Teamwork Makes the Logs Work

Meet the team crafting log repairs from Manitowoc to Cloquet and beyond.

There would be no happy customers without the employees we rely upon to do blasting, crown repairs, log replacement, and all the other expert services that Edmunds & Company is known for. Meet the team working across Minnesota and Wisconsin for the 2021 season.

Blasting Crew

Tyler – Blasting Leader

One of the young guys, but also a positive force to get jobs done. Tyler has many interests, and wants to learn about stuff. Hunting and fishing are Tyler’s passions and there are not many jobs where he doesn’t find a way to wet a line and see what lurks in the depths of Wisconsin and Minnesota lakes.

Oakes – Blaster

Oakes grew up on the Big Lake, a South Shore grad. Oakes recently moved to Washburn. We are excited to have his energy and positive attitude for all the work that we do.   

Northern Crew

Mark – Crew Leader

Mark has been with us for almost a decade. Starting off as a laborer and then blast helper, then moving to blaster. Now mark leads our northern crew. Mark is an artist and an outdoorsman and a builder extraordinaire. 


Jeff is one of our newest employees. He brings a variety of skills to his work, and we are happy to have him aboard.


Fern has been working for us since she was a teenager, and we are happy to have a gender diverse crew, thanks to her.  She brings many skills to the table, and is a part-time masseuse on her weeks off.


Jake is one of our newest employees and we love his spirit, and he loves to fish.

Western Crew

Ryan – Crew Leader

Ryan is the crew leader for our ‘western crew’ based in Brule, Wisconsin and Duluth, Minnesota. A native Wisconsinite having grown up near Port Wing Wisconsin Ryan is a Packers fan and loves deer hunting and building things on the weekend. Ryan has an extensive background in property maintenance and came to us as a skilled carpenter more than 7 years ago. With a background in carpentry and rustic log and timberframe work Ryan brings all the skills needed for this work.


Tsavo has worked with the crew more than a decade now starting as a teen! His energy and sense of humor is always a bright spot on the job. Tsavo has done every job there is for Edmunds & Company, including being the sandblaster, and is now one of our key log restorers. Tsavo enjoys carving spoons width local hardwoods in his free time as well as kayaking and spending time with family and friends all around the North Country.   


Reed has been working for us since he was a teenager and shares the blessing and the curse of being the bosses son. Reed loves music production and spending time with his friends and family.


The big man. Nick is the guy to get one end of the log while the rest of us get the other. All kidding aside Nick is a great worker, with a smile, he gets a whole lot done. Nick is a Vikings fan, an avid bow hunter and a Family man to boot!!

Administrative Staff

Matt Edmunds – Owner

2nd generation owner and lead salesman.

Mariana – Office Manager

Mariana holds everything together! Among many other things she make sure the crews know where to go, the customers know what to expect and everyone gets paid! ? Mariana and her husband live in Ashland Wisconsin with their two young children. She enjoys the water, mountain biking and spending time with family.