eleV8 Company Overview

eleV8 provides architectural design and construction for luxury high-performance custom homes. eleV8 Builders is a residential design+build firm that specializes in high performance design and construction. Our projects are site specific and engage the landscape to create an enhanced experience at home. The eleV8 team provides architectural design, consulting, and construction management services for luxury custom homes. The founding principles of eleV8 have over 25 years of extensive construction experience and leverage industry partners and building science expertise to deliver the highest quality projects.

Christopher Little HERS, BPI-BA, NCI

Chris Little is the President at eleV8 Builders. He has been intimately involved in the new residential construction industry for over 15 years. He is a 2nd generation home builder and has an extensive background in building science. Chris began his career in construction as an apprentice carpenter and superintendent for his Father’s home building business. He then entered a specialized field of building diagnostics and forensics. Throughout his career, Chris has worked closely with large national, regional production and influential high performance home builders around the country. Most recently, Chris held an Executive Management position with a global Fortune 100 company specifically in the building materials sector. Chris is an accomplished public speaker and recently was honored to be the keynote speaker for the 2013 U.S. Department of Energy Housing Innovation Awards. He has held building industry symposiums around the country and educated thousands of construction industry stakeholders on innovative strategies to improve building performance. Chris has served on numerous building industry advocacy boards and is very active with the academic community to support the development of curriculum that educates the next generation of builders and designers.

Jason Selgert

Project Manager
Jason Selgert is the lead Project Manager at eleV8 Builders. He is a 3rd generation carpenter and has been in the construction industry for 13 years. He is a true craftsman with an incredible eye for detail. Jason’s hobbies include fishing, wake boarding and staying fit.

Andrew R. Wagner - AIA, LEED® AP BD+C ASHRAE BEMP, HERS Rater

Chief Architect
Andrew is an architect with a consulting background revolving around environmental design and building science, with a specific focus on energy modeling and high performance design detailing. His Austin based design firm, Andrew Wagner Architects, has designed luxury residences across the country. In collaboration with eleV8 Design+Builders, we specialize in delivering a high quality product with first class service. His mission is to better educate the community and clients about the value of architectural services, heightening awareness that an architect's know-how heightens sense of place, significantly increases real estate values, and more importantly is the first step in creating healthy, durable, comfortable, and more energy efficient homes.

Monika Little

Chief Financial Officer
Monika Little is the Chief Financial Officer for eleV8 Builders. Her background is in finance with years of experience in the banking industry in the Senior Vice President of Lending role. She helps our clients evaluate the best financing options for all stages of the process, this includes: purchasing the lot/land, securing an interim construction loan, and the permanent financing/mortgage. Monika serves on the Risk Management Association of Central Texas Board of Directors which is focused on the banking industry where she is able to maintain her extensive network and local financing relationships. Monika enjoys giving back to her community through volunteer work and serves on various boards and committees. She is very involved in Commercial Real Estate of Women and is the Chair of CREW Careers for The Ann Richards School where she spends time mentoring young women. Monika is a sought after Expert for advisory boards, industry forums and community groups. She graduated with honors earning a BBA in Finance.

Arwen Shackelford

Office Manager/Controller
Arwen is an experienced accounting professional with over 10+ years working in the construction industry. She manages all accounting and bookkeeping for eleV8 Builders. This includes draws for the bank, invoicing customers, vendor W-9 documentation, payroll, insurance, reconciliation and reports.