Since inception, it has been Meranti’s goal to deliver an exceptional product while providing the highest level of professional construction management.  The foundation of our, and subsequently your, success is based a  strong belief in a team approach. You as an owner will benefit from our professional design team, clearly laid out processes, and years of experience that Meranti has to offer. Whether you already have plans, or just an idea, Meranti is a company that can guide you through the process in a professional and transparent manner.


Darcy Franklin

General Contractor

Darcy started Meranti Developments LTD. back in 2006. He has a background in education and has been a long time Sun Peaks resident and active community member.


Tony Schmidt


Tony Schmidt is a Red Seal Carpenter with 30 years of experience. Specializing in concrete and framing, Tony manages jobs from the initial earthwork to lockup and exterior finish. Tony has worked at Sun Peaks for 20 years. Tony’s input is crucial to getting all jobs off on a firm schedule and beating the winter weather.


Jennifer Nadorozny


Jennifer moved to Sun Peaks 2 years ago and brings with her years of experience in accounting, payroll and corporate communications.


Darcy and Lori are long time locals and learned to ski at “Todd” in the 80’s.  After spending several years in Saudi Arabia they relocated back to Sun Peaks to start Meranti Developments Ltd.  Lori continues to teach at the Sun Peaks high school. Their children Morgan and Paige are active with competitive freestyle skiing, 4-H, rodeo, and downhill mountain biking. From both a business and personal standpoint Darcy and Lori are strong supporters of the Sun Peaks community.
“We have been very blessed to have lived around the world. However, Sun Peaks is home and we don’t think you could find a better community in which to raise a family.”