Our Team

Meet Our Staff

Executive Team

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Bob Knight

President & Licensed State of Florida Residential Contractor

Your home represents your ideas and dreams; it is unique to you and must fit your needs and lifestyle.

Bob is a construction industry professional with more than 30 years of industry experience. A Florida Licensed Contractor, he has worked with both small local builders and national homebuilding companies during his career. He says, “Our ultimate goal is to provide a pleasant homebuilding experience for each of our customers.”

Bob is well-known in the Southwest Florida community where he has served the boards of the Lee Building Industry Association and the Cape Coral Construction Industry Association and is an active member of Rotary International.

A hands-on owner, Bob personally meets with every Paul Homes customer and visits every home under construction.

Administrative Team

We make sure your home is built to our high standard
Rich Verblaauw

Rich Verblaauw

Vice President & State of Florida Licensed Contractor

I love to build houses because we start from just a parcel of land and end up with a beautiful home for someone.

As a Florida certified licensed contractor, Rich has been in the construction industry for over 30 years, joining Paul Homes in 2005. He has worked with a wide variety of subcontractors, building hundreds of homes for customers, each of which he is proud. His drive to build extraordinary homes is evident in his expertise and attention to detail he gives every new home, treating it as if it were his own.  Rich understands each home represents someone’s dream; his goal is to make this experience one of the most rewarding times for his customer.

Rich and his family are proud to support the local education and sports community.  Growing up in this area, he and his wife have witnessed SW Florida grow into one of the most popular areas in the U.S. for relocation. Rich looks forward to building your new home! Contact Rich, 239 542 1750.

Bob Masquelier

Bob Masquelier

Construction Superintendent & State of Florida Licensed Contractor

My role gives me the unique opportunity to be an intricate part of watching someone’s dream unfold.

Bob is a construction industry professional with more than 38 years experience. A Florida licensed contractor, he has worked with local and national home builders and understands the details of the new home construction process. His expertise also includes building multi-family and high-end custom homes. He joined Paul Homes in 2012 because of their solid reputation, stability, and dedication to providing outstanding customer service.

As a Superintendent, Bob gets involved throughout the entire building process in order to make it an enjoyable and rewarding experience for the customer. Bob places the client first. He understands the value of consistently communicating with clients, and answering any questions they have. His attention to detail and desire to build the best home, ensures his clients’ vision will come to life and exceed their expectations. Contact Bob, 239 542 1750


Greg Bella

Construction Superintendent & State of Florida Licensed Contractor

I enjoy working one-on-one with clients, guiding them to ensure their dream home is extraordinary.

As a Licensed contractor in the state of Florida, Greg has managed the construction of hundreds of homes in SW Florida for over 30 years. He prides himself on paying close attention to every aspect of the build process, offering suggestions and improvements along the way, so his clients have an exceptional building experience.

Originally from Cleveland, OH, Greg grew up in the construction industry. His passion for quality is evident with every project, and his priority is to ensure his team consistently works towards the same goal – delivering an extraordinary home.

In his free time, Greg is an avid cyclist and enjoys time with his family. Contact Greg, 239 542 1750

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Julie Stachler

Accounting Manager

At Paul Homes, we have a natural synergy within our team where we all work together to create the dream home our clients envision.

Julie has called Lee County her home since 1976 and has witnessed this area transform to a thriving small town.   After graduating from Florida State University with a degree in Accounting, she became a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).  Julie gained extensive experience in this field prior to joining Paul Homes in 2005.

As Accounting Manager, Julie is an intricate part of the team, responsible for all aspects of accounting and permitting. She consistently demonstrates a service-oriented mindset for the client in every facet of her job.  Her innovativeness and problem solving skills helps to create better processes and maintain efficiency in the office.  And she does all this with a genuine smile!

Julie enjoys spending time with family and friends, working out, reading, and watching her husband, a musician, play bass in a band. Contact Julie, 239 542 1750.

Robert Stoebenau

Robert Stoebenau

Purchasing Manager

I pride myself in always learning about new and unique products, methods and processes for the building industry.

Originally from Philadelphia, Robert attended the only Catholic vocational high school in the U.S. studying cabinet making from an experienced German cabinetmaker. As a teen, he worked in a lumberyard, then was promoted to managing the first cabinet design center in Philadelphia. After owning his own cabinet design firm, he made the move to SW Florida to avoid the long winters, and enjoy the small town ambience.

As the Purchasing Manager for Paul Homes, he handles all aspects of purchasing, including pricing custom products, finding solutions to customers’ desires, and assisting the new Home Sales Consultants and production department with unique customer requests.

