HRP Construction Inc. Staff

Like many firms, we realize people are our most important asset. Unlike some others, in this area we have been blessed many times and are wealthy indeed. Some of our most precious assets include:

Senior Leadership:

Matt Cain

Matt Cain - President

B.S. in Building Construction Management, Purdue University
Years of construction experience: 27
Started with HRP: 1996
Hobbies: Parenting, traveling, skiing, and Vice-President of the Granger Homeowner's Association.
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Paul Fallon

Paul Fallon - Vice President - Special Projects

"Professor Emeritus"
Years of construction experience: 49+
Started with HRP: 1981
Hobbies: Reading, tennis, "laking", spreading under-appreciated pearls of wisdom, and grandparenting (travel).
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Jered Baker

Jered Baker - Senior Estimator/Project Manager

B.S. in Building Construction Management, Purdue University
Years of construction experience: 16
Started with HRP: 2005
Hobbies: Hunting, patrolling his "man land", snowmobiling, fixing snowmobiles, vacationing, and offering to help others use their vacation time.
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Steve Oldfather

Steve Oldfather - Senior Field Supervisor

B.S. in Building Construction Management, Purdue University
Years of construction experience: 22
Started with HRP: 2000
Hobbies: Hunting, fishing, going to my children’s sporting events, and learning from Jered on how to use vacation time.
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John Schafer

John Schafer - Equipment Manager

Years of construction experience: 32+
Started with HRP: 1993
Hobbies: Being cheerful, getting dirty, boating, and building and racing cars with his kids.
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Nancy Knapik

Nancy Knapik - Controller

B.S. in Accounting, I.U.S.B.
Years of construction experience: 27+
Started with HRP: 2011
Hobbies: Reading, enjoying the lake with family & friends, fishing, having fun with grandkids, and control, control, control.
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Field Leadership:

Bill Schumm

Bill Schumm - Field Supervisor

B.S. in Construction Science and Management, Western Michigan University
Years of construction experience: 27+
Started with HRP: 2007
Hobbies: "Absolutely" ('nuff said), Parenting, Chinook salmon fishing, Coho salmon fishing, and any other salmon fishing.
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Jason Owren

Jason Owren - Field Supervisor

Years of construction experience: 15
Started with HRP: 2011
Hobbies: Road warrior and at least doubling all preconceived notions about parenthood.
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Gary Newcomb

Gary Newcomb - Field Supervisor

Years of construction experience: 13
Started with HRP: 2012
Hobbies: Off-roading, family time, woodworking and being reminded to be careful while off-roading
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Mike Patton

Mike Patton - Field Supervisor

Years of construction experience: 20
Started with HRP: 2009
Hobbies: Coaching kids baseball and basketball, hunting, likes to go to Arkansas and watch Bill Schumm catch all his fish.
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John Kramer

John Kramer - Field Supervisor

B.S. in Building Construction Management, Purdue University, 2017
Years in construction experience: 5
Started with HRP: 2014
Hobbies: Smiling, learning from mistakes, spending time with family. Going west to snowboard.
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Ian Mundy

Ian Mundy - Field Supervisor

Years in construction experience: 20
Started with HRP: 2017
Hobbies: Friends, duck hunting with (Campy), and printing license plates.
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Office Leadership:

Jeff Wells

Jeff Wells - Estimator/Project Manager

B.S. Civil Engineering, Fairmont State University, West Virginia
Years of construction experience 32+
Started with HRP: 2012
Hobbies: Kids & sports, family & friends, hunting, fishing and outdoor activities
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Joe Saggars

Joe Saggars - Estimator/Project Manager

B.S. in Public Affairs, Indiana University
Years of construction experience: 12
Started with HRP: 2012
Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends, being outdoors and daydreaming about winning the Publisher's Clearinghouse Sweepstakes.
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Joseph Jonas

Joseph Jonas - Utility Damage Prevention Specialist/Estimator

B.S. in Building Construction Management, Purdue University
Years of construction experience: 22
Started with HRP: 1999
Hobbies: Camping with technology, fishing, pretending not to worry, saying "Yes Sir", and parenting.
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Chris Mack

Chris Mack - Project Manager

B.S. in Building Construction Management, Purdue University
Years of construction experience: 22
Started with HRP: 2000
Hobbies: Fishing, hunting, camping, fielding comments about vanishing red hair, and President of the Granger Homeowner's Association.
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Office & Administrative:

Cindy Vanheste

Cindy Vanheste - Administrative Assistant

B.S. in Business, Manchester College
Years of construction experience: 12
Started with HRP: 2011
Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends, doing anything outdoors, and helping others.
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Julie Jackson

Julie Jackson - Administrative Assistant

Years of construction experience: 4
Started with HRP: 2015
Hobbies: Camping, hiking, walking the dog, playing outside - except in the winter. Enjoying my fantastic kids and grandkids.
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Rodney Dale

Rodney Dale - EEO Representative

Started with HRP: 2017
Hobbies: Attending daughter’s athletic events, visiting our son in Chicago, working out, hanging with friends, mentoring elementary aged boys, coaching young athletes, and spending time with my wife.
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Jon Hollinger

Jon Hollinger - Truck Driver/Warehouse man

Years of construction experience: 27
Started with HRP: 1995
Hobbies: Washing & waxing 2010 Kenworth, foreign lands and people therefrom, and carnivals.
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Quentin White

Quentin White - Shop Runner

Started with HRP: 2017
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Dean Hiles

Dean Hiles - Safety Director

Years of construction experience: 27
Years of construction safety experience: 19
Started with HRP: 2013
Hobbies: Woodworking, camping, history, attaining degree in business management, and attending fights at which Chicago Black Hawks games break out.

Recent Retirees:

Yes, some long term staffers with whom you may have been very familiar are gone. We certainly miss them, are forever deeply grateful for their contributions, and are delighted that we could support and be with them for so long and into this rewarding stage of their lives. We are confident that those who replace the retirees will serve you well also.

Florent Vervaet

Florent Vervaet - Part time Warehouse man / Shop Runner

Retired CPA
Retired Entrepreneur (Dairy Queen)
Started with HRP: 2006
Retired Fall of 2014
George Grenert

George Grenert - Estimator/Project Manager

Years of construction experience: 35+
Started with HRP: 1999
Retired Fall of 2013

Golden Oldies:

Terry Easterday

Terry Easterday - Field Supervisor

Years of construction experience: 35+
Started with HRP: 1985
Retired Fall of 2010
Dave Bannwart

Dave Bannwart - Estimator/Project Manager

Years of construction experience: 35+
Started with HRP: 2002
Retired Fall of 2010
Ron Haskins

Ron Haskins - Senior Field Supervisor

Years of construction experience: 35+
Started with HRP: 1992
Retired Fall of 2012
Rick Ghareeb

Rick Ghareeb - Field Supervisor

Years of construction experience: 30+
Started with HRP: 2009
Retired Spring of 2012