   Valerie has experience as a residential developer, construction and design consultant, general contractor and realtor. She has also worked with Habitat for Humanity, been a Board of Directors member of HBAGK, consulted for a DIY Network show, and is currently on the foundation board of directors for the Interfaith Health Clinic.  valerie@tillmancompanies.com

Valerie Garner Residential Project Manager

Valerie builds new dream homes and restores historic spaces too.

“I renovated a house on HGTV. Now what?”

Valerie has experience as a residential developer, construction and design consultant, general contractor and realtor. She has also worked with Habitat for Humanity, been a Board of Directors member of HBAGK, consulted for a DIY Network show, and is currently on the foundation board of directors for the Interfaith Health Clinic.

valerie@tillmancompanies.com

Nicole Parker  Assistant Residential Project Manager  Nicole coordinates time, people, and materials for residential projects.   “ I have the best job ever! I make client’s dream projects a reality.”   Her passion started by helping her family renovate homes. She has 10+ years of experience in kitchen and bath design with extensive knowledge of plumbing and lighting products. Nicole also has an Associates Degree in Accounting.  nicole@tillmancompanies.com

Nicole Parker Assistant Residential Project Manager

Nicole coordinates time, people, and materials for residential projects.

“ I have the best job ever! I make client’s dream projects a reality.”

Her passion started by helping her family renovate homes. She has 10+ years of experience in kitchen and bath design with extensive knowledge of plumbing and lighting products. Nicole also has an Associates Degree in Accounting.

nicole@tillmancompanies.com

 
Teresa Duda  Office Manager & Coordinator  She handles all of the complicated office duties for Tillman, including project coordination, invoicing, payroll and accounting, office management, and warranty management.   “I run a large adult day-care.”   Teresa Duda has 20 years years of job-site and administrative construction experience and tirelessly tracks every construction cost and receipt for every project.  teresa@tillmancompanies.com

Teresa Duda Office Manager & Coordinator

She handles all of the complicated office duties for Tillman, including project coordination, invoicing, payroll and accounting, office management, and warranty management.

“I run a large adult day-care.”

Teresa Duda has 20 years years of job-site and administrative construction experience and tirelessly tracks every construction cost and receipt for every project.

teresa@tillmancompanies.com

Bao Bao  Office Dog  (Chinese: 宝宝; pinyin:  Bǎobǎo , meaning “treasure”; colloquially meaning “baby”)  Bao Bao enjoys chasing tennis balls and barking at the mail carrier.

Bao Bao Office Dog

(Chinese: 宝宝; pinyin: Bǎobǎo, meaning “treasure”; colloquially meaning “baby”)

Bao Bao enjoys chasing tennis balls and barking at the mail carrier.

Travis Tillman  Special Services Project Manager/ Consultant  He tackles the messier, more unique projects as well as maintenance, construction consulting, and property inspections.   “I like crawlspaces. There is something about them – they’re dark and quiet and can be a peaceful way to spend the day.”   Travis graduated from the University of Tennessee with a degree in Global Studies and Spanish. He is licensed by the state of Tennessee as a General Contractor for Residential, Commercial, and Industrial projects. He is also the company safety manager and maintains the website.  travis@tillmancompanies.com

Travis Tillman Special Services Project Manager/ Consultant

He tackles the messier, more unique projects as well as maintenance, construction consulting, and property inspections.

“I like crawlspaces. There is something about them – they’re dark and quiet and can be a peaceful way to spend the day.”

Travis graduated from the University of Tennessee with a degree in Global Studies and Spanish. He is licensed by the state of Tennessee as a General Contractor for Residential, Commercial, and Industrial projects. He is also the company safety manager and maintains the website.

travis@tillmancompanies.com