CEO and Founder
Mel McDonald is CEO and Founder of M.D. McDonald Company. He graduated from UT Austin with a degree in Architectural Engineering and has enjoyed a life-long career in the construction industry. He enjoys collecting brass-era, pre-1916, antique cars and is a member of the Horseless Carriage Club of America with his family. He is pictured here with his 1915 Packard.
Shery Harrison has enjoyed learning the commercial side of construction as M.D. McDonald's Administrative Assistant since 2010. She has spent over twenty years in the construction industry and enjoys the nuances and challenges that airport construction presents. Outside of work, Shery enjoys her family, estate sales, gardening,
Ben is M.D. McDonald's leading superintendent. He began his career in the construction industry with a high school co-op program and has been in the industry in some form or fashion every day since. When not solving the everyday challenges of construction projects, Ben spends time with his grandchildren, enjoys the great outdoors, or plays a round of golf.
Patrick is a Project Manager at M.D. McDonald. He started in construction project management with a national general contractor in 1986, allowing him to put extensive experience to work for his clients. Patrick's most rewarding and demanding job is raising and coaching his son, Jake.
Project Manager and Estimator
David graduated from Texas A&M University with a Building Construction degree in 1981. He has worked in a variety of positions, starting as a project engineer to his current position of Project Manager and Estimator. In his free time, David and his wife, Debbie, enjoy traveling and working at their little farm in Ellis County.
Senior Project Manager
Kelly Dahl is the Senior Project Manager at M.D. McDonald Company. He discovered the construction industry in college and used his millwork experience to begin a career in general contracting with M.D. McDonald in 1997. The most rewarding part of his job is turning over finished projects to satisfied customers. Outside of work you will find Kelly scuba diving, sailing, golfing, traveling, or cheering on the Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers.