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Our Team

Our team at Huffman Inspections Colorado is well-trained and experienced.  Every home and commercial property has thousands of components.  It takes years of experience to evaluate how these components interact with each other.  Our inspectors identify potential problems and, if necessary, can provide referrals to experts in specific fields for further evaluation and repair.

Aaron Simonye

Aaron Simonye

Owner, President

Aaron Simonye, President of Huffman Inspections Colorado, joined Huffman Inspections in 2013 as a professional home inspector. Since then, he has done extensive training in the inspection field. He enjoys inspecting different homes and commercial properties, meeting new people and working with others. Aaron is a NRPP Certified Radon Inspector, an EDI Certified Stucco Inspector, and an InterNACHI Certified Master Inspector (CMI).

Aaron, along with his wife, Melissa, enjoy spending time with their family, traveling, and being outdoors with their children and two Brittney Spaniel dogs.

Melissa Simonye

Melissa Simonye

Owner, Vice President

Melissa Simonye, VP of Huffman Inspections Colorado, has worked with clients, inspectors, and office staff since 2016. She is the friendly voice who answers the office phone in the evenings and on the weekends. Melissa oversees the office management support, marketing, and helps out whenever she is needed.

Melissa has lived in Colorado since 2003 and is a third grade teacher at Timberline Elementary School in the Cherry Creek School District. Along with her husband, they enjoy spending time with their family and friends.

Kari Harvey

Office Manager

Kari comes to us as a highly organized and trusted professional with over 20 years of C-Level administrative support and office management. Kari joined Huffman Inspections in February 2020 as the Office Manager to manage and oversee the administration of HR policies, programs and practices within the company; she maintains accounts payable, receivable, and invoicing; directs scheduling and resource allocation for inspections; manages licensing, certifications, and insurance contracts. Kari prides herself in building strong relationships with customers and clients while providing exceptional customer service.

Kari has lived in Colorado most of her life. In her spare time, she enjoys all that Colorado has to offer outdoors with her husband and their 2 wonderful boys.

Bethany West

Bethany West

Administrative Assistant

Bethany joined Huffman Inspections in June of 2018. She supports the company, the office manager, and the field inspectors with scheduling inspections, preparing documents, follow up phone calls, marketing, and website design while providing excellent customer service. Bethany is the lead support for Colorado Vintage Homes, Social Media, and How We Measure Up updates and reviews.

Bethany is a native to Colorado and has two kids. She enjoys spending time with her family and working out at the local gym with friends.

Doug Sitzmann

Doug Sitzmann

Stucco and Radon Inspector

Doug received a degree in Electronics Engineering Technology. He worked in the Air Force as an Avionics Navigational Systems Specialist and for Hewlett-Packard as a Technical Engineer and Mission Critical Hardware Support Specialist. Doug joined Huffman Inspections in 2012. Now he is a Stucco Inspector and Radon Gas Tester. Doug’s certifications include AWCI, EDI, Moisture Warranty, Radon, and an InterNACHI Certified Master Inspector (CMI).

Doug is married to his wife Pam, a dentist, and has two grown children and grandchildren. He enjoys the outdoors, shooting sports, and playing golf. He spends a lot of time building and remodeling for family and friends, and tries to travel whenever possible.

Isaac Hollenback

Isaac Hollenback

Home and Radon Inspector

Isaac began framing and finishing homes after serving in the Army. He earned his master welding certification and took part in the building of Six Flags Amusement Park and the Downtown Denver Pavilions. Isaac is also experienced in electronics, low voltage, and security systems design and installation. He began inspecting homes in 2015 and joined the Huffman team in 2017. Isaac is a NRRP Radon Certified Inspector, and an InterNACHI Certified Professional Inspector (CPI).

Isaac is a native of the Denver area who lives with his wife, Andrea. Together they have a daughter and 3 pets. Isaac enjoys woodworking and fabrication, so he has a great respect for excellence and craftsmanship. Isaac’s other hobbies include golf, camping, electronics, and traveling abroad with his family.

Kevin Harbour

Kevin Harbour

Radon and Home Inspector

Kevin was in the HVAC (heating ventilation and air-conditioning) business for 13 years. He joined Huffman Inspections in 2017 and is working to increase his knowledge by helping with home inspections, assisting in stucco inspections, reading literature, and attending certified classes. Kevin is a NRPP Certified Radon Inspector and an InterNACHI Certified Professional Inspector (CPI).

Kevin was born in Johannesburg, South Africa. Growing up, he enjoyed moving around with his family. Kevin and his family enjoy the amazing food Denver offers and outdoor activities including camping, hiking, biking, and skiing.

Joe Murphy

Joe Murphy

Inspector

Joe joined Huffman Inspections in 2018 and brings a great deal of experience to every inspection. He has worked many sides of construction and roofing before performing sewer scope inspections. Sewer inspections introduced him to InterNachi, where he became a CPI (Certified Professional Inspector). Joe is a NRPP Certified Radon Inspector, InterNACHI CPI, and a EDI Certified Stucco Inspector.

Joe and his wife have 3 children and 1 bulldog. Joe moved to Colorado from Kansas City, bringing along his BBQ smoker. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time outdoors with his family, grilling, doing security at various concert venues, and lifting heavy things.

Bob Ward

Bob Ward

Stucco and Radon Inspector

After graduating from Wichita State with a degree in Geology, Bob worked as a groundwater and surface water hydrologist for forty years with experience in more than 40 states. With Huffman Inspections, Bob has performed more than 5,000 stucco inspections on residential, commercial and government buildings for real estate transactions, new construction, and existing buildings. He also inspects stucco repairs, investigates water intrusion, and assists with stucco related legal issues. Bob has ten years of experience in radon testing as well. Bob’s certifications include AWCI, EDI, Moisture Warranty, Radon, and an InterNACHI Certified Master Inspector (CMI).

Bob has been married for over fifty years and has two daughters, four grandchildren, two rescue dogs and two cats. Bob enjoys golfing and spending time with his dogs, cats, and family.

Ron Huffman

Ron Huffman

Founder of Huffman Inspections

Ron founded Huffman Inspections in 1989 and in 2016 sold it to his former employee, Aaron Simonye. Ron continues to work with Aaron and his team as a consultant and part-time inspector. Ron, a structural engineer, has extensive experience in residential and commercial properties. He was an instructor with Exterior Design Institute (EDI), a non-profit professional organization of cladding inspectors with a primary focus on training building envelop Inspectors. Ron was a past member of the Board of Directors of EDI as well as the 2007 President for EDI. His certifications include AWCI, EDI, Moisture Warranty, Radon, and an InterNACHI Certified Master Inspector (CMI).

Ron and his wife, Betty, a retired school teacher, enjoy spending their time with their children, grandchildren, and traveling the world whenever possible.

This is our dedicated team. Get in touch with us today to set up an appointment!