About Odell

O’Dell is a full service residential design-build company serving Westport, Connecticut and its neighboring communities. O’Dell launched in 2013 as a speculative provider of high quality, high efficiency homes whose merits were quickly sought in the custom market.  O’Dell now works primarily with private clients on new homes and large scale renovations. Whether you need a builder only for your project, or an entire design-build team to bring a vague idea in your head to fruition, O’Dell can make your vision a reality.


Chris O’Dell, CEO

Chris O’Dell grew up in Westport, CT where he got his first start in construction after high school working for a local carpenter. He graduated from Michigan State University in three years with a degree in Construction Management and has worked in this capacity ever since. The focus of his 20 year career has been high end residential construction in Chicago and Fairfield County, Connecticut.
Chris lives in Fairfield with his wife and four children.  He retains ties to his home town Westport as a soccer coach at Staples High School.  He can also be spotted coaching on the youth soccer fields of Fairfield.