Member Spotlight


Welcome to the WCOE KC Member Spotlight! This is where we highlight some of the amazing achievements of our members whether it be professional recognition, awards, work in the industry, or all the above!



May 2019 - Sheila Ohrenberg

Sheila is the President and CEO of Sorella Group, Inc., a Division 10 specialties product supplier and installer that offers nationwide product installation or full-service carpentry packages. With her leadership and hands-on management style, Sorella Group Inc. has earned many recognitions and awards, including the American Subcontractor 2012 “Associate Member of the Year”, US Army Corps of Engineers/JE Dunn “Building Achievement” and Kansas Women-Owned Construction Company of the year 2018. Read More...



April 2019 - Courtney Kounkel

Courtney is a Parter at Monarch, a commercial general contractor focused on community and client relationships as a trustworthy construction partner for owners, developers, architects and subcontractors. Courtney was recently featured as a Construction Entrepreneur on Builtcast, a podcast exploring the people behind growth, technology, and change in the construction industry. You can listen to the episode directly on Google Play, and Spotify, or catch the podcast via iTunes.



March 2019 - Brandy McCombs

Brandy is the President and Founder of International Builders & Consultants, Inc., a contracting firm specializing in interior finish as well as traffic controls. IBC, Inc. was just recognized by the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce as one of the top 10 small businesses in Kansas City. For more information, and to see other links to Brandy's impact, check out the chamber article located over at Thinking Bigger.

Congratulations to Brandy and IBC!