MBA Builders was established in 2010 by Allen Carpenella and Keith Forlizzi. These childhood friends founded a company whose goal is to build with integrity and fine craftmanship.  Over the past ten years, they have cultivated a strong team of dedicated carpenters and project managers to support their mission. With continued growth on the horizon, MBA Builders remains committed to their guiding principles of quality craftsmanship and customer service.


Allen Carpenella, Owner
With over 15 years of experience, Allen has worked in all aspects of the construction industry from frame to finish. Growing up working alongside his father and other skilled craftsmen, Allen acquired an expansive skill set including knowledge of the trade, work ethic, and core values. Through his strong leadership and candid nature, Allen instills the same culture of learning and craftsmanship onto his team in the field and throughout the company today.

Keith Forlizzi, Owner
A graduate of Suffolk University, Keith holds a degree in business management and marketing. In addition, Keith also holds his Massachusetts Real Estate License.  His business background and long-term vision have been integral to MBA Builders expansion from a three-man shop to the successful, growing company it is today. Keith’s primary responsibilities include the management of MBA’s business operations and finances.

Andrea Morelli, Senior Project Manager
A Holy Cross graduate, Andrea earned degrees in mathematics and physics. She continued her education at Columbia University where she obtained a master’s degree in civil engineering.  Andrea has over 15 years of experience working in both the commercial and residential sectors of the construction industry. Andrea’s attention to detail, organization skills, and proactive nature gives her the ability to foresee and solve problems before they occur. This among many other qualities, allows her to continually exceed client expectations and has contributed to her success in the field.

In addition to senior management, we have a dedicated team of lead carpenters, project managers, and office staff committed to your project on and off the job site:

Dominic Tavano, Lead Carpenter
Byron Ramirez, Lead Carpenter
Michael Carpenella, Lead Carpenter
Erica Deane, Pre-construction Coordinator
Ashley Cullen, Project Manager
Lisa Gallo, Project Manager
Diane Alexander, Office Coordinator

Servicing All Aspects of Construction: 

Design & Construction Consulting

Custom Homes & Historical Restorations

Bathroom and Kitchen Renovations

Finished Carpentry & Millwork

Masonry & Complete Exterior Renewal

Specialty Services and more


Looking for someone to build a custom home, remodel a well-loved space, or any wide array of specialty services? 

MBA Builders can help you get started!