Top 10 Builder | Best in Show | A+ BBB Rating

First impressions are everything. Discovery is one of metro-Louisville’s leading home builders with superior quality and customer service. When you choose Discovery, you’re choosing a different kind of home builder. Each home is the perfect combination of exterior detail and interior style. Our homes combine designer details, skilled craftsmanship, and high-quality living. With our expertise in land planning and development, we create signature neighborhoods to enjoy for a lifetime.


Since our founding in 1992, Don Naville and David Bauer have remained steadfast in their commitment to

  • Quality – build every home of such high quality that we, ourselves, would be proud to live there
  • Customer Satisfaction – a satisfied customer is our best referral, future neighbor, and friend
  • Distinction – unique and captivating architectural details, features, and finishes give each home unmatched character and value

For more than a quarter century, this philosophy has enabled Discovery Builders to grow steadily and successfully to become an award-winning industry leader, a better builder, and an even better neighbor


Trust | Integrity

You’ll have peace of mind in your decision to choose Discovery Builders to construct your dream home. We build lasting relationships of trust and integrity with each customer we serve.Our team members are professionals in real estate, land development, construction, and business management.

Meet the Discovery Builders Team!


David Bauer

Owner • President • Broker


(502) 931-5657

Don Naville


Vice President

(502) 664-7840

Alexis Ammon

Director of Operations

(502) 777-2571

Kirsti Dean

Design Studio Manager

(502) 432-4840

Alex Minnich

Construction Manager

Licensed General Contractor

(502) 264 – 2573

Robert Blackman

Project Manager

(502) 643-1609


Daniel Gregory

Project Manager

(502) 528-8825

Darin Marshall

Project Manager

(812) 820-6752

Kathy Shelburne

Office Administrator

(502) 736-8617

Tina Hoffman

Finance Manager

(502) 736-8812