Every cloud has a silver lining.

Ours comes with names and phone numbers.

Richard Michaelis
Richard Michaelis
Owner / President
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Bill Verhonik
Bill Verhonik
General Manager
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Amanda Schutte
Amanda Schutte
Accounts Receivable / Client Services
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Bart Fisher
Bart Fisher
Marketing / Business Development
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Ben Lowry
Ben Lowry
Lead Water Tech
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Caleb Dufendach
Caleb Dufendach
Carpenter
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Chase Decker
Chase Decker
Carpenter
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Chastie Pogue
Chastie Pogue
Personal Property Lead
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Chris Rowe
Chris Rowe
EMS Coordinator
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Danny Feeney
Danny Feeney
Marketing / Business Development
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Dave Doyle
Dave Doyle
Project Manager / Production
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David Harting
David Harting
Estimator / Sales
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Dell Phillips
Dell Phillips
Estimator / Sales
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Devin Ford
Devin Ford
Customer Service
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Jake Crouch
Jake Crouch
Water Technician
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James Holder
James Holder
Lead Water Tech
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James Porter
James Porter
Mitigation / Emergency Services Manager
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Jay Coyle
Jay Coyle
Project Manager
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Jody Niemanstsverdriet
Jody Niemanstsverdriet
Lead Carpenter / Production
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Joe Polizzi
Joe Polizzi
Marketing / Business Development
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Krista Boland
Krista Boland
Admin Assistant
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Larry Peterson
Larry Peterson
Marketing / Business Development
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Mark Plumer
Mark Plumer
Project Manager
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Mary Coyle
Mary Coyle
Business Development
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Michael Lawson
Michael Lawson
Marketing
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Nathan Traylor
Nathan Traylor
Estimator / Sales
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Nick Spina
Nick Spina
Estimator / Sales
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Patrick McNair
Patrick McNair
EMS Field Supervisor / Production
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Rachel Clemmons
Rachel Clemmons
Personal Property
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Rick Jr. Michaelis
Rick Jr. Michaelis
Estimator / Sales
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Stephanie Toney
Stephanie Toney
Human Resources / Payroll / Technology
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Theresa Darling
Theresa Darling
Marketing / Business Development
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Wendy Stewart-Keller
Wendy Stewart-Keller
Client Services / Marketing
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Zachary Terry
Zachary Terry
Water Tech
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Richard Michaelis
Owner and President

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How much experience do you have in the industry?
I’ve spent 44 years in the construction, renovation and client services industry.

What special certifications do you have?
I have certifications in fire, smoke, water and contents mitigation through the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC).

How did Michaelis become the company it is today?
It took years of hard work, honesty and smart decisions. Also, it doesn’t hurt to have luck on your side every now and then.

What’s the best part of working with your Michaelis team?
We have the best professionals in the industry. On a daily basis they make me look like the smartest man in the world because of the expertise and excellent customer service they bring to every project.

What other career paths did you consider?
I thought about working in real estate development, but I’m ultimately satisfied with what I have done and the number of people we’ve helped along the way.

Who makes up your family?
My wife Julie and I have three grown children –Rick, Sarah and John.

What's a fun fact about you?
Having raised three children, I love a good dad joke. Did you know there are three kinds of people in the world? Those who understand math, and those who do not.

Stephanie Toney
HR/Technology/Office Manager

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How many years of experience do you have in construction/restoration/client services?
Eight (8)

When did you start working at the Michaelis Corporation?
January of 2012

Who makes up your family?
Fiance and Five (5) Dogs totally 450 pounds of Canine Blessings

What's the best part of working at Michaelis?
The depth of my position and financial security of the company is what I appreciate the most.

What's a fun fact about you?
I love to run "Side-by-Side" down muddy paths or through forest tracks.