He and his wife give back by supporting The Make-A-Wish Foundation as wish granters, and volunteer at fundraisers for the Fort Myers Police Department. Contact Robert, 239 542 1750.

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Doug Evans

Warranty Manager

I enjoy working with a team of professionals who take pride in their work to ensure clients have a rewarding homebuilding experience.

Doug grew up in the construction industry learning the art of exterior stucco from his father who involved him in the family business from an early age.  As a result of his dad’s coaching and expertise, Doug opened his own stucco business in 2001.   Due to his high level of craftsmanship, he was quickly chosen as one of Paul Homes key subcontractors.  After working well with this homebuilding team for many years, he was offered a position as the Warranty and Punch-Out Manager in 2017.  He eagerly accepted! 

Doug’s background, positive attitude, and attention to detail make him a great fit to work with clients at punch-out, and after the sale during the warranty phase.  He is a proud father of two wonderful daughters, who keep him busy!  He also enjoys bowling with friends, and watching the Dallas Cowboys. Contact Doug with any questions, 239 542 1750. ext 110.

Sales Team

We help you choose the perfect home
Jeffrey Gazlay 2019

Jeffrey Gazlay, Broker Associate,  Realtor ®,  CSP, GRI

Certified New Home Sales Specialist

My goal is to listen closely to our clients and get to know what is important to them so their new home is exactly what they envision.

Jeffrey is a Broker Associate and Certified New Home Sales Specialist for Paul Homes whose passion is to help his clients make their dream of living in paradise a reality.

Jeffrey took a leap of faith in 1994 and moved from upstate NY to beautiful Cape Coral to enjoy the sunshine, white sandy beaches, and the Florida lifestyle.

His career path includes earning degrees from both the Police Academy and Edison State College, working for the Department of Corrections for several years. In 2001, Jeffrey followed his passion and became a licensed Realtor and New Home Sales Specialist with Paul Homes.

Jeffrey has two beautiful daughters, Havana and Hailey, along with a dog, Buddy. He is a member of several local Jeep Clubs and is also on the Board of Directors for the Cape Coral Construction Industry Association (CCCIA).

Jeffrey is a recipient of several Gold and Platinum Awards for sales volume from the Lee County Sales & Marketing Council. His designations include: Real Estate Brokers license, GRI (Graduate Real Estate Institute); Top Gun Certification; CSP (Certified New Home Salesperson), Leadership Cape Coral Class of 2020.

Contact Jeffrey: 239.281.7334Jeffrey.Gazlay@paulhomes.com, to get started on your dream home.

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Todd Bostwick, Realtor ®

New Home Sales Specialist

I love being a part of building someone’s dream and watching their vision become reality!

Originally from Pittsburgh, Todd has more than 20 years’ experience as a real estate investor, from property management to purchasing, selling, remodeling and new home construction. Combined with his background in the service industry, Todd provides his clients with invaluable expertise and vision whether they are looking to sell, build, or purchase the home of their dreams.  His solid industry relationships plus his drive to help his clients, means he will work confidently and tirelessly to ensure a smooth transaction.  Todd also has a deep appreciation for the relocation process based on his own personal experience and is ready to help others make the move to Southwest Florida!

In his spare time, Todd and his family enjoy the beach and all the amenities this area offers.  He also coaches his sons’ baseball teams and volunteers at their school and his church.  When you need a local’s insight to Cape Coral and the surrounding area, contact Todd, 239 910 7298 or todd.bostwick@paulhomes.com.

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Robin McKeever, Realtor ®, CSP, CMP, TRC, AHWD, PMN

Certified New Home Sales Specialist

2019 President-elect, Royal Palm Coast Realtor Association

Life's most powerful combination is a passionate heart driven by a positive attitude.

Robin is a native of Ohio with a solid background in Finance, Banking, and leadership roles in several non-profit organizations. She moved to Cape Coral in 2001, obtained her real estate license, and became a Certified New Home Sales Professional with Paul Homes.

Robin has been named the 2019 President-elect for the Royal Palm Coast Realtor Association, and will serve as President in 2020.  Affiliated with the Women’s Council of Realtors (WCR) at all levels, Robin has served in many capacities including being recognized as the 2013 WCR Florida Member of the Year.

With more than 17 years experience in real estate, she understands the importance of listening to her clients to find out exactly what they are looking for in their dream home. Contact Robin when you’re considering building in this area, 239 292 4158 or robin.mckeever@paulhomes.com.