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Donovan Wunschel

Branch Vice President
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Bio

Professional Profile:

Mr. Wunschel has been in the business management for over 15 years and served in the military for over 20 years. His military career included Infantry, Recruiting, Retention NCO, Training NCO, Readiness NCO, Personnel Service NCO and Senior Cadre Instructor. His Civilian Career includes sales, business ownership, warehouse manager, branch manager, City Councilman. His experience includes leadership, training, inventory controls, and excellent customer service.

Midwestern Mechanical History:

University of South Dakota 1990 - 1994

Knoepfler Chevrolet – Sales Consultant 1994 – 1996

IA Army National Guard – Infantry/Communications/

Senior Cadre Instructor 1989 – 2010

Personal Service Sergeant/Recruiter/Retention NCO 1996 – 2006

Spencer Motorsports – Owner/Manager 2006 - 2013

Branch Director March 2013 – December 2020

Branch Vice President January 2021 - Present

Current Assignments:

  • Management of the Spencer Branch – Ongoing
  • Preconstruction Services for Potential Projects – As Needed
  • Approval authority of all aspects

Key Responsibilities for Project:

  • Prepare RFP documentation and lead the team during the selection process.
  • Assist Estimators in the budgeting and final pricing phase of the design.
  • Attend project design and preconstruction meetings.
  • Follow construction progress alongside the Project Manager.

Relevant Project Experience:

  • Arnolds Park, Roof Garden, Pavilion, Museum complete 2018
  • Lakes Regional Health Care –$4,500,432 Complete July 2015
  • Okoboji Middle School -$2,001,948– Complete Aug 2020
  • Storm Lake Early Childhood Development – $2,691,715 - Currently on going.

Certifications:

Lead Safe Renovator

Associations:

Spencer City Councilman Chairman of Economic Development board

Iowa Lakes Corridor Board member Spencer Parks and Rec Committee Member

Personnel Committee Member SEDC Board Member

Planning and Zoning Vice-Chair American Legion Member