GENERAL CONTRACTING + CONSTRUCTION MANAGERS

         Honesty, Integrity & Commitment.
                          Every Customer, Every Time.

OUR MISSION

Honesty, integrity and commitment to owner satisfaction are our top priorities. We strive to present each and every owner with a quality product, completed on time and within budget.

SCS Construction Services, Inc. mobilizes project teams to successfully compete in today’s ever-changing construction environment. We provide outstanding service for our clients through a combination of superior planning, hard work, attention to detail, persistence, problem-solving and sincere interest in building structures that meet the needs of our clients and enhance the communities we serve.

Our mission is to inspire excellence through superior detailed design, innovation and production for the safety and satisfaction of our team and the customers we serve.

OUR SERVICES

Self Perform:

Acoustical Ceilings
Concrete
Demolition
Doors/ Frames/ Hardware
Framing + Drywall Finishing
Rough + Finish Carpentry

General Carpentry:

Acoustical Treatments
Lockers
Visual Display Devices
Washroom Partitions + Accessories

General Maintenance:

Apartment Complexes
Office Parks
Schools

Other:

➢Prefabricated Metal Building

OUR TEAM

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT TEAM

SCOTT KENNELL

SCOTT KENNELL

President

Scott Kennell has over 40 years of experience in the construction industry. SCS began operations in 2005. Prior to SCS, Scott spent nearly 20 years with the 8th largest general contractor in the United States working on notable projects such as Ritz Carlton Hotel—Aspen, Denver International Airport and the reconstruction of Mount Rushmore guest services. After moving back to Indiana, he spent four years with a local general contractor. With his experience, hard work, determination to succeed, and the help of outstanding employees, Scott has successfully built this company from the ground up.

Education and Memberships:

➢ B.S. Degree in Building Construction and Contracting Technology from Purdue University

➢ Board of Directors, Community State Bank

➢ OSHA 30 Hour Certification

MENDEL SMITH

MENDEL SMITH

Operations Manager

Mendel Smith has over 35 years of experience in the construction industry. Mendel began as a laborer for an upstart company in Zionsville, IN. Through many years of company growth and success, Mendel advanced his own career, ending up as Vice President. With his work ethic and commitment, Mendel has contributed to the business development of every company that has had the honor of working with him. Since he has successfully worked nearly every construction management position, he has a deep knowledge of all aspects of the construction industry.

Education and Memberships:

➢ Business classes at Oakland City University

➢ Leadership, team-building, communications, financial, and career advancement seminars

➢ Current Trustee of State of Indiana Apprenticeship Board

➢ Instructor for Project Supervision classes

➢ American Concrete Institute

➢ Indiana Ready Mixed Concrete Association

DALE BURTNER

DALE BURTNER

Controller + HR Manager

Dale Burtner has over 29 years of experience in the accounting and finance industry. Dale started his career as a full charge bookkeeper and through hard work and determination held the position of US Manager of Finance and Administration for eleven years and US Board of Director for 10 years of a 47 statewide company. Dale has been instrumental in the training and development of many employees in many fields, including accounting, finance, information technology, procurement, payroll, human resources, system managements, inventory, and contract administration. Dale has a passion leading small to medium companies through the growth challenges to become larger and more profitable companies.

Education and Memberships:

➢ Bachelor Degree in Accounting, University of Indianapolis

➢ Indiana Certified Public Accountant Society

➢ Suburban Baptist Church, Treasurer

TAYLOR KENNELL

TAYLOR KENNELL

Project Manager + Business Development

Taylor Kennell began his career with SCS after two years in the risk management industry. With his background, he spent the first two years at SCS reviewing the risk management program as well as improving company administrative functions. After playing a key role in identifying the need and subsequent hiring of a controller, Taylor moved to the operations side of the company where he spent two years learning the duties of project engineering and field supervision. In 2020, Taylor took on the role of Project Manager, and he is also involved in Business Development.

