The People Behind Townsend & Schmidt Masonry

Kevin MacDonald

Kevin MacDonald - President

Graduated from Washington High School in West Sacramento, CA. Hired in 1981 as a Bricklayer Apprentice. He became a Bricklayer Journeyman in 1983 and shortly thereafter moved up to a Foreman. Kevin became Field Superintendent in 1990. In 1999 he was elected Vice President of Operations and in 2003 he purchased stock and became Board Member/President.


Troy D. Brewer

Troy D. Brewer - Vice President/Estimator

Graduated from Chester Jr. Sr. High School in Chester, CA and Heald Business College in Rancho Cordova, CA. Hired in 2002 as Office Manager/Accountant, Troy became Estimator in 2007. In 2013 he purchased stock and became a Board Member. Prior to working for Townsend & Schmidt Masonry, Troy worked for Bar Steel Service, Inc. for twelve years as Chief Financial Officer/Accountant.


Aris Anagnostopoulos

Aris Anagnostopoulos - Estimator

Graduated from River City High School in West Sacramento, CA and attended Sacramento City College. Aris was hired in 2014 as an Apprentice Estimator after the retirement of Vice President/Estimator Bruce M. Mann. Prior to working for Townsend & Schmidt Masonry, Aris worked for Safeway, Inc. for ten years as a Journeyman meat cutter.


Alicia M. Tuyul

Alicia M. Tuyul - Estimator

Graduated from Wichita South High School in Wichita, KS. Alicia was hired in 2019 as an Apprentice Estimator. Prior to working for Townsend & Schmidt Masonry, Alicia served in the United States Air Force for over four years as a Security Forces Police Officer at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, in Anchorage, AK.


Robin J. Tuyul

Robin J. Tuyul - Office Manager

Graduated from Dixon High School in Dixon, CA and Elmira Business Institute in Elmira, NY. Hired in 2017 as Office Manager/Accountant. Prior to working for Townsend & Schmidt Masonry, Robin worked at Westamerica Bancorporation for three years as their Payroll Supervisor and G. O. Wick, Inc., an electrical contracting company in New York, for over fifteen years as their Corporate Secretary/Accountant. Robin became a notary public in 2018.


Patrick Coyne

Patrick Coyne - Field Superintendent

Graduated from Saint Patrick-Saint Vincent High School in Vallejo, CA. Patrick first started at Townsend & Schmidt Masonry as a Bricklayer in 2008, and in 2020 he became Field Superintendent. Prior to working at Townsend & Schmidt Masonry, Patrick worked as a Journeyman Bricklayer at George Close Construction and a Foreman Bricklayer at John Jackson Masonry.


Robert Bishop

Robert Bishop - Foreman Bricklayer

Robert started his masonry career in 1990. He first started working at Townsend & Schmidt Masonry in 2004 as a Journeyman Bricklayer, then in 2012 as a Foreman Bricklayer. Prior to working at Townsend & Schmidt Masonry, Robert worked at Straight Line Masonry as a Foreman Bricklayer for over ten years.


Chad G. Close

Chad G. Close - Foreman Bricklayer

Graduated from Laguna High School in Sacramento, CA and attended Sacramento State University. Chad was hired in 2003 as a Journeyman Bricklayer, and started running work as a Foreman Bricklayer in 2006. Prior to working for Townsend & Schmidt Masonry, Chad worked for George Close Construction as a Journeyman Bricklayer for five years.


Alex Morua

Alex Morua - Foreman Bricklayer

Graduated from Center High School in Antelope, CA. Hired in 2007 as a Bricklayer Apprentice. Shortly after that, Alex took over the shop as Shop Manager. In 2018 Alex started training to become a Bricklayer Foreman, and in 2020 he started running work.