Director of Field Operations: Indiana, Illinois, and Iowa
Tom Frailey has thirty-five years of experience as an Indiana State Police Officer. He started his career as an officer in 1965 and moved through the ranks serving as a Trooper, Sergeant, First Sergeant, Lieutenant District Commander and Captain. He is a graduate of the State Police Academy, the FBI National Academy and the Southern Police Institute School of Administration. After retiring from the Indiana State Police, Tom joined the III FFC in July 2000.
Assistant Director of Field Operations, Construction Compliance
Michael Lingl joined the III FFC in 2004 after serving fourteen years with the Schaumburg Police Department. Michael holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Western Illinois University.
Assistant Director of Field Operations, Illinois
Areas: Cook County, Will County, Livingston County, Kankakee County, Grundy County, LaSalle County, and Kendall County, Grundy County, LaSalle County, Livingston County, Kankakee County, Kendall County, and Will County.
Jodi joined the III FFC as a Construction Analyst for Cook County, IL in 2015. She spent 3 years tracking annually over $2 billion worth of public construction work and monitoring projects to ensure compliance with all local, state, and federal construction laws. In January 2018, Jodi was promoted to Assistant Director of Field Operations in Illinois. Prior to joining the III FFC, Jodi served as Executive Assistant and Property Manager to the President of a waste and recycling consulting firm in Northwest Indiana. She was the liaison between new clients and the project development team to create and initiate custom waste and recycling, reuse, and reduction programs guaranteeing cost effectiveness via monitoring and auditing of vendor accounts. Jodi has 10 years of commercial property management experience and has overseen many building projects in various stages of development and renovation
Construction Analyst, Illinois
Areas: DuPage County, Kane County, Lake County, McHenry County
Assistant Director of Field Operations, Indiana
Areas: Lake County, Newton County, Jasper County
Myron comes from the ranks of law enforcement. He spent twenty years with the Newton County Sheriff’s Department, serving eight as the elected sheriff. After leaving the Sheriff’s department, Myron worked four years with the III FFC as a Construction Analyst in Indiana. In 2010, Myron was appointed by the President to serve as the United States Marshal for the Northern District of Indiana. Myron returned to the III FFC in January to serve again as a Construction Analyst in NW Indiana. He is experienced in management as well as other aspects of the construction industry. He is a graduate of the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy, Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command, Police Executive Leadership Academy, and is a certified OSHA instructor. Myron is pleased to be back with the III FFC. He works in the Counties of Lake, Newton, & Jasper in NW and NC Indiana.
Senior Construction Analyst, Indiana
Areas: La Porte County, Porter County, Pulaski County, Starke County
Senior Construction Analyst, Indiana
Areas: Elkhart County, Fulton County, Kosciusko County, LaGrange County, Marshall County, Noble County, St. Joseph County
Assistant Director of Field Operations, Illinois and Iowa
John Freitag started his career with the Illinois Department of Labor in 1985, conducting investigations on businesses reportedly violating various state labor laws. In 1988, John was promoted to a hearing officer position conducting in-depth hearings to resolve employer and employee wage disputes. John transferred to the Conciliation and Mediation Division in 1991 and began enforcing the Illinois Prevailing Wage Act. In 2000, John was promoted to manager of that division, managing a sixteen-unit investigation team operating with a two million annual budget. In 2003, John began working as the Fair Contracting Director for the Construction Industry Service Corporation (CISCO) and in 2006 was promoted as Assistant Executive Director. In July 2006, John joined the III FFC as a Regional Director in its Construction Investigation Unit for Illinois and Iowa.
Construction Analyst, Iowa
Areas: Muscatine, Lousia, Des Moines, Lee
Senior Construction Analyst, Illinois
Areas: Winnebago County, Stephenson County, Ogle County, Lee County, Jo Davies County, DeKalb County, Boone County
Construction Analysts, Iowa
Areas: Scott, Clinton and Cedar Counties
Construction Analysts, Illinois
Areas: Carroll, Bureau, Whiteside, Mercer, Putnam, Henry, and Rock Island