In her most recent episode of Inspirational Leadership with the Best in Home Building, Zonda principal Mollie Carmichael interviews Ryan Marshall, president and CEO at PulteGroup.

Growing up, Marshall wanted to be a cowboy—inspired by his dad who ran a cattle ranch and later became a veterinarian. His upbringing impressed upon him the value of hard work, community, and self-sufficiency. He loves strategizing and solving difficult problems, a passion that helped him grow in his leadership at Pulte.

“I love interfacing with our team members, solving problems … that’s where I’m happiest,” he says.

Tune in to Inspirational Leadership with the Best in Home Building to learn more about Marshall, what advice he would give his younger self, and how he leads PulteGroup today.

Also, click back to hear from the leaders in the last five podcast episodes, which feature Sheryl Palmer, president and CEO of Taylor Morrison; Doug Bauer and Tom Mitchell from Tri Pointe Homes; Tommy Beadel, founder and CEO of Thomas James Homes; Brent Herrington, president and CEO of DMB Development; and Howard Englander, owner and principal of The Englander Co.