Education and Memberships:

➢ B.B.A. Degree in Risk Management and Insurance, Eastern Kentucky University

➢ OSHA 30 Hour Certification

➢ Founding Chairman of Overdose Lifeline Golf Outing

➢ National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER)

PROJECT MANAGEMENT TEAM

JIM VAN CUREN

JIM VAN CUREN

Senior Project Manager

Jim Van Curen has over 25 years of experience in the construction industry. Throughout his career, Jim has held an impressive level of leadership and management positions, excelling in customer relations. His career is highlighted by his successful delivery of multi-state building program for Chick-fil-A and various healthcare projects. Jim also has extensive experience in Design/Build projects. His attention to detail and sense of urgency make him an invaluable member of our team here at SCS.

Education and Memberships:

➢ B.S. Degree in Psychology with minor in Business and Social Work from Kentucky Christian College

➢ OSHA 10 Hour Certification

➢ OSHA 30 Hour Certification

JEFF COY

JEFF COY

Project Manager

Jeff Coy has over 29 years of experience in the construction industry. As a loyal employee, he has been with only two companies within that time before joining SCS in 2019. He has held a diverse number of positions including Superintendent, Project Manager and Vice President. Jeff also has a vast experience with PEMB, which will ensure the expansion of our Design/Build and private sector portfolio.

Education and Memberships:

➢ IUPUI Technology Construction

➢ OSHA 30 Hour Certification

➢ CPR Certification

➢ BIM Modeling

CHRIS WISE

CHRIS WISE

Project Manager

Chris Wise has over 30 years of experience in the commercial and industrial construction industry. He has a diverse background in project management and estimating. Chis’s experience includes a wide array of private and public work, including institutional, retail, religious, health care, light industrial, and military. The types of construction involved metal buildings, traditional steel & concrete structures, and wood framed structures.

Education and Memberships:

➢ B.S. Degree in Building Construction Technology, Purdue University

➢ ABC Award of Excellence (Various)

JONATHAN BEAL

JONATHAN BEAL

Project Manager

Jonathan Beal has been in the construction industry for over 15 years. He started out as an estimator in residential and eventually made his way to the commercial side of construction, which is where he prefers to be. He has been a Project Manager for nearly 10 years and has tenant improvement and ground-up experience in public and private work such as schools, retail, hotels, office space and even an orthodontist offices.

Education and Memberships:

➢ B.S. Degree in Building Construction Management, Purdue University

DARYL GIBSON

DARYL GIBSON

Superintendent
DAVID PRICE

DAVID PRICE

Superintendent
RICK KERSEY

RICK KERSEY

Superintendent
THOMAS HICKS

THOMAS HICKS

Superintendent
BRENT ALLEN

BRENT ALLEN

Superintendent
WES KENNELL

WES KENNELL

Project Engineer
RYAN SAMPLES

RYAN SAMPLES

Project Engineer
JEFF FINET

JEFF FINET

Superintendent
MATT DONLEY

MATT DONLEY

Estimator
GARY FRYE

GARY FRYE

Superintendent

CONCRETE SERVICES

MIKE BURCHFIELD

MIKE BURCHFIELD

General Field Superintendent

Mike Burchfield has over 30 years of experience in the construction industry. As a long standing employee of SCS since 2009, he began as a Project Superintendent. With his comprehensive knowledge of construction means and impressive execution, he later became General Superintendent. Mike has played a vital role in the growth of SCS over the last decade.

Education and Memberships:

➢ B.S. Degree from Purdue University

➢ Heavy Equipment Operator Certification

➢ Forklift Operator Certification

➢ Crane Operator Certification

➢ OSHA 10 Hour Certification

➢ OSHA 30 Hour Certification

➢ CPR Certified

JEFF MONGAN

JEFF MONGAN

Superintendent

ADMINISTRATION TEAM

BRE BLANKENSHIP

BRE BLANKENSHIP

Project Administrator
FRED HOOVER

FRED HOOVER

Project Administrator
DONNA SIMS

DONNA SIMS

Project Administrator