Our Team

MEET THE STAFF

Facilities Contracting, Inc. is staffed with a versatile team that includes a widespread group of individuals who bring numerous years of experience and knowledge to our company.

MICHAEL D McKESSON - President/Owner

Beginning in 1980, Michael initially worked as an apprentice carpenter, mason, and heavy equipment operator with a regional real estate developer. Soon after, he was promoted to Project Manager and then to Assistant Vice President in charge of licensing and liaisons with various municipalities throughout Colorado and Arizona.



In 1989, Michael founded Facilities Contracting, Inc. with a firm belief that building should not only produce a quality finished product but the company must also tend to the client’s needs throughout the duration of a projects life span. Beginning with day porter services, snow removal, and smaller commercial construction, Michael was able to expand Facilities Contracting, Inc. into a top Class A commercial general contractor with clientele ranging from governmental agencies, Fortune 500 companies, and private individuals. 



Michael oversees all organizational and managerial functions necessary to maintain the ongoing financial longevity of the company. He also personally holds all contracting licenses and examinee ratings necessary to conducts Class A construction and demolition throughout the State of Colorado.



Graduating from Colorado State University in 1986, Michael earned his Baccalaureate Degree in Business Finance, with an emphasis in Industrial Construction Management.

Certified Healthcare Constructor (CHC), by the American Society of Healthcare Engineers (ASHE) of the American Hospital Association (AHA)

KATHRYN M HEYDLAUFF - Chief Financial Officer

Kathryn started her career in 1974 working with Discount Tire in the accounting department. Over the next fifteen years, she continued working in the financial industry and became well versed and well-rounded in all aspects of accounting and financial processes. Her list of accomplishments includes ownership of her own accounting service firm where she was a full charge bookkeeper for numerous small businesses.

Kathryn began working with Facilities Contracting, Inc. in 1989. She directly assists the President in all managerial and organizational functions and is responsible for the preparation of monthly financial statements for review of the stockholders, and assists in the preparation of reviewed financial reports in cooperation with the company’s accounting firm. Kathryn also tracks and prepares monthly job costing for construction projects as well as preparing job cost summaries and contract schedules. She is directly involved with the management and day-to-day operations of the office personnel including the accounting department, administration department, and project support team. In 2015, Kathryn became part owner of Facilities Contracting, Inc.

Kathryn attended Eastern Michigan University and graduated from the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs with a Baccalaureate Degree in Accounting.

DANIEL L HEYDLAUFF - Vice President of Construction

Dan joined Facilities Contracting, Inc. in 1999 bringing with him over ten years of construction experience, as well as, seventeen years of management experience. Previously, Dan worked as a Project Superintendent where he was responsible for the supervision of construction personnel in the residential arena building new homes, apartment buildings, and numerous community buildings.

As Vice President of Construction, Dan oversees and coordinates projects from the estimating and contracting phases of various construction projects to closeout and warranty. He is responsible for formulation of contracts and AIA documentation as well as coordination of multiple construction projects. He is well versed in all aspects of retail, medical, and restaurant construction.

Dan's recent accomplishments include the completion of over 20 diagnostic medical facilities throughout Colorado, Texas, Louisiana, and Oklahoma, and over 10 standalone emergency rooms throughout Colorado and Arizona.

Daniel graduated from Chelsea High School and attended numerous training and sales seminars.

HealthCare Construction Certificate Holder (HCC) by the American Society for HealthCare Engineering (ASHE) of the American Hospital Association (AHA)

STEVE B PRIEBE - Senior Project Manager

Steve joined Facilities Contracting, Inc. in 2000 bringing with him over thirteen years of commercial construction experience. Prior to Facilities Contracting, Inc., Steve completed many large commercial projects and historic renovations.

As a Senior Project Manager, Steve oversees and coordinates projects from the estimating and contracting phases of various construction projects to closeout and warranty. He is responsible for formulation of contracts and AIA documentation as well as coordination of multiple construction projects. He is well versed in all aspects of retail, medical rehabilitation, and restaurant construction.

His recent accomplishments include numerous ground-up construction of Goodwill Industries retail stores throughout Colorado. In addition, Steve completed a hydrogen conversion for UPS and a natural gas conversion for Kroger.

Steve attended the University of Wisconsin and also Colorado State University where he earned his Project Management Certification.

MIKE INGHAM - Project Manager

Mike joined Facilities Contracting, Inc. in 2010. With him, he brought six years of field experience. In 2015, Mike was promoted to Project Manager; his primary responsibilities include scheduling, coordination and supervision of all subcontractors and material suppliers in order to ensure that all projects are completed on schedule. As a ground-up project manager, Mike assures that the quality of our projects meet both the expectation of the client as well as the expectations of Facilities Contracting, Inc.

Mike's recent accomplishments are the completion of 12 First Choice Emergency Rooms throughout Colorado.

Mike graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management in 2008.

DOUG SCHLAGEL -  Project Manager

Doug joined Facilities Contracting, Inc. in 2005. With him, he brought over 25 years of management experience with six years of commercial construction experience.  Doug was promoted to Project Manager in 2015. His primary responsibilities include bidding, preparation of preliminary and final budgets and scheduling, supervision of project mobilization as well as on and off site supervision, and finalizing project close out. Doug also works directly with clients to maintain project integrity and quality ensuring that the client is delivered with a finished product beyond their expectations.

Doug's recent accomplishments are several small TI projects, including Envision Radiology Denver West. In addition, he manages all the maintenance projects performed for several Discount Tire Companies throughout Colorado.

Doug graduated from Arenac Eastern High School in Twining, Michigan and has attended numerous management and sales training seminars.

