Blackfalds Real Estate – The Krest Homes Team


New Home Information Managers

Krest’s managers guide you to your dreams as they lead you in selecting a home and community which meets your needs.

Scott Grozelle – President & Owner

Scott offers over 18 years experience in designing, constructing and overlooking the entire building process. He has played an instrumental part in building future communities in Central Alberta. Scott takes pride in working closely with all members of the Krest Team and strives to ensure the core values of Krest Homes are implemented at every level of the company. He strives to establish a personal relationship with his clients and takes the hands on approach. His background includes; commercial, industrial, and residential construction projects. He holds a three-year Architectural Engineering Technologist Degree and is a certified in both “R-2000” and in “Built Green”. He possesses an extensive knowledge in all areas of building construction, which is displayed in his work. His true joy in life is his time spent with his wife and daughter traveling, skiing, or camping. Contact Scott at

Chris Wilson C.E.O.

Chris manages the corporate operations and finances of Krest Homes with specific focus on operational efficiency. Chris is an entrepreneur who prides himself in responsible business planning and has an extensive background in developing successful businesses from the ground up. Chris’s natural ability to lead is an asset to Krest Homes as he strives to provide quality management and direction for Krest Homes to serve its growing client base. In his down time he enjoys winter and water sports with his wife and their four children. Contact Chris at 

Kevin Lapp C.O.O

With over 10 years of experience in dealing in real estate and new home construction sales Kevin  offers an extensive background in all aspect of a building process. He is one of the select few Real Estate agents to achieve top 1% in sales consecutively on a national level with Royal LePage. This caliber of talent defines his work ethic and places him amongst the Top Producers at a national level. Through years of experience in the home building industry Kevin serves as a guide to our valued clients as he provides a true unbiased opinion. Kevin attributes his motivation and accomplishments to his desire to build strong future communities in central Alberta. This fuels his unsurpassed conviction to the industry and his client-focused approach to building and selling homes. Kevin is consistently evolving and growing on a professional and personal level. He continuously strives to make a difference in the lives of others and the communities we live in. Contact Kevin at


Krest Building Team

Krest’s architects, engineers, and construction specialists strive for excellence as they pledge to building homes of the highest quality.

Mark Kurylowich Site Supervisor

Mark is a journeyman carpenter and has been in residential construction in for over 10 years.  Some of Mark’s previous experience in home building also include : siding, framing, finishing, drywall, builder warranty work, and construction project management.

As a Krest Homes Site Supervisor, Mark takes a spec or custom build from the initial planning stages all the way to possession.  So of his task include: carefully scheduling out the build, coordinating trades, ensuring check lists are followed, performs daily check-ins and site visits.

The most challenging part of the job is that each and every build is a bit different.  Building a home for a client in always a custom order and Mark ability to treat each build uniquely and with a tremendous amount of care.  Handing the keys over to a happy family who is getting their dream home after 6 months of overseeing its construction it the best reward Mark can get.

When Mark isn’t working, he is traveling, skiing, or hiking in the backcountry.

Contact Mark, Project Manager at

Chris McNabb Site Supervisor

Chris joins Krest Homes with 10 years’ experience in the construction industry, specializing in finishing carpentry. Chris feels home building shouldn’t be referred to as a ‘process,’ and enjoys starting each day contributing to making a home built by Krest a positive experience. Chris’s pride shows in his work, and his eye for detail. He knows quality product, and although it’s not in his title he has taken it upon himself to act as a threshold for quality control. He is a family man at heart, loves staying active, and he may have the occasional outburst onsite during a NHL game solidifying his homage to the Oilers! Contact Chris M, Site Supervisor at

Nathan Price Bio Coming Soon

Contact Nathan at


Design Team

Work with architects, engineers, and interior designers to achieve your dream home that fits your lifestyle.

Lise graduated from the University of Alberta at Faculte St.Jean with a Bachelor of Education. After several years of teaching and looking for a challenge she obtained her mortgage license to join a real estate team. At this position, she developed a predominant background in advertising/marketing and a solid understanding of the real estate industry. She is a highly motivated, deeply committed professional who is confident in her ability to assist our clients throughout the process of building. Lise was nominated and WON the 2016 Interior Design Award at the Canadian Home Builders’ Association – Central Alberta Awards. She is eager to discuss with you, your home building needs. Contact Lise, Design and Customer Liaison at

Kim was born and raised in Calgary, she attended Sait, then moved up to Sylvan Lake with her husband 8 years ago.

Prior to taking the plunge and attending post secondary school to pursue residential design, Kim took a few rendering and drafting course before entering the Architectural Technologies program at Sait.  Her favorite part of her job is the rewarding feeling she gets when you see clients so excited about their future home and to see the design you created for them come to life.  Kim enjoys meeting new people and working with them to get a plan that best fits what they are envisioning.  Building a home is such a personal and exciting time for anybody and Kim grateful to be in a business where she gets to be a part in that.  Kim’s passion for design and helping her clients has been recognized beyond just the office, numerous of her own home plans have been nominated and won awards at the CHBA-CA Awards of Excellence

When Kim isn’t working, you can normally find her with her son and husband at the park, down at the beach, hiking, travelling, or visiting family and friends in Calgary.  Kim also loves drawing, photography, design, baking, cooking, and taking a few runs each years, such as Woody’s and the Spartan Races.

