About Our Osage Beach, MO Construction Company
As our company has grown, we have focused on developing a work environment that attracts a staff with integrity and commitment. Many members of our team have been with us for more than 15 years. Because of our staff’s longevity, the planning, development, and management of our projects are more effective, as the same people are available from beginning to end. We have taken great care to develop a team that will be committed to our projects and our purpose of producing quality homes and businesses for years to come.
An Experienced Staff
Over the years the construction industry has gone through many changes and profited immensely from innovations in equipment, safety, and technology. From the beginning, we believed our most valuable assets are our people. Today, our staff of over 50 employees has completed hundreds of construction projects. We assist clients all over the Midwest with general contracting, architecture, design, builds, and construction management from our headquarters in Osage Beach, Missouri. Through our commitment to excellence, Thomas Construction has become one of the most successful and respected companies in the region.
Recognitions and Achievements
At Thomas Construction, we feel privileged that our industry peers and community have recognized our work by voting us “Best Construction Company” and “Best Remodeling Company at the Lake of the Ozarks” for eight consecutive years in the Lake Lifestyles Magazine annual survey. We were also awarded “Best Architect at the Lake” in 2016.
- Hospitality Conversions
- Low-Rise to High-Rise
- Historical Renovations
- Restaurant & Retail Development
- Government & Public Facilities
- Educational & Religious Facilities
- Light to Heavy Commercial Construction
Over the years, Thomas Construction has built quality projects in multiple states.
Experience: 16 years commercial/residential construction
Education: B.S. Construction Management, 2007, Missouri State University
Chad joined Thomas Construction in 2008 and has held a number of diverse roles gaining experience in Thomas Construction operations. Chad’s experience includes administration, estimating, field supervision, and project management. He currently assists in the day-to-day operations projects within the Custom Residential Division and the Commercial & Hospitality Division. Prior to joining Thomas Construction, Chad worked as a project manager for one of the nation’s largest commercial contractors: Burns and McDonnell, Kansas City, MO. Chad is proud to bring up the 2nd generation of leadership at Thomas Construction.
Experience: 40+ Years
Education: Modesto College
Dan started with Thomas Construction as a skilled carpenter in 1980. His carpentry skills and knowledge about construction helped him move quickly up the ranks, eventually being asked to become a partner. Dan leads Thomas Construction’s residential division, his unique artistic abilities have led the company to create a reputation for high-quality luxury homes. As Owner, Dan’s leadership has positioned the Thomas Construction brand as the premier builder of residential homes at Lake of the Ozark. Dan’s unique and artistic home designs can be seen all around the Lake area.
Experience: 40+ Years
Education: Modesto College
Jim has been with Thomas Construction since 1980, beginning his construction career as a skilled carpenter and progressively moving up the company ranks. Over the years Jim acquired a vast and broad knowledge of the construction trade, becoming a partner in 1985. Jim started the commercial division of Thomas Construction in 1993. His structured ability to bring projects in on budget and ahead of schedule has made Thomas Construction a top rated commercial contractor. Jim’s leadership has helped Thomas Construction expand operations to 10 states in the Midwest. Jim’s attention to client satisfaction in every project allows Thomas Construction’s commercial division to continue to grow.
Experience: 14 years architectural
Education: Bachelor of Architecture, 2004 Drury University, Springfield MO
Matt joined Thomas Construction in 2014 as a licensed architect. Matt’s broad area of experience in architectural design includes both commercial and residential builds. His designs include multi-family residential, hotels, office buildings, restaurants, and lake-front custom home. Matt currently acts as the design coordinator of any Thomas Construction design-build commercial or residential project.
Experience: 35 years commercial/residential construction
Shawn is currently a project manager for both the Custom Residential Division and Renovation Division at Thomas Construction. Prior to joining Thomas Construction, Shawn was a project manager for TFW at Fort Leonard Wood, MO. Shawn’s 15 years experience owning his own contracting business is an asset for Thomas Construction and our team.
Experience: 27 years commercial/residential construction
Education: Specialty Construction School, United States Navy Construction Battalion
Travis has been with Thomas Construction since 1992 and his knowledge and leadership at Thomas Construction is second-to-none. His experience includes field supervision and project management. Buck oversees and manages day-to-day operations of various construction projects within the Commercial & Hospitality Division. Before Thomas Construction, Buck served in the United States Navy Construction Battalion for six years.