GEORGE NASCA - Project Manager

George joined Facilities Contracting, Inc. in 2015 working on our Arizona projects. With a degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Toronto, George brings over 15 years of construction management and superintendent experience. In 2016, George was promoted to Project Manager. His primary responsibilities include bidding, preparation of preliminary and final budgets and scheduling, supervision of project mobilization as well as on and off site supervision, and finalizing project close out. George also works directly with clients to maintain project integrity and quality ensuring that the client is delivered with a finished product beyond their expectations.

His recent accomplishments includes several Dignity Health Emergency Rooms, Arizona General Hospital Emergency Room, and Blaze Pizza.

BEN PLACZEK - Project Manager

Ben joined Facilities Contracting, Inc. in 2015. Before he joined Facilities Contracting, Inc., Ben worked as a Mechanical and Project Engineer in Pennsylvania and Texas. In 2017, Ben was promoted to Project Manager.  His primary responsibilities include bidding, preparation of preliminary and final budgets and scheduling, supervision of project mobilization as well as on and off site supervision, and finalizing project close out. Ben also works directly with clients to maintain project integrity and quality ensuring that the client is delivered with a finished product beyond their expectations.

Ben graduated from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs with a BS in Mechanical Engineering.

CEVIN BROWN - Project Superintendent

After serving 5 years as a Division Officer in United States Navy Cevin joined Facilities Contracting Arizona division in 2015. His Navy experience background provides Cevin with the knowledge to manage a team, pay attention to detail, and ensure the precise processes are followed. These learned skill sets have helped Cevin to ensure his projects are completed accurately and on schedule, his team works together as a single unit and the project owners/clients stay informed throughout the process.

Cevin is responsible for management and supervision of all on-site activities, site integrity, and schedule maintenance. He is also involved in client relations and prepares weekly progress reports. Cevin works directly with the Project Managers and takes a hands on approach to assure that the quality of each project meets the highest standards.

PETE BRZYCKI - Project Superintendent

Pete joined Facilities Contracting, Inc. in 2005. With him, he brought over nineteen years of commercial and residential construction, as well as, electrical experience. His primary responsibilities include coordination and supervision of all on-site activities, site integrity, and schedule maintenance. He is also involved in client relations and prepares weekly progress reports. Pete works directly with the Project Managers and takes a hands on approach to maintain sensitive project schedules and assure the quality of each project meets standards.

Pete attended Thornton Community College and is married and has a child.

JOSHUA M COMPTON - Project Superintendent

Josh joined Facilities Contracting, Inc. in 2013 bringing with him a strong background in residential project management. He has a degree in business administration with an emphasis in management and leadership and he is currently working on his project management professional certification. His primary responsibilities include coordination and supervision of all on site activities, site integrity, and schedule maintenance. He is also involved in client relations and prepares weekly progress reports. Josh works directly with the Project Managers and takes a hands- on approach to maintain sensitive project schedules and assure the quality of each project meets our standards.

WILLIAM HUFFAKER - Project Superintendent

Will joined Facilities Contracting, Inc. in 2013 with seven years of construction experience including field work, estimating, sales, and project management. Will works directly with the project management team to fulfill scheduling, coordination and execution of projects to completion.

Will graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Management.

CHRIS STEWART - Project Superintendent

Chris joined Facilities Contracting, Inc. in 2013 with six years of field experience in all phases of commercial and residential building construction. He also obtained concrete material testing experience for commercial projects including becoming Troxler Nuclear gauge certified, Hazmat certified, and ACI Certified. His primary responsibilities include coordination of all on-site activities, site integrity, and schedule maintenance and works directly with the project management team to achieve these goals.

Chris graduated from University of Northern Colorado with a degree in Earth Science with Environmental emphasis, construction management courses through Aims Community College, and OSHA training.

TOM PLUME - Maintenance Manager

Tom joined Facilities Contracting, Inc. in 2002. With him, he brought over 18 years of construction and facilities maintenance experience.  Tom works directly with the Senior Operations Manager and is responsible for scheduling, coordination, execution, and billing of all necessary maintenance items for Day Porter and Building Maintenance contracts.

ANN M ARELLANO - Senior Project Administrator

Ann joined Facilities Contracting, Inc. in 2006 bringing with her years of administration experience.



As a Senior Project Administrator, Ann works in conjunction with the entire project team to insure the integrity of each project undertaken by Facilities Contracting, Inc. is met. She follows each project from bidding to closeout and is responsible for organizing the bidding process, maintaining paper and electronic drawings and specifications, insurance requests, drafting and maintaining project correspondences, change orders, client and subcontractor contracts, RFI logs, submittals, project close out and documents including warranties. Ann is also responsible for maintaining project listings as well as updating current projects in all marketing materials.

Also, Ann works directly with the Chief Financial Officer, where she assists with client and subcontractor payment/billing/invoicing questions, coordination of lien waiver procurement for release of payment, and A/P invoice entry.

JULIE McKESSON - Senior Operations Manager  

Julie joined the team in 1995 and works closely with the Senior Project Administrator and Chief Financial Officer to coordinate scheduling of maintenance and service calls, warranty processing, managing properties and maintenance contracts, as well as the snow removal program including annual contract renewal, service execution, and preparation of billing and client correspondence.

ELENY RAMOS JERI - Project Administrator

Eleny joined Facilities Contracting Inc. in 2017. Eleny works directly with the Project Managers from bidding to project close out. Acting as a liaison between the clients and the Project Managers, Eleny helps to build a strong client relationship. Working closely with the project team on all aspects of administration work including change orders, subcontractor contracts, and contracts for the clients, etc. In addition to working with the Project Manager, she closely works with the Chief Financial Officer on each project billing.

Eleny graduated from Metropolitan State University with a degree in Biology and Pre-med.

Contact

981 Southpark Drive
 Littleton CO 80120

(303) 798-7111

info@facilitiescontracting.com

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