The Thomco Team (Our Key Personnel
Diana Thompson, President
Diana Thompson, President and co-founder of Thomco Construction,
has been with Thomco since our inception in 1996. Diana
has a degree in Business and possesses an extensive background
in business and business applications. Diana also has 25
years experience in the legal industry and is well qualified
to review and respond concerning all legal aspects of the
business, insurances, contracts, and subcontracts. Diana
is also responsible for making every decision at the corporate
level of the company. Diana also works with Thomco’s
accounting department to assist in the development of new
and improved tracking systems. Diana’s attention to
detail on any task she undertakes is unsurpassed and is one
of the many traits that continue to make her a valuable member
of the Thomco team.
Glenn Thompson, Vice-President
Glenn has provided project management in the construction and engineering industries
for over twenty-five years. As co-founder of Thomco Construction, Glenn has
over ten years experience in the successful operation of a small business.
He works hands on as an estimator and project manager for Thomco and manages
over 40 projects per year. Glenn is a member of the International Conference
of Building Officials and holds inspection certificates in both structural
steel/welding and reinforced concrete.
Louis Kloss, Project Manager/Estimator
Louis has worked at Thomco since 2002 and has over fifteen
years of construction experience. Louis has successfully
bid projects ranging in size and cost. He is responsible
for landing and managing the Sherwin Williams Small Batch
Plant; which is new construction of a large paint processing
plant. Louis has also managed several tenant improvements
including the renovation of the Civic Center for the City
of Redlands as well as the Police Annex Building for the
City of Garden Grove. He has vast experience in public
works construction process including: bidding, schedules,
certified payroll, AIA invoicing, Requests for Information,
change orders, and close-out documents. Louis has been
employed for leading edge companies including McDonnell
Douglas, Boeing and McMaster Carr.
Nicole Paproski, Project Manager/Estimator
Nicole has been a member of the Thomco Team since 1999. She
handles all managerial phases of each project including,
but not limited to, estimating, project mobilization, subcontractor
correspondence and contracts, insurance certificates for
both Thomco and subcontractors, submittal processing and
all other methods to facilitate the smooth and efficient
management of documentation required to execute a construction
project. Nicole has been awarded several successful projects
crossing from public to private sector. She is responsible
for landing and managing construction of the Inglewood Payment
Center for Southern California Gas as well as a homeless
shelter for the City of Riverside. She has also assisted
in managing several Thomco projects and has stepped in to
assist with special tasks on numerous projects including
but not limited to: schedule assembly; correspondence between
suppliers, subcontractors, and clients; compilation of operation
and maintenance data, and close-out procedures. Nicole has
a Bachelor’s Degree from California State University
Ellen Stephens, Project Accountant / Human Resources Director
Ellen is the single point contact for financial matters,
which includes accounting and bookkeeping on all projects.
Her expertise includes invoicing, tracing payments, tracking
project costs and distribution of monies to subcontractors
and suppliers. Ellen is also Human Resources Director and
as such she manages payroll, including certified payroll
for public products, health insurance and retirement funds.
Ellen has vast knowledge of employment laws and regulations.
In addition to these responsibilities she is also in charge
of insurance, pre-lien, and releases tracking and recording.
Ellen is skilled in expert manipulation of Master Builder
software, Quickbooks, and ADP Payroll Software. She also
spent several years in the accounting office at the International
Conference of Building Officials.
Holly Haney, Office Manager
Holly is the Office Manager and Receptionist. She is usually
the initial point of contact for any correspondence that
enters Thomco’s office. Holly is responsible for
correspondence management: including initial customer contact
and subcontractor relations. She assists with bidding process
including plan distribution, subcontractor invitations,
follow-up and compilation of actual job cost. Holly is
responsible for upkeep and maintenance of all office equipment
and supplies. She is working on bachelor’s degree
to be conferred June 2008
Scott MacNair, Superintendent/Specialty Construction
Scott’s background and assets further expand the Thomco
Team capabilities. Scott has a wealth of construction experience.
Working in the industry for more than 15 years, he has personally
constructed or directed crews in more than a dozen environments.
He also has superb abilities in concrete construction, high-rise and bridge
erection, multistage scaffolding, false decking, beam and column, shoring,
cabinetry and finish work.