Theresa Darling
Business Development

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How many years of experience do you have in construction/restoration/client services?
Sixteen (16)

When did you start working at the Michaelis Corporation?
June of 2016

Who makes up your family?
Two (2) Adult Children, One (1) Dog, and Two (2) GrandPups

What's the best part of working at Michaelis?
Though I may sound a lot like others, the people I work with and the company culture are amazing.

What's a fun fact about you?
I love the Red Wings, being born and raised outside Detroit.

Rick Michaelis
Estimator/Sales

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How many years of experience do you have in construction/restoration/client services?
Fourteen (14)

When did you start working at the Michaelis Corporation?
September of 2013

What Degrees/Certifications/Specialized Trainings have you earned?
Management from Indiana University
IIRC, Smoke, Water, Odor, and Microbial Certifications

Who makes up your family?
Married to College Sweetheart

What's the best part of working at Michaelis?
Though I am literally family, everyone works together as a team. We all wear many hats and jump at the chance to help each other.

What's a fun fact about you?
I raced one season of bandeleros, sponsored by Michaelis, in 9th grade. In my last race I got spun out and the throttle stuck. The car drove head on full throttle into the wall. The frame of the car was bent and scared us enough to retire me.

Nick Spina
Estimator/Sales

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How many years of experience do you have in construction/restoration/client services?
Two (2)

When did you start working at the Michaelis Corporation?
March of 2019

What Degrees/Certifications/Specialized Trainings have you earned?
Business Management - Indiana University
Waterproofing & Foundation Repair Technical Training

Who makes up your family?
Family of two (2) with one (1) dog and one (1) cat

What's the best part of working at Michaelis?
Getting to help people in a time of need or when they want to make improvements to their home. My coworkers are also great to work with.

What's a fun fact about you?
I am a huge sports fan and root for Indiana Team

Wendy Stewart-Keller
Client Services/Marketing

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How many years of experience do you have in construction/restoration/client services?
Twenty-Eight (28)

When did you start working at the Michaelis Corporation?
March of 2017

What Degrees/Certifications/Specialized Trainings have you earned?
Indiana Loan Officer Certification, Real Estate and Insurance Licenses

Who makes up your family?
Married mother of three (3) adult children and grandmother or four (4).

What's the best part of working at Michaelis?
The people I work with. The environment that has been created drives all of us to want to help our fellow man, help each other, and strive for excellence while doing so. To work in an atmosphere of appreciation where the owner even sings to himself is a blessing.

What's a fun fact about you?
I've been drinking coffee out of the same Tweety Bird coffee mug for twenty-five years.

Larry Peterson
Business Development

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How many years of experience do you have in construction/restoration/client services?
Eight (8)

When did you start working at the Michaelis Corporation?
October of 2018

What Degrees/Certifications/Specialized Trainings have you earned?
Communication Studies from Indiana University

Who makes up your family?
Seven (7) year old son and a school of guppies.

What's the best part of working at Michaelis?
The company culture and good leadership.

What's a fun fact about you?
I enjoy playing tennis and listen to my vinyl collection while watching boxing.

Danyelle Blue
Client Services

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How many years of experience do you have in construction/restoration/client services?
Three (3)

When did you start working at the Michaelis Corporation?
March of 2019

What Degrees/Certifications/Specialized Trainings have you earned?
Bookkeeping and Accounting Certifications

Who makes up your family?
Single mom of three (3) children.

What's the best part of working at Michaelis?
I enjoy the family atmosphere and the appreciation.

What's a fun fact about you?
I have a passion for photography. Especially capturing fast cars.

Bart Fisher
Director of Business Development

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How many years of experience do you have in construction/restoration/client services?
Twenty-Five (25)

When did you start working at the Michaelis Corporation?
November of 2015

What Degrees/Certifications/Specialized Trainings have you earned?
Bachelors in Business, Secondary Ed Teaching Cert, & Sandler Sales Presidents Club

Who makes up your family?
Family of five (5) with two (2) dogs

What's the best part of working at Michaelis?
The opportunity to walk with an amazing team and do special work for our clients in time of need

What's a fun fact about you?
Born in Central Time Zone, Started School in Eastern Time Zone, Graduated College in Central Time Zone, Taught in Mountain Time Zone, Children Born in Central Time Zone, and Now Live in Eastern Time Zone.

