Kurt is Co-Owner and President of K.D. Yoder & Associates. His passion for the siding, window and door industry began, as a child when he would often accompany his father to the family’s locally owned siding, window, and door company. By the time Kurt graduated high school he had gained extensive experience working in the warehouse and with installation crews. Kurt graduated from the University of Kentucky with a degree in Communications. After spending sometime in Atlanta putting his degree to use, he returned to Columbus and the family business to gain experience in the sales division. After a few years, he was promoted to Vice President of Sales and joined the company’s Board of Directors. In 2006 he left the position to fulfill a life-long dream of owning his own business, K.D. Yoder & Associates.
Kurt and his wife, Beth, live in the Columbus area with their teenage daughter. He loves the Cleveland Browns, University of Kentucky athletics and is a season ticket holder for the Ohio State Football program. In his spare time, Kurt enjoys hunting, hiking and fishing with his family.
Warren is Co-Owner and Vice-President, Estimating of K.D. Yoder & Associates. He got his start back in 1972 hanging gutters for a local company. In 1976, he joined Kurt’s father’s company hanging gutters and siding and quickly grew into a Crew Leader. In 1980, Warren was promoted to running the gutter division. He eventually was transferred to the Estimating Department. A promotion to General Manager of New Construction Siding soon followed. His work ethic and knowledge lead him to the Vice President of New Construction and a member of the Board of Directors. In 1999 he became President of the company. Warren left in 2006 to partner with Kurt in starting K.D. Yoder & Associates.
Warren and his wife Elaine live in Plain City and have two grown children. They cherish the time with their grandkids. On the weekends, you’ll most likely find him working on a home improvement project.
Everett joined the K.D. Yoder & Associates team in 2012 as Chief Operating Officer. His diverse background and passion for growing businesses provide great balance to a team of construction experts. After graduating from Ohio University, he returned to the Columbus area where he started as a Sales Associate at a local big-box sporting goods retail store. Within 4-years he was learning to run every aspect of the business and manage his own store. In 1998, he joined a multi-million-dollar technology company to build and lead a Customer Service division. In 2001, he was offered an opportunity to join a start-up sport-specific training facility, which quickly grew into the most recognized facilities in Ohio for college and professional athletes. In 2004, Everett switched gears again to be a stay-at-home Dad to his two young daughters.
Everett and his wife, Kirsten, have two teenage daughters and reside in Columbus. Outside of being with his family, Everett enjoys his part-time position with the National Hockey League. He also stays active playing hockey and training for full- and half- marathons.
Jeff Welch Sr.
Jeff began his construction career as a gutter and siding installer in 1977 in Columbus, Ohio. After three years, he moved into the Sales and Production Division. His work ethic, attention to details, and knowledge of exterior improvement proved valuable as he eventually was promoted to Vice President of Home Remodeling Division. Jeff is a recognized expert in the industry and knows what is needed to make any home look great. In 2014, he joined K.D. Yoder & Associates as Vice President of Home Improvement.
Jeff and his wife Denise live in Columbus and have two grown children. He prefers to spend time outdoors; hiking, fishing or hunting on most weekends.
Tom spent each summer in high school installing gutters and gutter guards. He graduated from Otterbein College in 1993 with a BA in Business Administration focusing on Marketing and Management. His degree in business was put to immediate use when he started his own Home Improvement company specializing in siding, windows, doors, roofing and gutter installation After 21 years of running his own business, he joined the K.D. Yoder & Associates team to lead the Field Operations and Service Division.
Tom and his wife, Mimi, live in Columbus and have three teenage children. He prefers to spend his free time with family and friends, especially watching his kids flourish on the athletic fields.
Jeff Welch Jr.
Jeff joined KD Yoder & Associates in 2015 as a Project Manager. His experience and knowledge in the construction industry has proven to be invaluable. When he was in high school he worked in the warehouse of a local Home Improvement siding, windows, doors and gutter company. After graduating from Columbus State Community College with a Business Management degree, Jeff spent several months working with installation crews. In 2010, Jeff was given an opportunity to work directly with homeowners through Home Improvement sales and quickly became one of the top Sales Associates.
Jeff resides in Columbus and enjoys following the Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Cavaliers and Ohio State football. In his free time, he loves art and creating various masterpieces through drawing.
Vicente is the newest member to the K.D. Yoder & Associates family joining in Deecember of 2019 as Field Operations Assistant . While attending high school in the Columbus area, Vicente worked for a demolition construction crew and spent many weekends installing siding and windows. After graduation, he joined the family business fulltime focusing on installation of exterior trim and siding on new construction projects. Vicente is a welcomed addition to our team as he brings excellent skill and ideas in a supporting role to our crews and home owners.
Vicente lives in Columbus and has three young children. He loves going camping and fishing and visiting with family throughout the Midwest.
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