Meet Our Team

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Steve Taft

Partner

“I love my home.” “I’d build with you again.” This is true music to the ears for Steve Taft, founding partner of Advance Design & Construction. And he’s committed to building the relationships that have led to a referral list that includes just about every client the company has ever built, remodeled or renovated a home for.The Falls City native studied engineering before going to work for a custom

The Falls City native studied engineering before going to work for a custom home builder in Omaha – in addition to moonlighting on their own design projects with cousin and partner Patrick Knobbe. In 1998, the two founded Advance Design & Construction. “We’ve never looked back,” he said. “We’ve always been busy and we’ve always been challenged by clients who continue to keep us on a path of innovation and design that makes us proud of what we’re able to accomplish.”

Our Other Team Members

Patrick Knobbe

Partner

Casey Illian

V.P. of Sales & Business Development

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Pam Peterson

Office Manager

Mike Sassen

President Remodel / Commercial Division

Austin Abboud

Estimator / Project Manager

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Ben Cox

Project Superintendent

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Ken Sassen

Project Superintendent

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We’d love to meet with you and talk about your custom home. Reach out to us today.