68 Clarks Point Rd|
Wiscasset, Maine 04578
Matt is the owner of M &
R Dorsey Company.
He was born in Wiscasset on August 2, 1966 and has dreamed all his
life of living and working in this neighborhood with his family and
After apprenticing to some of the best builders in Maine, Matt formed
M & R Dorsey company and gathered together the best builders in
the mid coast to create both a community and a company.
Matt received his
Residential Building Certificate from the Construction Certification
Institute, Inc., "A corporation organized under the laws of the Commonwealth
of Massachusetts" for completing the CCI-Maine State Residential Building
"Building homes is for me an art, a livelihood and a way of life,"
Matt says. "I love to go to work every day because I am doing what
I love and I am doing it with the people I love to be with."
Jim "Beau" Bailey
Jim is a Maine native and
a long time friend of Matt's.
He is an experienced painter, cabinet maker and carpenter.
"I have worked for many different people," Jim says, "but I enjoy
working with Matt because it is more than just a way of earning a
living. I not only spend my time working with Matt and the other guys,
but I spend time fishing, hunting and just relaxing with them.
When we work it's like we know what each other is thinking and that
makes our work efficient. It makes what we do, be the best that we
Bill is a carpenter's carpenter
- a master of any part of the process of building a house, from squaring
the foundation to trimming the windows and doors.
Bill and Matt have been friends since high school and have been working
together since 1996.
"He's the quiet one on the crew," Matt says, "actually we both are
pretty quiet. When we work together we'll just nod at each other all
day while the others are chattering away. I would say that he's the
lead man on the crew. He's a rock."
Scott was born in Phippsburg.
Before taking up the building trade, Scott ran sporting camps in Fort
Kent where he built a number of log cabins.
He is a skilled welder and steelworker, in addition to being a fine
"Scott tackles everything with enthusiasm," says Matt, "he tends to
inspire all of us. He will take on anything. He's always the first
one to volunteer for a difficult job."