Management Team

Thomas M. Fansler Jr.

Chairman/ CEO, Project Manager

Tom Jr has been at Smock since the mid 60’s and purchased the company in 1967.  Since that time, he has grown the company from a small trucking and excavating subcontractor to a full service general contractor, providing a more comprehensive scope of services.  Tom Jr continues to tend to daily business operations as well as his project estimation and management load.
In his spare time, Tom Jr is active in a number of community organizations, including Indianapolis Municipal Band (he plays the tuba!), Speedway Lions Club, Christian Businessmen Connection, and Speedway Community Development Corporation.  Tom and his wife Nancy are very active members of Speedway United Methodist Church.  They have been married for over 50 years and have 3 sons, a daughter, 8 grandchildren, and 3 great-grandchildren.
Tom Jr’s notable recent projects include IPL ductbanks and vault reconstructions throughout downtown Indianapolis and the demolition and erection of a new feed room at Quemetco.
Thomas M. Fansler III

President, Project Manager

Tom III grew up working summers for SFC.  Starting as a laborer and working his way up through the years has given Tom a thorough understanding of the construction process and all the key roles involved in making a successful project.  Tom’s artistic tendencies and meticulous attention to detail have served him well as he consults with owners and design professionals on design development, scheduling, constructability, and cost analysis on a wide range of projects.  Tom III is married with 3 children and 2 grandchildren.  In his spare time, Tom enjoys scuba diving, vacationing in tropical locations, and spending time in or near the pool.

Tom III’s notable projects include the Glick Peacewalk, Indiana Landmarks Hardscape, and the Taltree Railway Garden.

David Fansler

Vice President – Operations, Field Superintendent Coordinator

David Fansler has been employed in various phases of construction with Smock Fansler Corporation since graduation from Speedway High School in 1981.  He has increased his responsibilities from yard laborer to Project Superintendent with excellent management and leadership qualities.  He is experienced on both sitework and general construction projects with special attention to the uniqueness required of park projects of the high visual profile of working with and around the public and especially children.

David is married with 2 children, a grandson and a granddaughter.  In his spare time, David enjoys boating, fishing, and travelling (to Florida to boat and fish!).

David’s notable projects include the restoration of the Sunken Gardens and Conservatory at Garfield Park, the Holliday Park Trail System improvements, and the construction of the Aquatic Center at Garfield Park.  

Joe Davee

Vice President – Quality Control, Project Manager

Joe joined Smock Fansler in 1993 working as a laborer over summer breaks while earning his BS in Building Construction Management at Purdue University.  His work covers a broad range of commercial, industrial, and public works projects, particularly parks & rec, monuments/memorials, custom art installations, and architectural hardscapes/streetscapes.  In his spare time, Joe enjoys Legos, gaming, going to the movies, playing bluegrass music, and making continuous improvements to the historic home he lives in with his wife, daughter, and son. 

Joe’s notable projects include the Carmel City Center Streetscape and Hardscape, Simon Corporate HQ Hardscape and water feature, and White River State Park and Greenspaces / Riverfront Development. 

Eric Etchison




Mike Pluckebaum


Mike has been a member of the Smock Fansler team since 2016, but he has nearly 30 years of construction experience.  He has his BS from Ball State University and worked as a CPA prior to entering the construction industry.

Mike has two sons and in his free time enjoys playing golf, vacationing and watching sports.

Joe Hannold

Dispatch / Purchasing

Joe has been with SFC since September of 1984. He handles the purchasing and dispatch for the field supervisors and office. You can usually catch him at his desk, on the phone or radio. Joe has been married to his wife, Sally, for over 35 years and they have three grown children: Staci, Jenny, and Brian, and two grandchildren: Seana and Dawson. Joe keeps busy maintaining the five cars in the family.

Dia Donoho

Project Assistant

Dia first joined SFC in 2004 and utilizes her over 19 years of construction background in the day to day operations to assist the project management and estimating departments. 

Glenda Hill

HR Manager


Melissa Laue

Payroll & Accounts Receivable

Melissa has been with SFC since winter 2006. She is married to her husband Richie, and has two children: son, Travis, who proudly serves our country in the US Air Force, and daughter Emily. In her spare time, Melissa enjoys landscaping, walking, and crafting.

Tina Fudger

Accounts Payable

Tina began working at SFC in early 2007 after relocating to Greenwood from California. She is a proud parent of 5 children: Stephanie, Tyler, Tiffany, and twins Geoffrey & Tara. Tina enjoys reading, bowling, camping, puzzles and going to concerts.