About

Philip SheltonPhilip Shelton of Shelton Construction, Inc., is dedicated to the craft of home building. He is a leader in the industry at the state level, working to promote professionalism, skill, and ethics in the industry. He believes in continuing education to be knowledgeable about the latest technologies and techniques that result in better, healthier, more energy-efficient homes for his clients.

Philip earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Alabama and established Shelton Construction in 1993. He has earned the coveted designations of Graduate Master Builder™ and Graduate Master Remodeler™ as well as those of Certified Graduate Builder™,  Certified Graduate Remodeler™, Certified Aging-In-Place Specialist, and Certified Green Professional from the National Association of Home Builders’ education division, the Home Builders Institute. Less than one percent of our nation’s builders has earned one of these distinctions.

Philip is also a certified EnergyKey builder through the Home Builders Association of Alabama. This certification means that he can implement energy-efficient techniques that lower utility costs and increase comfort in the living spaces.

Philip is a leader in the community. He serves on the advisory board for the Better Business Bureau of North Alabama, is the past chairman of that board and maintains an A+ rating from the BBB. Philip also served for six years on the Morgan County Habitat for Humanity board of directors and was the builder of record for the organization during that time. He also served on the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce board of directors, was a three-time president of the Greater Morgan County Builders Association (GMCBA), was the builder of the GMBCA 2004 Showcase Home, and served as the chairman of the Remodelers Council of the Huntsville Madison County Builders Association.

Katie Shaw

Katie Shaw coordinates the client experience for new construction and renovations, managing the many selection details of each unique project. She also serves as the Shelton Construction office manager, with many years of experience in executive offices for the construction industry. Katie holds a bachelor’s degree from Wheaton College (Chicago), and a master’s degree in Library and Information Studies from the University of Alabama.

Mike Jared

Mike Jared is certified as a Residential Construction Superintendent and Lead Paint Renovator. He serves as a main point of contact for our clients and subcontractors. With many years of experience in custom building and renovation, Mike excels as a Project Manager for Shelton Construction.

Michael Jared Jr.

Michael Jared, Jr., also serves as a Project Manager at Shelton Construction. He is certified as a Residential Construction Superintendent, Interior Designer, and Lead Paint Renovator. With a family history of skilled craftsmanship, he has years of experience in custom design and construction.

Awards & Recognition

  • 2024 The Best General Contractors in Alabama
    Home Builder Digest
  • 2023 Better Business Bureau of North Alabama’s Torch Award for Ethics
    Winner – Small Business
  • 2020 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Kitchens
  • 2019 Better Business Bureau Awards
    Torch Awards for Ethics Finalist
  • 2019 The Best General Contractors in Alabama
    General Contractors Magazine
  • 2018 Home Builder Digest
    Listed as one of the “Best Custom Home Builders in Alabama”
  • 2017 Home Builders Association of Alabama
    Don Nolan Builder of the Year
  • 2016 Greater Morgan County Builders Association
    Builder of the Year
  • 2015 Graduate Master Builder National Winner – National Association of Home Builders
    Designee of the Year
  • 2014 Greater Morgan County Builders Association
    Remodeler of the Year
  • 2012 Greater Morgan County Builders Association
    Remodeler of the Year
  • 2011 Greater Morgan County Builders Association
    Remodeler of the Year
  • 2011 Home Builders Association of Alabama Awards
    Remodeler of the Year
  • 2010 Greater Morgan County Builders Association
    Remodeler of the Year
  • 2010 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Whole House Remodel over $500,000
  • 2010 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Whole House Remodel $250,000 – $500,000
  • 2010 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Kitchen Remodel over $80,000
  • 2010 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Specialty Remodel
  • 2009 Chrysalis Award Winner
    Best Commercial Remodel in the Southeastern Region of the United States
  • 2009 Greater Morgan County Builders Association
    Remodeler of the Year
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Whole House Remodel over $500,000
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    Best In Show
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Additions over $250,000
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Bath Remodel over $50,000
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Outdoor Living
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Historic Preservation
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Commercial Renovation