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Building Plans

Preconstruction Planning

Your project in design, but need to ensure it's feasible for your budget? It's best to get us involved early so we can catch any design inefficiencies and help guide the process. 

House Construction

General Contractor

Now that your projects designed and permitted, it's time let us do what we do best. We'll manage the project from the first shovel going into the ground until we're handing over the keys.

Construction Engineer


Curbed [KURBD] (1) to restrain or keep in check

Curbed Construction was formed out of necessity. As owners and developers ourselves, we were constantly looking for general contractors who understood the unique needs of small to mid-sized commercial projects. We look to bridge the gap and make executing on your projects easier than ever. Let us keep your project in check.





Nolan Woody
Operating Partner

Nolan a partner in Curbed Construction and runs all the day-to-day operations, oversight, and project management.

Before starting Curbed Construction, Nolan gained valuable experience has a senior project manager for dozens of high value commercial construction projects. He has a passion to make a concept become a reality in the construction industry. He takes pride in his work and has true desire to build to the highest standards.

Nolan holds a BA in Business and Marketing from Lincoln Memorial University where he played collegiate baseball. Nolan also holds a Master of Business Administration from Bryan College.

In his free time, Nolan enjoys spending time with his wife (Nicole) and 2 kids (Houston & Lyla). He enjoys all things related to the outdoors as well as exercising.

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Heath Slaten
Project Manager

Heath comes from 15 years experience in the construction industry.


Previous to joining Curbed, Heath has worked in commercial building and has spent the last 6 years in the residential construction business. He has managed a full development with over 25 homes, as well as oversaw 100+ other home builds in Chattanooga. Heath brings a deep understanding of what it takes to build a quality product and says it all starts with strong relationships amongst everyone involved. He has an eye for perfection and has no problem working until it’s achieved.


Heath attended The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on a scholarship from the AGC and holds a Level 1 Certification with EPSC. 


In his spare time, Heath enjoys creating and building things for his niece and nephew (Jack & Kennedy). If the weather is right, you can find him on the water as captain of the ship.

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Kelsey Gaines
Operations Manager

Kelsey assists Curbed Construction with all back office operations and organizational tasks. She's the grease that keeps the wheels turning to ensure projects both get off the ground and complete on schedule.

Kelsey started her career at the Tennessee Valley Authority as a Civil Engineer in Dam Safety. In 2017, she transitioned into real estate development and construction with a one of the largest local developers as a Development Project Manager. In this position, she coordinated over 20 commercial development/construction projects from conception through grand opening.


Kelsey loves exploring the outdoors with her husband, Jimmy, and spending time with her cats. She is an active board member for the Northside Neighborhood House.


Kelsey holds a B.S in Civil Engineering from the University of Tennessee- Chattanooga and a M.B.A from Tennessee Technological University. Kelsey has followed her passion in sustainability and received a Green|Leader Certification and is a LEED Green Associate. 

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Cristy Baker
Office Manager

Cristy’s path to becoming a bookkeeper became clear in 2012, when a friend offered her a part-time accounting position in a local non-profit. It quickly became apparent that she had a knack for numbers. Cristy obtained an associate degree in Business Management.

Cristy has significant accounting/management experience in many industries but specializes in construction accounting with 10+ years of bookkeeping. After 7+ years in the commercial construction industry she was invited to join a local accounting firm to help build strong entrepreneurial relationships with their construction clients. Cristy is now certified as a Quickbooks ProAdvisor and has implemented many construction systems from scratch. One of the biggest keys to a company’s success is using accurate accounting records to make decisions about the company’s future direction.

Cristy enjoys spending quality time with her husband (the love of her life), children, and grandchildren. She enjoys the outdoors, camping at the lake to riding motorcycles in the mountains.

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Thomas Connolly

Thomas is a partner in Curbed Construction, overseeing business development, strategy, and financial management.​

Thomas owns and operates Connolly Development Ventures which has developed numerous urban infill residential and commercial projects throughout the Chattanooga area.


When not doing all things real estate, Thomas enjoys spending time with his family, travels out west, fly fishing, taking out the RV, and watching various sports (go vols, mocs, and cfc!). 

Thomas holds a B.S. from University of Tennessee - Chattanooga and M.B.A. from Georgia State University. He also maintains a real estate license in Tennessee.

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Gary Crowe

Gary is a partner in Curbed Construction, overseeing business development, strategy, and the marketing/branding of the company.​

Gary Crowe is a local developer that was born and raised here in Chattanooga.


His passion starts with modern development and has executed a numerous residential and commercial projects around the Chattanooga area.

Gary has been in real estate full time since 2004 and actively investing in real estate since 2007. He is the founder and owner of Uptown Firm which is a boutique real estate sales company where he holds a principal real estate broker license in both TN and GA.

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623 E Main Street, Suite 101 Chattanooga, TN 37408

Tel: 423-488-6920

TN License 77172


We're always looking for good partners in the field. If you'd like to be on our bid list, please email your company information to: 


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