Leadership

Chief Executive Officer
Angie Schmidt

Angie Schmidt has had construction in her blood for over 39 years. Her father, Dominic Spagnuolo, founded SDB in 1980. Since Angie became CEO, SDB has obtained the Women-Owned Business Enterprise certification from the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council. In addition to corporate duties, Angie leads the company’s philanthropic activities and community engagement programs. Outside of SDB, she enjoys, spending time with her husband, 2 grown sons, family, friends, cooking, snow skiing and occasional trying to swing a golf club all while enjoying a glass of wine.

Chief Financial Officer
Ed Riccio

After his graduation from the University of Virginia with a degree in Commerce, Ed Riccio started his career as a CPA with a specialty of serving the construction industry. After attaining his Master’s Degree from the University of Pennsylvania, and serving as Director of Finance for a semiconductor company, Ed joined SDB in 1999 as Corporate Controller. Since becoming CFO in 2004, his sphere of influence has enlarged to include the legal, insurance, risk management, and human resources aspects of the company.

When he’s not working, Ed can be found playing with his grandchildren, listening to good music, or supporting his favorite teams. And by sports teams we mean any UVA sport, the Tottenham Hotspurs, or America’s baseball team (the Yankees, of course).

Vice President
Craig Schmidt

As a 30-year veteran managing corporate programs and workplace teams, Craig is located in SDB’s corporate office in Arizona. His operational responsibilities include project controls and corporate risk analysis to ensure the execution of the company’s core values and vision across all operations nationally. Following the blueprints set forth by the Construction Industry Ethics & Compliance Initiative, Craig ensures compliance and ethics while reinforcing SDB’s culture built on integrity. Craig enjoys spending time with family, golfing, skiing and traveling.

Vice President of Special Projects
Tab Barth

Tab is responsible for the SDB’s special projects team, which provides general contracting and construction management in Oregon, Arizona, and Texas. This team has expertise in job order contracting (JOC) and renovation/expansion projects across several market sectors. Tab is part of the SDB leadership team focusing on partnering, training, safety, and quality. Outside of work Tab enjoys golfing, fishing, barbecuing, traveling and coaching little league.

Vice President of Advanced Technology
John Fillion

John is Vice President of Advanced Technology Division of SDB with oversight of the Southwest, and Pacific Northwest operations. He started his career as a Project Superintendent and worked his way to his current position. John has over 30 years of construction experience in high tech, and commercial facets of specialty contracting.

When not working John loves to cook for family, friends and special events (BBQ is a favorite). Growing up in the Midwest John’s love for hunting, fishing and golf always keep him active, while most of my free time is spent with family and friends.

Vice President of Texas Operations
Jason Gillespie

With over 20 years in the construction industry, Jason leads our Texas Division as the Vice President of Operations. Jason provides general contracting and construction management in market sectors such as healthcare, K-12, higher education, municipality, and private commercial accounts. He is responsible for strategic growth initiatives, employee retention and all financial reporting for the Texas Division. When he is not at work, Jason enjoys quiet time at home with his wife and interacting with his 3 sons. He likes to travel to historical locations for the architecture and construction of historical structures.

Director of Healthcare Construction
Greg McCormick

Greg has been in the Construction industry since graduating from Kansas State University in 1983. Through years of dedicated healthcare and hospital construction experience, Greg has successfully managed numerous acute care, behavioral, skilled nursing, as well as imaging and radiology projects throughout Arizona and across the United States. As Director of Healthcare Construction, Greg works closely with all project team members during both the pre-construction and construction phases of projects. He is directly responsible for not only our teams’ performance but for our clients’ full and complete satisfaction on each of our healthcare projects. In his free time, Greg enjoys spending time with his family and friends, riding his motorcycle, traveling, beaches, diving and enjoying a really nice red wine.

Director of Estimating
Cody Jack

As Director of Estimating, Cody oversees pre-construction including pricing, budgets, ROM’s, and labor rates for construction in Arizona and construction in Oregon.

Cody is a proud husband and father. He enjoys watching his son race BMX bikes, watching his daughter dance and spending quality time with his wife.

Director of Risk Management
David Dopp

David has been in the environmental, health and safety field for over 20 and works with the SDB safety department personnel, project managers and supervisors to advance the common goal of workers returning home safely each day. David performs monthly safety audit walks with project managers and assists with worker training – both key components in facilitating SDB’s “Zero Injury” Philosophy. He is also involved in quality control and other areas of risk management.

David spends his time off boating, fishing, hunting. He can also be found in his shop working on his boat, kids’ cars or other mechanical projects.