Meet our team


Meet our team who will craft your new home.

When you partner with WA Country Builders to build your new home, you will gain access to a wealth of knowledge and experience from our team members. They will work with you to help assess the unique needs of your block, to articulate your lifestyle and your needs in your new home and to ensure you get the perfect design before you move forward into the building stage. Read more about our key team members below.

NATHAN LANG
New Homes Consultant

Nathan has over 10 years’ experience in the building industry where he was worked on a range of residential and commercial developments in Esperance, Kalgoorlie and Port Hedland. Nathan has particular experience in multi-storey and multi-unit residential projects. He has lived in Esperance for 27 years and has been heavily involved in the local community, and particularly with local football as VP of his club and Captain of the Reserves team. Nathan is also a member of a number of professional associations including the Masters Builders Association and the Building Designers Association of WA.

DARREN WELSHMAN
New Homes Consultant

Darren has lived in Albany all his life and has worked in the building industry for over 26 years. Darren has built several new homes in Albany and uses his experience to assist clients with every aspect of the building process. Darren is married with two children and loves surfing, fishing and camping and spending time with family.

KURT MENTLEIN
Regional Manager

Kurt has worked in the building industry for 18 years. As a qualified carpenter Kurt has thorough construction knowledge and has used that experience within the building industry to work in various departments after he moved off the tools.

Kurt has a strong passion for the building industry and the people within it. Kurt worked as a New Homes Consultant for 6 years and in that time he helped many people through the building process. He knows the building process can sometimes be challenging but Kurt believes if you have the right team behind you, the process can be extremely fun and memorable.

When Kurt is not in the office he spends his time with his wife and two young children and can often be found down the beach or off on a two wheels adventure somewhere.

DAVID HOCHWALD-JONES
Group General Manager

David is a no nonsense bloke with a combination of passion and drive for the industry that is infectious. With over twenty three years in the building industry working on everything from multi residential developments, manufacturing, subcontracting through to 7 million dollar luxury homes David brings a wealth of experience to the role. David is a registered building practitioner and contractor and has been involved with the HIA sitting on the Industrial Relation Legal Committee and served also as the Chair of the Technical Services committee. David Loves his sport and anything on two wheels. David is married with two adult children.