Capital Projects Leadership Team
Angela Britain-Smith

Angela Britain-Smith

Director of Operations

Angela Britain-Smith brings 30 years of educational qualifications extending into facilities management, maintenance, custodial, food services, safety and security. Ms. Britain-Smith holds a MS degree & Indiana School Administration Licensure from Butler University; BS degrees in Library Services K-12 & Speech & Communications 5-12 from Indiana University & Purdue University; and an Associate degree in Applied Science Human Services & Social Work from Indiana Vocational Technical College. She is an Indiana Certified Safety Specialist and former building administrator.

Phone: (317) 205-3332 Ext. 77234
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Laura Guntz

Laura Guntz

Administrative Assistant Capital Projects

Laura Guntz brings 20 years of administrative experience in education, nonprofit, and banking industries to the capital projects team. Laura holds BA degrees from Indiana University Bloomington in Economics and Political Science. She also earned a Business Certificate from Indiana University's Kelly School of Business. An alumna of North Central High School, Mrs. Guntz is also a referee for Indiana Swimming and a member of the Caroline Scott Harrison Daughters of the American Revolution. Laura and her husband, David, are the lucky parents of three great people.

Phone: (317) 205-3332 Ext. 77194
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Jim Boots

Jim Boots

Capital Projects Manager

Jim Boots brings 30+ years of construction experience to the capital projects team. He has successfully delivered projects in a broad array of client sectors: K-12 educational facilities, Colleges and Universities, Hospitals and healthcare, including senior living, Science and research facilities, Public libraries, Religious, Airports, Government (local, state and federal), Industrial/distribution, and Multi-family communities. Mr. Boots has a degree in Construction Management from Purdue University and earned accreditation from the United Sates Green Building Council (USGBC) as a Leadership in Environment and Energy Design Accredited Professional (LEED AP). He started his career working on project sites and earned his way up to Senior Vice President positions. Jim and his wife, Susan, reside in Brownsburg. They have two kids and enjoy traveling and home improvement projects.

Phone: (317) 205-3332 ext. 77193
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Blade Hauth

Blade Hauth

Capital Projects Manager

Blade Hauth has been a licensed Architect in Indianapolis for over 35 years. During those years he has worked with several prominent local architectural firms on many different project types including educational, commercial, health care, correctional, residential, and industrial. That diverse background of work included not only project types, but also project delivery systems. Most recently, Blade spent 20 years as the Senior Architect and design manager with an International Design/Build Company where successful projects were the result of teamwork, honest communication, value engineering, good scheduling, and creative problem solving. Blade grew up in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He attended Washington University and Ball State University with majors in Architecture and Theater. He is active in his Irvington neighborhood and is an avid Indiana art collector.

Phone: (317) 205-3332 ext. 77195
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Marvin Murdock

Marvin Murdock

Capital Projects Consultant

Owner and President of MBM Construction Service LLC, Marvin Murdock brings nearly three decades of commercial and industrial experience to Washington Township. His extensive construction background has shown the distinct ability to consistently deliver complex and demanding projects. Some of his past professional projects include: the Indiana Convention Center Expansions-Phase V; Indianapolis Airport; and multiple school construction projects in Indianapolis Public Schools, Pike Township, and Lawrence Township. Mr. Murdock holds a BS degree in Business Administration and Management from Northeastern State University.

Phone: (317) 384-6426
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Alfie Hernandez

Alfie Hernandez

Master Facility Planning Consultant

Alfie Hernandez comes to Washington Township with 28+ years of educational experience in student activities planning, leadership, athletics, and facility management at Cardinal Ritter, Lawrence Central, and Guerin Catholic High Schools. Mr. Hernandez holds a BA degree in communications from Hanover University. He has held numerous leadership positions with the Marion County Coaches of Girls Sports Association, Indiana Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association, and received the Charles Maas Distinguished Service Award. Mr. Hernandez, his wife Stacie, and their four boys have lived in Washington Township for 18 years.

Phone: (317) 205-3332 ext. 77191
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Jeff Schroeder

Jeff Schroeder

Capital Projects Consultant

Jeff Schroeder brings 35+ years of design and construction experience to the Capital Projects Team, which includes the successful execution of many project types including K-12, college and universities, healthcare, hospitals, hospitality, hotels, parking structures and religious facilities and churches. Jeff will assist the team in the management of the renovation and additions of the district’s six elementary schools. Mr. Schroeder has a Civil Engineering degree from Purdue University and has held professional positions in the construction industry including estimator, project manager, vice president and Director of Construction. Jeff and his wife, Laura reside in Fishers and enjoy, camping, boating and traveling.

Phone: (317) 414-1096
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