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Rolling Hills Construction was founded in 2015 by Stephan Acevedo and Zach McDaniel. After working together in EOD – Explosive Ordnance Disposal – at Fort Riley, the pair began a side gig where they put in fences and took on other small jobs. Both had backgrounds as a construction contractor and found they had a knack for tackling problems together. The pair agreed – it was like the scene in Step Brothers where they instantly became best friends – they clicked, and for it, their productivity flourished.

After a few years of part-time work under their original name, 2 Guys Construction, the pair took their business full time in 2017 as Rolling Hills Construction.  Ever since, the company has been serving the area with high-quality construction services to the greater Junction City Kansas area.

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Who We Are

Meet Our Team

Learn more about who works behind the scenes at RHC by reading our team bios below.

We are proud to be a veteran owned and operated local construction contractor business in North Central Kansas. We value our professionalism, as well as individual education, and believe that putting our training and past experiences together makes us a stronger, more effective team. It’s an effort that helps us help you!

Zach McDaniel

Zach served ten years in the United States Army beginning Aug of 2010 as an Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Technician. He is extremely detail oriented and enjoys challenging jobs. Zach’s hobbies include fine woodworking, hunting and dirt bikes.


Operations Manager
Samantha served in the U.S. Air Force Reserve from 2010-2018 as a Knowledge Operations Manager. She entered the industry on a whim to explore her passion for interior design. She has 3 years of administrative and design experience in residential construction.


Office Manager
Kim is a native of New Hampshire and served over sixteen years in the U.S Army as an Allied Trades Technician. During her years of service , she attended Trident University with a concentration in accounting. She has over four years of customer service experience and enjoys learning new skills


Team Leader
Austin entered the Army in 2001 and retired after serving 20 years as an Explosive Ordnance Technician. He entered the trades immediately after exiting the Army and enjoys problem solving and working with his hands. Austin has an affinity for learning new skills and providing the best customer service possible.


Team Leader
Cody Enlisted in the US Army as a Military police officer in 2011 and served 5 years at Fort Riley. After Cody went to Manhattan Area Technical College and received a certificate for welding. Cody is currently enrolled at University of Phoenix for a Masters in Business Administration. He is ready to learn all he can and strives to turn customers dreams into reality.


Team Leader
I grew up in a small town in western Kansas. My love for construction blossomed from roofing houses for my high school basketball coach. I went to trade school for construction after high school and have been in the remodeling industry ever since. I strive to become a friend of every client I cross paths with and to provide them with a job well done.


Journeyman Carpenter
From high school shop class building rolltop bread boxes to a career that I love. I've tried many things for work ,but woodworking always calls me back. I have been in construction for around 12 years. I'm kind of a jack of all trades. I like to learn new things and provide the best quality that I can to any project I am working on.


I was around many tradesmen growing up. My late grandfather owned a plumbing business, so started helping at a young age. I first swung a hammer at the age of 3 and I was hooked from then on. In high school, I started my journey in the construction industry and went to college for construction. I spent 6 years in the United States Army as a construction equipment mechanic. I joined RHC in January of 2023 and have every intention of retiring from the company due to the professional and family oriented atmosphere.


Carpenters Apprentice
I’ve done carpentry for over a year and I’ve enjoyed it ever since my first swing of a hammer. I’m currently in the army reserves and enlisted in August 2019 as a carpentry and masonry specialist and still serving!


I am a lifetime native of Dickinson County, Kansas. I have a passion for the outdoors and working with my hands. As a taxidermist in my free time, I have found that attention to detail is one of my skill sets that lends itself positively to carpentry and remodeling. I feel as though I've found my niche in this career field. I look forward to learning all I can and improving my skills with RHC.

Team Background

Transitioning to Construction

For former military professionals, it was a transition that just made sense. In EOD the pair were charged with being subject matter experts on numerous technical tasks, and being a construction contractor is no different. Stephan and Zach solve problems by gathering information and putting it into action with structurally sound, detailed projects. No room for errors, just solid results. 

The team says, “Our mindset is wanting to see something different and finding new challenges. If the last people said, ‘It can’t be done,’ we come in and find the solution. It’s never that it can’t be done, it’s a matter of time and money and what’s worth it for the desired outcome.”

With a team of college-educated, multi-faceted problem solvers, Rolling Hills Construction is here to kick things off for you. We’re trained to find a solution. With a military background, we find a way to make it work, even when others might’ve given up. We find creative, safe ways to make your vision a reality. 

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Why Hire

Rolling Hills Construction?

At Rolling Hills Construction, we are  proud to be a locally veteran owned and operated business in North Central Kansas. We love where we live, and we want you to love your space too. 

It’s our experience, our perfectionism, and how we strive to find better solutions for each project that makes us a trusted source for construction contractor projects in the Junction City, Kansas area and beyond. Rolling Hills Construction is fully licensed and insured. 

Learn more by taking a look at past projects. 


Frequently Asked Questions

Learn more from our most Frequently Asked Questions.

Yes, up to three stories high.
We like a challenge! We enjoy projects that are different and out-of-the-box.
Since 2015 — we began as 2 Guys Construction, then re-branded at Rolling Hills Construction in 2016 to better reflect our business goals.

In general, we travel an hour away from Junction City, which includes Manhattan, Chapman, Riley, Abilene, and Milford. If you are further away and would like to hire RHC, give us a call to discuss project details.

Yes, RHC is licensed in the state of Kansas as a General Contractor and as a Roofing Contractor. We maintain a general liability policy in accordance with state requirements.

Yes, RHC is licensed and insured in the state of Kansas as a roofing contractor.

How To

Get Started

Ready to move forward with a project of your own? Contact us today to learn more. We’ll get back with you as soon as possible to discuss the details of your next construction project — remodels, builds, and repairs for residential and commercial locations.

Head to our Contact Us page today and get in touch. 

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