Meet the Kittle Team

From left to right: Dennis Buchanan, project manager; Gary Cooley, superintendent; Hector Campa, craftsperson; Jason Stubblefield, superintendent; Sherri Wallace, office assistant

From left to right: Ken Schagel, project manager; Kevin Sayers, craftsperson; Nancy Kennelly, office manager; Niles Stein, superintendent; Brad Haugen, superintendent

From left to right: Hector Campa Jr., craft apprentice


Tom Kittle
Owner/General Manager

Tom is a third-generation Tucsonan who established the company in 2000. Kittle Design and Construction emphasizes on long-term relationships with businesses and institutions.

Want to know more about Tom?

  • Master of Construction Management - University of California, Berkeley, CA, 1994
  • Magna Cum Laude Bachelor of Architecture - University of Oregon, 1991
  • Visiting Student - Architecture College, Universidad de Valparaiso, Chile, 1986
  • Registered Arizona Architect 32503
  • Member of American Institute of Architects, Arizona Builders Alliance, United States Green Building Council, Better Business Bureau, Tucson Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
  • LEED Green Associate
  • Chairman of the Southern Division of the Arizona Builders’ Alliance, 2012-2013
  • Speaks Spanish


Susan Petrus
Owner/Project Manager

Susan is a Project Manager at Kittle Design and Construction. Her role includes providing estimates and schedules, and she manages a variety of commercial and institutional projects.

Susan brings with her a background as a project architect within various firms in Tucson.

Want to know more about Susan?

  • Volunteered with the United States Peace Corps, Dominican Republic from 1992-1994 where she worked with rural coffee farmers and rural youth groups.
  • Bachelor of Architecture - University of Oregon, 1991
  • Registered Arizona Architect 32917
  • Site Superintendent, Cool Houses – Cooler Women
  • Volunteer with Rebuilding Together
  • Girl Scout Troop Leader
  • LEED Project experience
  • Speaks Spanish