Robert Howell: Chairman
Robert Howell founded Restocon in 1997 combining his years of specialized industry experience with a desire to provide better construction services and quality craftsmanship. Robert has extensive experience in restoration and repair of structures across the Southeast and especially in Florida. Projects have included specialized structural repair, historic restoration, and specialized strengthening systems. He also has worked with architects, engineers, consultants, property managers, and owners across the United States. Robert holds a State of Florida General Contractors License (CG-C057948) and a State of Florida Roofing and Waterproofing Contractors License (CC-C057569). He is also a member of the International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) and American Concrete Institute (ACI) and Sealant, Waterproofing and Restoration Institute (SWRI).
Michael Long: CEO
Michael Long has managed major concrete repair and restoration projects in the structural restoration and waterproofing field for over 20 years. Since opening Restocon’s Houston office he has continued to grow the business in Texas and surrounding states. His experience includes the installation of specialized concrete repair mortars, carbon fiber and carbon strip installation, waterproof sealant and coating applications, epoxy resin injection systems, urethane grout systems, and expansion joint repairs.Micheal is Post Tensioning Institute Level 2 Certified. Long is a State of Florida, Georgia, Louisiana and Arkansas General Contractor. He is a Florida Certified General Contractor (CG-C1504586), Georgia Certified General Contractor (GCCO-002678), State of Florida Certified Roofing Contractor (CCC-1329411) and State of Florida Licensed Real Estate Sales Associate (SL3183388).
Dale Shaffer: Historical Restoration Manager
Dale Shaffer manages Restocon’s Historical Restoration Division and has 29 years experience specializing in restoration, waterproofing, and repair. Shaffer’s experience includes structural concrete repair, structural lifting, pressure grouting, epoxy and chemical grout injection and tuck-pointing, and the restoration and repair of historic structures. He has been involved in the restoration of some of the most significant historic structures in western Florida. Shaffer is experienced in managing on-site personnel, coordinating work, and project scheduling with owners representatives and project engineers. He is a Certified General Contractor in the state of Florida and is also a member of the International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI).
Sam Gobin: Mid-South Regional Manager (Houston / Dallas / Memphis)
Sam Gobin manages Restocon’s Houston Branch Office and has been with Restocon for over 3 years. Gobin has managed projects on high-rise office buildings, parking garages, high-end residences, and industrial buildings. His experience includes installation of carbon fiber and structural strengthening systems, façade & concrete restoration, waterproofing, and epoxy & urethane injection. Gobin has worked in the past as a Technician, Construction Supervisor, and Senior Project Manager in residential, and commercial projects. Gobin is Post-Tensioning Institute Level 2 certified, PMP (Project Management Professional) certified and has a Bachelor’s of Science Degree In Construction Management from University of Houston.
Jeff D. Malpass, PE: South-East Regional Manager (Tampa / Atlanta)
Jeff Malpass is a professional engineer with more than 25 years of experience in the construction industry managing projects of various sizes as both a general contractor and subcontractor. Malpass manages Restocon’s Tampa Branch. For the previous 13 years he managed a company involved in various types of concrete repair including structural concrete patching, carbon fiber, epoxy and urethane injection, and shotcrete application. Malpass is a member of the American Concrete Institute, International Concrete Repair Institute, and the American Water Works Association.
Terri Benjamin: Controller
Terri Benjamin has extensive experience in finance and accounting with previous positions as a senior accountant, accounting manager, and cost analyst. She has worked for a number of large firms in industries as diverse as food and beverage, distribution, and consumer products. Benjamin has a degree from the University of Phoenix.
Michael Matthews: Director of Technical Training
Michael Matthews brings a career of construction and industry experience to Restocon and the corporate training program. His 30 years in construction includes work on parking garages, bridges, energy plants, elevated train systems, water treatment plants, and condominiums. His specialty is in concrete repair and waterproofing including work in structural re-strengthening, epoxy injection, removal and replacement of damaged structural concrete using specialized repair products and techniques, installation of specialized expansion joint systems, waterproof deck coating systems, chemical grouting, below grade waterproofing, roof coating systems and major structural concrete repairs. Matthews is certified with the Post-Tensioning Institute, ACI Concrete Field Testing, and OSHA and is a member of the International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI).
Ashish Patel: Estimator
Jeromy Magill: Project Manager
Ken Long: Project Manager
Gonzalo Sagastume: Operations Manager
Tyler Long: Resource Manager
Rose Villarreal: Office Manager
Gabriella Valdez: Administrative Assistant
Randy Semiao: Operations Manager
Bill Howell: Project Manager
James Hrybinczak: Resource Manager
Samantha Schaeffler: Project Coordinator
Patrick Taylor: Senior Superintendent / Project Manager
Waylon Mclemore: Operations Manager
Fay Claeys: Human Resources and Payroll Specialist
Emily Long: Accounts Payable Lead
Eric Blomberg: Senior Estimator