Fred Larsen opened Pillar To Post offices for Salt Lake and Tooele Counties in 2002. Fred’s background includes long term business management experience in electronics, materials control, and sales and marketing. He has been the general contractor of several homes and buildings throughout the state. He was the past president of the American Society of Home Inspectors, and a founding board member of the Utah Inspectors Guild. Fred received the coveted award of “Franchisee of the Year” out of more than 500 Pillar To Post franchises Fred is an avid Jazz fan, cheers for the Salt Lake Real, and loves boating.
Casey Larsen has been With Pillar to Post in Salt lake city since the beginning. Helping Fred on inspections during summers and breaks throughout middle school and high school, Casey even became a certified home inspector at the age of 12. He excels in customer service, and we often get glowing reviews regarding his knowledgeable, open, easy going, and informative manner. Casey attended the University of Utah for a business degree and enjoys Utah football, golfing, and outdoor activities
Chris joined Pillar To Post early in 2012 after being an Independent Home Inspector for 2 years. Chris has performed well over 1,000 home inspections. Prior to joining Pillar To Post, Chris spent 10 years doing remodeling of basements, kitchens and bathrooms and running his own General Handyman business. Chris enjoys spending time with his wife Jill and their two beautiful daughters. They especially enjoy camping and riding their ATVs.
Rocky Kerr joined Pillar To Post in 2017, and has a long history of inspecting. He has been a property insurance adjuster, then claims manager for over 20 years. He has experience in building several properties, and significant experience remodeling homes. Rocky has a degree in Business management. In his long service in the industry, he has honed excellent customer service skills. Rocky has 6 children, 12 grandchildren and enjoys camping, fishing, riding his snow mobiles, and hanging out with family and friends.
Sharla is our Office Manager and started with Pillar To Post in 2008. She is typically your first point of contact with our company. She is very efficient in assisting our clients with information about the inspection process and scheduling appointments. She coordinates with the Real Estate Agents to make sure everything is ready for the clients, agents and inspectors. She is exceptional in her attention to detail. Sharla and her husband Corby are passionate about golf. They also spend a lot of time at swimming pools where there daughters are actively involved on swim and water polo teams.
Mike “Mac” McLaughlin
Mac joined Pillar To Post in 2012 and has performed over 1,000 home inspections. Mac has 10 years’ experience in residential and commercial construction. He has a degree in Architectural Technology with 20 years’ experience in drafting and detailing work. Mac is proud of his 3 years of service in the US Army and his stint as a Policeman. Mac enjoys spending time with his wife Shelly and their grandson Aiden. He also likes to hit the open road on his Harley.
Jay started as a home inspector in 2019. Prior to his career shift, he worked on oil rigs in multiple states for 14 years. He spent 6 years before that as a private investigator and is also proud to have served in the U.S. Submarine service. He prides himself on his work ethic and being able to deliver information in a fun and relaxed manner. He and his wife Ying moved to Salt Lake 10 years ago and enjoy to outdoors and riding motorcycles and listening to good tunes
Rich joins Pillar To Post with hundreds of inspections under his belt. He loves working with different people every day. Rich has a background in the retail industry where his communication and attention to detail has been invaluable. Thus, thoroughness and great communication have been the pillars to his success. When not inspecting Rich is busy with his wife Ruth and their 5 kids, ages 18 to 3. They love doing things in the outdoors, whether it be camping or just roasting s’mores in the backyard. ATV trips to Southern Utah are a family favorite. They also enjoy working on their remodel projects together as a family.
Loni Larsen has taken over the marketing duties for Pillar To Post. Loni has a background in both teaching and business. She has been a licensed instructor with the Salt Lake board of Realtors since 2008, has owned her own property management business, and spend many years working in insurance inspecting, so she brings a wealth of knowledge to the team. When not busy working or teaching Continuing Education classes, you will find her doing art projects, from canvas painting to engraving to chainsaw carvings.