James Porter
Mitigation Manager

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How many years of experience do you have in construction/restoration/client services?
Twenty-Two(22)

When did you start working at the Michaelis Corporation?
May of 2018

What Degrees/Certifications/Specialized Trainings have you earned?
WRT, ASD, OC, CC, FCU, Trauma, Journeyman Restoration & Textile Cleaner, and 10 hour OSHA

Who makes up your family?
Family of four (4) with one (1) dog

What's the best part of working at Michaelis?
Everyday I feel rewarded and challenged with the people I help and the myriad of situations we encounter.

What's a fun fact about you?
I jumped out of my first time in an airplane.

Chris Rowe
EMS Coordinator

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How many years of experience do you have in construction/restoration/client services?
Fourteen(14)

When did you start working at the Michaelis Corporation?
August of 2020

What Degrees/Certifications/Specialized Trainings have you earned?
Lead Renovator, WRT/ASD, and AMRT

Who makes up your family?
Family of four (4) with (1) dog and one (1) cat

What's the best part of working at Michaelis?
My fellow teammates and the ability to help our clients who are in need of our services

What's a fun fact about you?
I love trying to play the great game of golf, and Halloween is my favorite holiday.

Nathan Traylor
Estimator / Sales

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How many years of experience do you have in construction/restoration/client services?
Seven (7)

When did you start working at the Michaelis Corporation?
September of 2018

What Degrees/Certifications/Specialized Trainings have you earned?
Building Exteriors and Roofing Material and Installation Certifications

Who makes up your family?
Family of three (3) with one (1) dog

What's the best part of working at Michaelis?
I look forward to helping our clients, who usually are wishing we were somewhere else, work through a stressful situation and getting them back to their normal.

What's a fun fact about you?
I enjoy visiting foreign countries and learning how to smoke local food and delicacies.

Andrew Wagoner
Project Manager

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How many years of experience do you have in construction/restoration/client services?
Thirty(30)

When did you start working at the Michaelis Corporation?
October of 2019

What Degrees/Certifications/Specialized Trainings have you earned?
Certainteed Advanced Program Training Graduate
US Navy Veteran

What's the best part of working at Michaelis?
Camaraderie with fellow Team Members in serving Indianapolis and Central Indiana area Hoosier Homeowners.

What's a fun fact about you?
I am an avid cyclist and enjoy riding the Indy area Greenways. Also, a CIBA volunteer and Ride Leader.

Amanda Schutte
Accounts Receivable/Client Services

Get to Know Michaelis

How many years of experience do you have in construction/restoration/client services?
Thirteen (13)

When did you start working at the Michaelis Corporation?
March of 2018

What Degrees/Certifications/Specialized Trainings have you earned?
IICRC WRT, QuickBooks certification, Microsoft Excel certification, Certificate in Business Administration and Associates in Accounting from Ivy Tech, & Notary Public

Who makes up your family?
Mother to twins (Girl and Boy) with one (1) dog

What's the best part of working at Michaelis?
I love the culture. I love that my opinion is valued and my efforts and work are appreciated.

What's a fun fact about you?
I danced at Jordan College Academy of Dance for 15 years and have performed at Clowes Hall over 12 times.

Testimonials

Average rating for Michaelis Corp is 4.93 stars of 5 stars - based on 338 reviews
Water & Smoke Damage Repair in Indianapolis, IN
Description Of Work:  Replace the roof Customer Comments:  Excellent.  Exceeded our expectations.  Curt (Kurt?) was our contact man and he was fabulous.  He followed up extremely well.  We have a larger home and it took just under 2 days to finish the roof.  The crew was fast, efficient and ...
Eloise P. - Indianapolis, IN 46260
October 29, 2015