Our Team

Jerome MensJerome Mens, Owner and Project Manager

Rembrandt Renovations is led by Jerome Mens. A hands-on project manager first and foremost, Jerome is an excellent carpenter with over 25 years experience in the construction industry. He is passionate about working with our clients and skilled trades through every step of the design-build process. Leading the team, Jerome keeps projects organised and on track. His hands-on approach, personable manner, and meticulous attention to detail and quality ensure the best results for our clients every time.

Jerome is a graduate of the University of Victoria, and holds a degree in Philosophy and Political Science.

In his leisure time, Jerome likes to spend time with his wife, Carly, and two young kids. Jerome enjoys the outdoors, hiking, and playing soccer.


Karl ByrneKarl Byrne, Lead Carpenter

Karl is a talented, ticketed journeyman carpenter and joiner, with over 15 years construction experience. Since starting his career in his native Ireland, Karl consistently delivers high quality work on every custom home renovation, devising creative and elegant solutions tailored to each project. Karl enjoys whitewater kayaking, and recently joined the Vancouver Harps Hurling team.


Nik Lauder, Carpenter

Nik’s great work ethic and likeable personality make him a client favourite at Rembrandt. He is a Red Seal carpenter, having worked in the trade since 2006. Nik enjoys hiking and camping, and is an avid skier during the winter months.


Carly Mens, Office Manager

While Jerome and his team are on site, Carly works behind the scenes at Rembrandt. She is involved in in all aspects of office administration, including accounting, marketing, and communications. Carly has a degree in biology and enjoys spending time outdoors exploring nature with her family.