Our Story

Having been an end user of light gauge metal trusses, the primary ownership of Trigon Steel Components, Inc. knows what consists of a complete metal truss package.  By installing trusses from many different manufacturers on countless projects around the country for more than 15 years, we can provide honest, trade proven input as to what can be done better, more efficient, offer cost effective ways to design your project.

This experience allows us to work closely with the installer by understanding what they require to install our products in a safe and efficient manner.

Since the main portion of our experience comes from working in the field, with other manufacturer’s products; we design with the end installation in mind.  We want to make our product as user friendly and easy to install as we can; providing a positive user experience that saves time and money overall.

At Trigon Steel, we look to provide a positive and complete customer experience with each and every project we are a part of.  We want to be your first choice in light gauge metal trusses. We look forward to the next opportunity that arises where we can be your partner in the light gauge truss industry and work with you and your team.

Sales & Estimating

Cortney Sluiter

Cortney manages the Sales and Estimating departments within Trigon Steel.
Bringing over 10 years of light gauge metal truss manufacturing and sales experience,
he offers a first-hand account of what makes for a competitive proposal and manufacturing
efficiency otherwise unexplored.


Isaac Koert

Isaac heads up the Project Management aspects of Trigon Steel. He brings over 10 years field experience within the light gauge metal truss industry performing and managing all aspects of truss installations across the country with a focus on craftsmanship and customer relations. He currently resides in Zeeland, Michigan with his wife Kayla near the corporate facilities.

Outside Sales

Eric Greenfield

Eric has over 36 years of experience in the pre-engineered building component industry, with 24 of those specifically in cold-formed steel. He has worked in all facets of the business from working on the production line, designing trusses & wall panels, to selling and assisting in problem resolution in the field. He has a BS in Mathematics from Calvin College. When he’s not rooting for the New York Yankees, enjoys learning the finer points of glass blowing and visiting glass studios across the country when he travels.

Inside Sales

Kevin McConnell

Kevin brings a background in manufacturing and customer relations to the Trigon team. Kevin grew up in West Michigan, later to attend Grand Valley State University. He enjoys coaching youth soccer teams in the area, also playing whenever he has a chance.

Lead Truss Design

Gary Van Huis

Gary boasts over 25 years of structural and miscellaneous steel detailing experience, and holds his SDS/2 Certification. He enjoys hiking, fishing, and woodworking as hobbies.

Truss & Panel Design

Alec Bobko

Alec brings over 5 years of customer service experience to the Trigon team. He lives in a small town northeast of Grand Rapids, where he enjoys golfing in his spare time.

Truss & Panel Design

Corey Bakker

Production Manager

Ryan Knaack

Ryan leads the Trigon Steel manufacturing team with over 23 years of construction experience, with over 10 years specific to the truss industry. An avid outdoorsman, Ryan enjoys any activity that can get him camping, boating, hiking, anything in nature with his wife Kara, and son Charlie. Always one to keep busy, he likes to work on home improvement projects when he has free time.