Meet the Straight Line Construction Team

We’re here to help! We enjoy working for our customers and want you to have the best experience you can while we work diligently to complete your project.


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Jack Borba

President/CEO

The founder, Jack Borba is a 3rd generation contractor,  who began working in the trade with his father before the age of ten. Taking college courses at night, Jack worked through an extensive apprenticeship program and soon held journeyman, foreman, superintendent, and branch manager positions at established local companies. In 1999, Jack decided to start his own construction company. Working out of his truck and a small office, Jack has built Straight Line Construction into one of the largest construction companies in the greater Sacramento region.

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Fun Fact About Me: At age 13 started his first business, the pony rides at Apple Hill!


Melanie M

Sales Manager

I’m the proud mom of five amazing adult children and a Nana to one little boy. I love being outside, and summer is my favorite season. I’m very afraid of sharks and I’ve been in some form of construction or sales since I was three. 

My favorite thing about working at Straight Line Construction: That I get to work with my best friend

Fun Fact About Me: I really want to have a pet cow, I love cows


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Brad M.

Marketing and Technology

As the marketing and technology lead at Straight Line, Brad applies his 30+ years of experience to define our market and provide the technology our teams need to provide the exceptional customer experience they want.  Every day is a new challenge to apply Brad’s creativity and drive to Improve Lives.

Personally, Brad has been married for 30 years and practicing empty nesting!  Free time involves family, yardwork/gardening, all things electronic and woodworking.

My favorite thing about working at Straight Line Construction: The energy and the hardworking team, never a dull moment.

Fun Fact About Me: My first job was a paper route!


Brad B.

Roofing Superintendent

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Brian S.

Construction Superintendent

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Stephen F.

Production Coordinator

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Phil S.

Project Manager

As a Project Manager, I visit with people to discover their needs and how we can help them. I propose solutions to meet or exceed the need and pass that information on to the office and crew. During the project, I communicate with all parties to make sure everything runs smoothly and we are creating more Raving Fans!

My favorite thing about working at Straight Line Construction: Working with a wide variety of people and projects.

Fun Fact About Me: I was born in New Zealand and moved to the US when I was eleven.


Monique L.

Estimate Coordinator

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Gary B.

Project Manager

Meet with clients to see what their needs are and work to put together estimates to fit their individual needs. Roofing, roof repairs, skylights, and our new product Roof Maxx which is revolutionizing the roofing industry.

My favorite thing about working at Straight Line Construction: A quality first company that is here to improve lives and create raving fans!  Great people and a solid foundation to be a part of.

Fun Fact About Me: Retired Navy Veteran. I love meeting new people and helping however possible.


Shaun S.

Project Manager

I have spent a lifetime in construction.  I am a licensed contractor and have a long history in custom remodels and home building. I estimate projects, manage projects, and do my best to keep my customers happy and well taken care of. 

My favorite thing about working at Straight Line Construction: A sense of family and desire to create happy customers.

Fun Fact About Me: I have an artistic side. I love ceramics and clay sculptures.


Matt M.

Project Manager

I’ve had an interest in construction from a very young age.  I really appreciate a well-designed project that is also executed with precision.  It’s my job to ensure that all the moving parts work well together and the job is completed to 100% satisfaction for our customers.  

My favorite thing about working at Straight Line Construction: My favorite thing about working at Straight Line Construction is how well our team works together. From the Project Managers to the field crew to the office staff, it’s a well-oiled machine.

Fun Fact About Me: I share the same name as an action figure from the 1950s, Major Matt Mason


Blia Xiong

Human Resources

Blia brings 10+ years of HR experience to SLC. Developing and implementing HR strategies and initiatives aligned with the overall SLC mission and goals. Bridging management and employee relations by addressing demands, grievances or other issues. Managing the full-cycle recruitment process, benefits and leave of absences.

My favorite thing about working at Straight Line Construction: The enjoyment of working together as a team.

Fun Fact About Me: My favorite games are Chess and Scrabble.


Alexa M.

Accounting Supervisor

I have worked in the finance department of Straight Line Construction since 2014. My role is to oversee the company payroll process. I also work in Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and assist the Controller with various financial tasks. 

My favorite thing about working at Straight Line Construction: I love being part of a company that gives back to the community in a meaningful way.

Fun Fact About Me: I love classic horror movies!