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 a full time inspector with Pillar To Post since 2015. Prior working full time, he had been involved with the family business for years working thru his summers. He excels in customer service. We often get glowing reports from our customers regarding his knowledgeable, open easy going and informative manner. He is a big fan of his alma mater University of Utah, where he pursued a business degree. Casey enjoys golf, outdoor activities, and anything to do with exotic cars.
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.
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.
Tom came to Pillar To Post with a very diversified background in the home building industry. He landed in the Salt Lake area after being transferred here with Home Depot to help develop and grow this market for them. He has worked for a remodeling contractor, window and door installation company and was a project manager for a company specializing in modern highly energy efficient homes. He worked with eBay’s Business Development group for 3½ years, so he knows how to relate to customers and clients. Tom has 3 children, ages 5, 9 and 12 and loves to spend time with them camping, fishing hiking and bike riding.
Alex joined Pillar To Post in the spring of 2013. He has performed over 600 inspections for Pillar To Post. He has 10 plus years’ experience in home remodeling. Alex spent 2 years as a Manufacturer’s Sales Representative in the flooring industry and 4 years doing Environmental Air Sampling. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Business/Economics from the University of Maine. Alex enjoys about any activity he can in the outdoors including hiking, biking, snowmobiling, skiing etc.
Bus started with Pillar To Post in 2003 after over 20 years in construction and construction management. He is a licensed General Contractor in the state of Utah and has a college degree in construction. Bus has performed over 3,500 inspections for Pillar To Post. Bus has semi-retired from Pillar To Post but is still available to assist our other inspectors on larger homes and projects. Bus enjoys spending time with his wife Kathy, their family and spoiling his grand kids. (This includes two sets of twins!)
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.
Kim joined Pillar to Post in 2017. She is our friendly, very responsible front desk personnel. She helps schedule inspections and maintain the office. She effectively addresses concerns or relays them to the home inspectors. She has over 5 years of customer service and traditional & digital marketing experience. She consistently reaches out to realtors by sharing useful information through email, social media, and our website. She always visits brokerages to help realtors recognize our company. She is currently studying at UVU for a BS in Digital Marketing. She enjoys the hiking and tennis.