Meet the Team

Locally Owned and Operated Since 1975

Mike Brackin

President, Local Owner

Mike Brackin is the President and Local Owner of HomCo Lumber & Hardware. A resident of northern Arizona since 1980, Mike has 38 years of experience in his field. He holds an Arizona Contractor’s License (Commercial/Residential), and is a lifetime member of the Northern
 Arizona Building Association Board of Directors. Mike also sits on the Forest Stewardship Council and is past president of the Northern Arizona Building Association.

 Mike graduated from Northern Arizona University with a bachelor’s degree in management and marketing. He believes it’s important to invest in his people, and he has created a career-oriented culture where the average length of employment is seven years or longer. “My favorite part of the job is watching my people grow,” he says. “I love watching them get excited about the ideas they 
implement. I let my people take the ball and run with it.” Outside of work, Mike enjoys golfing, traveling, and spending time with his family at Lake Powell.

Todd Callan

Chief Operating Officer

Todd Callan joined HomCo Lumber & Hardware in 2000 bringing over twenty years of lumber and hardware experience with him. He holds an Arizona Contractor’s License and enjoys sharing his expertise in residential and commercial construction with HomCo customers, employees and the Flagstaff community. As a Master Graduate of Rapport Leadership International he has gained valuable leadership skills in providing a positive workplace with the focus on the development of the employees. Todd believes the success of HomCo is driven by the strength of its people. Knowledgeable employees in a focused but friendly workplace, led by seven core values, positively impact the service to all HomCo customers. Todd is passionate about all aspects of his work at HomCo but his most memorable moment is from 2009 at the HomCo Lumber & Hardware’s 3rd Annual Shoes & Brews Charity Horseshoe Tournament. “We made a donation to the family of Dawson Merrick who was diagnosed with Leukemia,” says Todd. “It was touching to see the money go to help the family during such a difficult time.” A resident of Northern Arizona for over 40 years, Todd enjoys everything the area has to offer. He loves to spend time traveling, hiking and mountain biking with his wife, but during the summer Todd and his family can most often be spotted boating the canyons of Lake Powell.

Dan Groth

General Manager

Dan has been involved with the construction trades since 1978. For the last 17 years he’s worked as a general contractor, building award-winning custom homes. He has extensive knowledge in material procurement, accounting, estimating, and project management. Happy to call Flagstaff home for nearly 30 years, Dan spent his teens in Scottsdale and his early childhood in Pipestone, Minnesota. Dan is an active board member for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flagstaff. Dan enjoys work every day. “The culture at HomCo is great; it makes you smile when you walk in to work as well as when you leave for the day.” As a Master Graduate of Rapport Leadership International, he enjoys sharing his leadership skills with everyone willing to learn. Away from work Dan enjoys golf, playing disc golf , and spending time with his wife, traveling whenever possible.

Shawn Whitehead

Store Manager

Shawn joined HomCo Lumber and Hardware in January 2016. For the last 20 years, he has been extremely successful in a management role while working for a multi-store chain of Ace Hardware stores in Arizona and Southern California. Shawn grew up in Lake Havasu City, Arizona, where he started working part time in a lumber yard at Ace Hardware. He brings with him a wealth of knowledge of both hardware and retail experiences. Through the years of calling Southern California home, Shawn continued his education and desire of wanting to learn how to fly, and earned his pilot’s license. From boating on Lake Havasu, zipping up and down the Colorado River, to racing across the desert on his dirt bike, you will find Shawn always moving forward with great passion, and spending time with his family. With that, he is now looking forward to calling Flagstaff his new home, and excited to be part of this great community.