About Us

Just Roofs and Gutters was founded by Brian Friend, a former Marine who has years of experience in both the mortgage and insurance industry. This experience makes us Colorado’s #1 choice in roofing and gutters, with an experienced on-site project and relationship manager who can explain every step of the roofing solutions, insurance, and gutters process. We want to be your go-to roofing specialists from the first day we show up for an inspection.


Get to Know Us

Our president, Brian Friend honorably served in the United States Marine Corps achieving numerous meritorious service awards throughout his career.

Nothing we do would be possible without our incredible Colorado community, and that’s why we try to give back at every chance we get.

Our team works closely with insurance agents for many years, understands the challenges faced by both the agents and homeowners. As a roofing company, we strive to address these issues and provide effective solutions.


Meet the Crew

Emma, Top Dog


Top Dog

Meet Emma, the lovable and charismatic canine mascot of the roofing company. With a wagging tail and a playful disposition, Emma brings a touch of fun and excitement to every project. Whether she's spreading joy on the job site or charming customers, Emma is always ready to lend a paw and make a difference. With her boundless energy and adorable personality, Emma is a beloved member of the team and a true ambassador of the company's spirit.
Ken Strecker, General Manager

Ken Strecker

General Manager

Meet Ken, a proud Colorado native who revels in the state's abundant recreational opportunities. He's been a part of the dynamic roofing industry since 2016, embracing the ever-evolving challenges and continuous learning opportunities it offers. Whether it's hiking the mountains or working on a roof, Ken is always up for an adventure.
Dairys Friend, Director of Business Operations

Dairys Friend

Director Of Business Operations

Meet the backbone of JRG - a proud mother of four and doting grandmother to seven grandchildren. Born in Cuba and fluent in Spanish, she manages all administrative and accounting tasks with precision and care. With years of experience, she has been an integral part of JRG since its inception.
Michael Conner, Sr. Sales & Project Manager

Michael Conner

Business Development

Meet a seasoned Business Development Manager, who has been a driving force in the roofing industry since 2015. With a focus on building strong relationships with insurance, real estate, and property management partners, he strives to bring value to their clients. A 23-year veteran of the Air Force and a former Systems Engineer with the Missile Defense Agency, he brings a wealth of experience to the table.
Chris Page, Project Manager

Chris Page

Team Leader | Trainer

Meet Chris, a solution-focused individual with a passion for helping others. When he's not busy finding new ways to make a difference, he loves exploring new destinations, attending concerts, and unwinding at home with his favorite shows and books. With a heart for service and a love for adventure, Chris is always on the lookout for new opportunities to make a positive impact.

Brady Howard

Project Manager

Meet Brady, a proud Texas native with a strong work ethic and unwavering integrity. Now calling Colorado home since 2015, he relishes in the state's breathtaking views, especially from the top of a roof. With a commitment to excellence and a love for the great outdoors, Brady is a valuable asset to any team.

Jude Hoffpauir

Project Manager

Meet Jude, a creative problem solver with a diverse background in accounting, customer service, IT, and operations management. He has a passion for writing, music, art, gaming, skiing, biking, soccer, basketball, and countless other activities that would max out the available space in this biography. A Southern Colorado resident since 1997, Jude offers youthful energy and a people-first attitude to any projects he tackles, aiming to have a positive effect on everyone he meets.

Noah Morton

Project Manager

Meet Noah , a versatile professional with a passion for serving others. Currently residing in Centennial, CO, Noah brings a wealth of experience to the table as a former insurance adjuster, home inspector, and firefighter/EMT. With a diverse background and a commitment to excellence, he is well equipped to tackle any challenge.

Stryker Smith

Project Manager

Meet Stryker, a passionate outdoor enthusiast and member of the Just Roofs and Gutters team. With a love for adventure and new experiences, he enjoys traveling and exploring the great outdoors with friends and family. Whether he's hiking, camping, or simply soaking up the beauty of nature, Stryker is always on the lookout for new opportunities to have fun and create lasting memories.

Nate Pittman

Project Manager

Meet Nate, a seasoned construction professional with over 20 years of experience. With a steadfast commitment to quality and integrity, he approaches every project with a focus on excellence. With a strong work ethic and a passion for his craft, Nate brings a wealth of expertise and dedication to the table.

Mariz Banut

Production Coordinator

Meet Mariz, a virtual assistant based in the Philippines with a passion for positivity and excellence. With a sunny outlook and a can-do attitude, she finds joy in every task and always strives to be her best. Whether it's spreading cheer or delivering outstanding results, Mariz is dedicated to making a difference and creating success.

Venus Romero-Anec

Administrative Assitant

Meet Venus, a seasoned administrative assistant with over 5 years of experience in managing clerical and accounting tasks. With a warm and approachable demeanor, she brings a positive attitude and a commitment to excellence to every project. Whether she's handling complex administrative tasks or simply making someone's day a little brighter, Venus is always striving to make a positive impact.
Brian Friend, President

Brian Friend


Brian's vision for our company is simple yet powerful: be innovative, client-focused, and value our long-term relationships. With experience from the USMC, USA Cycling, and other successful ventures, Brian leads us to stand out from the competition


Our Experience is Unmatched

Brian’s experience in the mortgage and insurance industries allows us to provide insider knowledge that is not usually seen in the roofing industry. The Just Roofs and Gutters team is ready to help any homeowner, real estate agent, property owner, and insurance agent with every step of the process, from inspection to insurance and so much more.


Denver's Most Dedicated Roofing Company

Cutting-Edge Technology

Our team utilizes Hail Trace, CompanyCam and OneClick Code, giving the stakeholder all the information and documentation to support recommendations made.

Insured & Certified

Anyone that you meet from the team is fully insured and certified, so you can know that the best of the best in the industry is working on your property.

On-Site Project Managers

If you have any questions, from the process to the cost to the timeline, you’ll have a go-to point of contact, ready to explain anything you’re wondering about.


We provide significant documentation to include permit, contract, warranty documents and completion certificate. We even maintain everything electronically. We take pride in staying supremely organized.