Earth Stones Group

John D'Anna


President and CEO of Earth Stones Group, a full service construction company based in Rochester MI. John DAnna is a seasoned professional with over two decades of experience in the construction industry, specializing in high-end residential remodeling and construction. As a visionary leader and CEO of an established construction company, he has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to excellence, craftsmanship, and client satisfaction.

John represents more than 20 years of experience in all facets of the construction industry. With a passion for transforming spaces into stunning works of art. John has successfully overseen numerous projects, ranging from luxurious residential properties to upscale commercial developments. His deep understanding of architectural design, structural engineering, and project management has allowed him to consistently deliver exceptional results that exceed client expectations.

Throughout his career, John has developed an impressive portfolio of high-profile projects, earning him a reputation as a trusted expert in the field. His meticulous attention to detail, combined with his ability to seamlessly integrate modern aesthetics with timeless craftsmanship, has garnered praise from clients and industry peers alike.

Under John’s leadership, his construction company has thrived, expanding its reach and establishing itself as a market leader in the area. He has built a highly skilled and dedicated team of professionals who share his commitment to quality and share his passion for turning clients’ dreams into reality. His collaborative approach and effective communication skills have fostered strong relationships with architects, designers, suppliers, and subcontractors, enabling seamless coordination and timely project completion.

With his extensive experience, unparalleled expertise, and unwavering dedication to excellence, John continues to lead his construction company to new heights, setting industry standards and shaping the future of high-end residential and commercial construction.

Earth Stones Group
Earth Stones Group
Earth Stones Group
Earth Stones Group

Jeff Dumka

Operations Manager

Jeff has been a carpenter since 1989, specializing in high end trim carpentry and custom woodwork. He has experience in all phases of remodeling and construction in both commercial and residential properties. Beyond his technical skills, Jeff is known for his strong work ethic and commitment to client satisfaction. He takes the time to understand the clients’ needs and vision, providing valuable insights and suggestions to achieve optimal results. His friendly demeanor and excellent communication skills make him a reliable and trusted partner throughout the construction process.

With decades of experience under his belt, Jeff continues to make a positive impact in the construction field. Whether it’s a new construction project or a renovation endeavor, clients can rely on his expertise, professionalism, and dedication to delivering exceptional results.

Jeff is also a retired Fire Chief of the Fostoria Fire Department.

Andrew Dumka

On-Site Construction Manager

Andrew has 15 years experience in rough framing and trim carpentry within the commercial industry. He is a certified Journeyman carpenter, and has 10 years of experience as a commercial general contractor. Over the years, Andrew has worked on a wide range of projects, including residential homes, commercial buildings, and renovation projects. He understands the importance of collaborating effectively with architects, engineers, and other construction professionals to ensure that the project is completed to the highest standards.

Andrew brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to each one of our projects, and his hard work and dedication ensures a quality job every time.

Earth Stones Group
Earth Stones Group
Earth Stones Group
Earth Stones Group

Shelly Stemple

Designer/Job Coordinator

Shelly specializes in residential and commercial design projects. Her passion for design has been instilled in her from a young age. She has been working in the design industry for 10+ years. She has a college degree in Interior Design. 

With a sharp eye for detail and a commitment to quality, Shelly has an unwavering dedication to ensuring that every project she manages exceeds industry standards. She meticulously monitors construction progress, performs rigorous quality control checks, and implements effective problem-solving strategies to address any unforeseen challenges that may arise. Organization is in her DNA!

Shelly’s extensive experience, combined with her technical expertise, leadership skills, and commitment to excellence, makes her a highly sought-after designer and project coordinator. Her track record of successful projects, satisfied clients, and dedication to the Earth Stones team, is a testament to her ability to deliver exceptional results on every project she is involved with.

Lauren Neely

Office Assistant

As an Office Assistant, Lauren possesses exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal, allowing her to effectively interact with colleagues, clients, and vendors. She excels at maintaining a professional and welcoming atmosphere, making visitors feel comfortable and assisting them with their inquiries.

Lauren always had a great passion for design. She received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Textile and Design Studies with a Marketing emphasis from Western Michigan University. Her love for HOME design and remodeling finishes specifically grew while working at HGTV in their Advertising Department for 16+ years. She is very excited to now be working directly in the Renovation space. She enjoys watching a project transformation from start to finish and being there to assist that it all runs smoothly behind the scenes.

Skilled at managing schedules and calendars, Lauren keeps track of appointments, meetings, and deadlines, ensuring that everyone involved is well-informed and prepared. Her exceptional organizational skills enable her to handle a wide range of administrative tasks, including data entry, filing, and document management.

Laurens’s positive and proactive attitude, coupled with her strong work ethic, makes her an invaluable asset to the company. She is always ready to assist the team and take on additional responsibilities when necessary. Her ability to work collaboratively and independently ensures that office operations continue to thrive.

Earth Stones Group
Earth Stones Group
Earth Stones Group
Earth Stones Group

Nicholas Pinozzi

Business Development and Operations Manager
(Pools & Hardscape Division)

Nick spearheads the sales division of outdoor hardscape and custom pools for Earth Stones Group. He is a former military veteran who has found his passion stateside in the real estate and outdoor development space. As a passionate advocate for both real estate and outdoor living, Nick brings a unique blend of expertise to the table. With a career spanning over 10 years in the real estate industry, he has consistently demonstrated commitment to helping clients make sound investment decisions. Additionally, his specialization in outdoor hardscape and custom pool buildouts allows him to enhance the overall lifestyle of homeowners by creating inviting and luxurious outdoor living spaces.  

Nick’s approach to transforming numerous backyards into breathtaking retreats, is rooted in integrity, transparency, and a genuine commitment to client satisfaction. He understands that creating an outdoor oasis is a significant commitment, and he prioritizes his clients’ needs and desires above all else. By carefully listening to their goals and concerns, and with a focus on aesthetics, functionality, and sustainability, he can tailor his services to provide a personalized and exceptional experience.