Melvin W. Smeall

Senior Vice President, Operations


“We put our clients’ and employees’ needs ahead of everything else. We do this by focusing on responsiveness, quality, and value. We are constantly looking for ways to improve both internally and externally.”


After a career in the construction industry, Mel joined Schnackel Engineers in 1993, where he spent some time as Director of Plumbing Engineering before taking on the position of Senior Vice President of Operations. His unique background offers a keen perspective into the flow of projects through the office, ensuring the delivery of the highest quality and standards and the Schnackel mantra of total client satisfaction on each project.


Mel received an Associate of Applied Science degree in Architectural Engineering Technology from Southeast Community College in Milford, NE in 1993. His interests include riding his motorcycle, wood working and spending time with his family.

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Omaha - Headquarters
Contact: Melvin Smeall
3035 South 72nd Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68124
T: 402.391.7680

New York
Contact: Sean Hornbuckle
307 W. 36th Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10018
T: 212.366.4813

Los Angeles
Contact: Jason Seymour
80 South Lake Avenue, Suite 650
Pasadena, CA 91101
T: 626.486.0246

Contact: Jeremiah Cope
701 5th Avenue, Suite 4200
Seattle, WA 98104
T: 206.926.8318

Contact: Matthew Velder
1585 Kapiolani Boulevard, Suite 1320
Honolulu, HI 96814
T: 808.892.3660

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T: 800.581.0963
F: 800.930.9526