landmark west builder awardsKen Madden is the owner of Shiloh Builders.  With over 40 years building custom homes, Ken is considered a Master Builder in our luxury custom homes building community. Ken began his career in Durango, Colorado in the early 1970’s. In 1987 Ken relocated to Scottsdale, Arizona and founded “Shiloh Custom Homes”. Shiloh focused on luxury custom builds, creating masterfully crafted dream homes for its clients. These homes received prestigious awards such as “Custom Home of the Year”, “Gold Nugget Award” and “Best Custom Home”, just to name a few.

Shiloh Custom Homes would go on to receive over 50 national and regional awards for its outstanding homes built under Ken’s leadership. In 2001, Ken began pursuing his interest for land development in Arizona and Montana. “Shiloh Development” success led Ken to selling Shiloh Custom Homes in 2004 to key employees and to focus full-time on land development. In 2013 Ken returned to Scottsdale to eventually founded Shiloh Builders to pursue his passion: build luxury custom homes and home transformations in North Scottsdale, Cave Creek and Carefree. Ken and his wife Helene reside in Carefree, Arizona and have 3 grown children. For leisure, Ken enjoys biking, scuba diving, and fly fishing.

Helene MaddenHelene Madden

Director of Client Acquisition

Helene is originally from Montreal Quebec and has 3 grown children.With over 25 years of business experience with Ken Madden, Helene is passionate about helping Shiloh Builders become “The choice builder” for many looking to start life in a custom home in the Valley of the Sun.

Having lived in Arizona now for 30 years with her husband Ken, she has become an expert at maximizing the Valley experience! In her spare time, Helene enjoys road cycling with her team, competes in events and races, loves hiking, oil paints and spends time with friends and family.

Dori Buford


Originally from SE Florida, Dori came to Arizona in 2001.

Dori started in Construction Accounting at 19. With her exceptional aptitude for accounting, she worked her way up to Accounting Manager and Asset Manager. Working directly for a local Developer, she ran the accounting team for high end condo projects encompassing construction, property management and condo sales in AZ, NV and CA.

With her extensive experience in construction, property management and real estate accounting, Dori is an asset to the Shiloh Builders team.

Dori is a mother of one lovely child. When not working, Dori loves to spend her time outdoors hiking, fishing and exploring with her child.