Commercial Fence & Iron Works Team

A.J. Brown

Principal, Certified Fence Professional

A.J. is a second-generation fencer. His father, Gary Brown, started in the fence industry in 1979 and held the position of President for the American Fence Association (AFA). A.J. earned a degree in Business Management & Entrepreneurship from Arizona State University and continues his education through the AFA. Growing up in the business has created an honest love for the industry and a passion to ensure professionalism amongst his piers. A.J. is involved in all aspects of the business including design-builds, engineering and cost analysis for customers. Keeping the legacy of Commercial Fence & Iron Works as a Professional Fence Contractor is a top priority. Although A.J. is passionate about his company, his true love is his family… and “finding” fence signs from across the country for his personal collection.

Bernt Greene

Director of HOA & Metro District Sales

Bernt Greene joined Commercial Fence in 2018, bringing nearly 20 years of experience in the Colorado outdoor construction industry. For the past nine years, he has been dedicated to serving Property Management companies, Homeowners Associations and Metropolitan Districts, managing hundreds of successful projects throughout the Front Range. From emergency repairs to the replacement of over 6 miles of privacy fence at Westcliff HOA in Westminster, Bernt has created policies and procedures that help ensure a successful outcome. Born and raised in southeastern Tennessee, and educated in Kentucky, Bernt honed his leadership skills and team-player attitude in the U.S. Army. Bernt moved to Colorado in 1999 and spends his free time skiing, golfing, and woodworking.

Herman Reid

General Superintendent

Herman Reid has been with the company since 2007. His professional fencing career started in 1972 in Atlanta Georgia. Herman worked for the largest fence contractor in the state of Nevada for over 21 years completing the fence installation at the Indian Springs Correctional Facility and Nellis AFB in Las Vegas. Completed projects include Salida High School, O’Brien Park and numerous other schools throughout Colorado. Herman moved to Colorado in 2007 and enjoys the beautiful outdoor opportunities throughout the state.

Dalton Maisen

Crew Supervisior

Born and raised in Colorado, Dalton brings firsthand knowledge into the Denver market. His family was instrumental in the construction of several Colorado landmark projects such as Invesco Field and the Pepsi Center. He rounds out nearly a dozen years in the fence industry with expertise that spans from the supply side of the business, to estimating and fence installation. When he’s not working on fence projects in his home state, Dalton enjoys camping, fishing and throwing some steaks on the grill for a Broncos game.

David Cruz

Residential Sales & Marketing

David brings 15 years of experience in sales, marketing and customer service to the Commercial Fence team. His previous 10 years with one of the nation’s top warehouse supply companies proves to be instrumental in material procurement and logistics. He currently supports HOA and residential fence customers throughout the Denver Metro Area. Originally from California, David enjoys exploring Colorado with his family and watching sports with his two sons.

Kelsey Smilanic

Controller

Kelsey joined the company in 2019 bringing with her 5 years of experience in home builder construction. Kelsey graduated Metropolitan State University of Denver with a degree in Accounting. With great attention to detail, Kelsey continues to excel in her current accounting position and also assists with commercial estimating. When not at work, she loves to spend time with her family, hiking, boating and snowboarding.

Chuck Belke

Land Development Manager

Chuck is the Land Development and Home Builder Division manager at Commercial Fence & Iron Works. He has been instrumental in helping shape the Colorado housing and land development scene for over 40 years. With projects including new housing, parks, entry monumentation and masonry columns, his fence industry knowledge is unparalleled. When not creating long lasting relationships with his business partners, Chuck can be found on the top deck of a cruise ship exploring what the world has to offer.

Jerry Bishop

HOA & Metro District Specialist

Jerry’s background in the fence industry began in 2005 including managing the fence installation program for box stores, creating and managing professional relationships with HOA’s & Property Managers and most recently, management in fence material wholesale. Missing the atmosphere of the HOA and District arena, Jerry made the decision to join the Commercial Fence & Iron Works team to expand our HOA division. With hundreds of projects and miles of successful perimeter fence replacement projects under his belt, Jerry will bring a wealth of knowledge and the highest level of customer service to you and your clients. In his spare time most important is his Family. He also enjoys being outside in Colorado and surrounding states in his fifth wheel camper with friends and family.

Hollie Brown

Accounting

Hollie has been with our company since its inception.  Hollie holds a degree in Education from Northern Arizona University and currently handles all accounting for the firm. When away from work, Hollie enjoys spending time with her family and watching sporting events.