Contact Kim, Architectural Technologist and Residential Designer at


Customer Care Team

Krest’s handpicked customer service team is eager to assist you. They are available to support you with your inquiries, comments and views regarding our homes or communities. This open communication ensures your dream of home ownership is a joyful journey.

Lise graduated from the University of Alberta at Faculte St.Jean with a Bachelor of Education. After several years of teaching and looking for a challenge she obtained her mortgage license to join a real estate team. At this position, she developed a predominant background in advertising/marketing and a solid understanding of the real estate industry. She is a highly motivated, deeply committed professional who is confident in her ability to assist our clients throughout the process of building. She is eager to discuss with you, your home building needs. Contact Lise, Design and Customer Liaison at
Jodie grew up in Sylvan Lake until 1998 when she moved to the Yukon and spent 14 years working and enjoying the relaxed lifestyle that north has to offer. Jodie has spent the past 8 years in the position of bookkeeper/office manager to a heavy construction contracting company in the north with services ranging from Heavy Equipment to Home Construction. Jodie moved back to Sylvan Lake to raise her son and get back to her roots. She spends her free time with her family, and loves watching her son grow in the same town she always held close to her heart. Additionally, Jodie frequently takes advantage of all the aspects the larger cities nearby have to offer. Contact Jodie, Office Manager at

Lisa has been Krest Homes as our Warranty Coordinator since 2015.  She is tasked at providing all of our customers with a high level of customer service including coordinate warranty checks for their first year, in their new home. Clients have told us that Lisa is quick to respond and her enthusiasm to help is a tremendous comfort and reassurance that the job is being taken care of.    Lisa works closely with our Service Technician Denis and our trades people to provide the best customer service to each and every homeowner.  Lisa enjoys finding new and different ways she can “wow” our customers and turn them into loyal and repeat customers. She feels every situation is an opportunity to create an experience for our homeowners and she always strive to make it a positive one.

Before coming to work for Krest Homes, Lisa has worked as an Office Manager in the construction industry, worked as a local licensed Mortgage Broker, and is very familiar with the home building process; building many homes for herself and for resale. With over 20 years in and around the construction industry, Lisa is very comfortable and confidant in her role with Krest.

When Lisa isn’t working at Krest, she can be found spending time with her family, traveling, playing in the local adult community band, taking her son to the Red Deer Royals events, or sitting in an arena, watching her step kids play hockey/ringette.

Contact Lisa with Krest’s Service Department at

Contact Denis, Krest’s Service Technician and Quality Control Specialist at


Marketing Team

Krest’s Marketing team develops and coordinates Krest’s marketing initiatives including our campaigns, sponsorships, and community involvement.

Dani Folks, Marketing Coordinator

Dani is the Marketing Coordinator for Krest Homes. She directs all marketing strategies, advertising campaigns and promotions.

After growing up in Central Alberta, Dani headed to Lethbridge to obtain her Bachelor of Management Degree – Majoring in Marketing and Minoring in New Media. Dani found Marketing and Digital Media a perfect fit for both her creative and technical skills. Dani strategizes custom advertising campaigns which includes marketing material for print production and online search engines. She ensures that our listings gain maximum exposure to the correct targeted audiences. Social Media is an extremely powerful marketing tool. Dani spends a lot of time planning, organizing and implementing effective social media campaigns, a forefront for everyday exposure.

Contact Dani at


Finance Team

tania square 1Tania has always known that helping people in some capacity is a passion that she wanted to strive for as a career. With this in mind, she chose psychology as her major when she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in the province of Ontario. Tania was able to take this knowledge and experience, along with the customer service skills to a career as a Mortgage Agent. She successfully obtained her license as a Mortgage Agent for the province of Alberta in 2006 and has enjoyed a thriving career ever since. During this process Tania realized very quickly that real estate and personal finance was where her true calling lies. Taking the complexity and mystery out of mortgages is what makes her clients really feel at ease. “I am here to make the whole process of getting a mortgage simple. It’s what I pride myself on. Helping people buy a home is very gratifying and important work.” Tania has always felt that that owning Real Estate is the basic foundation for personal financial success. “Home ownership gives you pride and stability that you just don’t get when you are renting. I am passionate and honored in helping people achieve that.” She says. 


Tania can be reached at        403.392.5808



Realtor Team

Have a home to sell? Would you like to start your building your custom home without the wait? Ask us about our Guaranteed Sale Program and sell your existing home fast!

Ben grew up on a farm just east of Castor a small prairie town in Alberta, so he has the “go go go” attitude branded into him. Ben graduated from NAIT with honors and received an Aircraft Skin and Structures Repair Ticket. Ben has also worked in the construction industry, drilling rigs, pipe lines and tire sales for a few years while trying to figure out what career path to take. He quickly found out that he was easy to talk to and was also a great listener. In 2005 Ben got his real estate license and since then has achieved great success as a realtor. As a volunteer member / lieutenant of the Sylvan Lake Fire Department, Ben’s involvement in the community showcases his willingness to help people who need it the most. Community and family are very important to Ben. Now a father; Ben and his family live in Sylvan Lake. “I feel that loyalty, and integrity is key to gaining the trust of my clients.” Ben loves to meet new people every day and is a huge asset to the Team. Contact Ben at


#204 37 Beju Industrial Dr, Sylvan Lake, AB T4S



Vendor Team

Krest’s vendors share in our forward-thinking philosophy all while providing eco-friendly appliances, materials and fixtures.