11732 Longstreet Rd
Marion, IL 62959

Mike Elders

Mike Elders

General Superintendent / Project Manager

Mike Elders


Mike has 30 years in the construction industry. He has worked all over southern Illinois and the southeastern states as a project superintendent and a working superintendent. He managed all construction activities on the project site, including, quality, safety, scheduling and cost. His experience includes tilt-up concrete panel construction, wood framing, hospital and school additions, condominiums, truck terminals, distribution warehouses, apartment complexes and hotels.

Project Experience

PNB Marion Branch remodel, Country Inn & Suites, Lake Egypt Fire Station, Home Depot, GKN Westland aerospace, GENPAK Phase II Addition, The UAB Educational Foundation Parking Deck, Hyundai assembly building, GKN Aerospace, Keen Transport, Marriott Grand Hotel, Circuit City Distribution, Kokopelli The Pointe complex & Earth Fair Groceries. All above projects range from $50,000 - $33,000,000.


  • Zeller Construction, Inc. - Journeyman Carpenter 1990 — 1999
  • Jesco Construction - Site Superintendent February 2000 — January 2007
  • Ordner Construction -Site Superintendent January 2007 — November 2007
  • Zeller Construction, Inc. - Site Superintendent February 2008 — June 2010
  • Jesco Construction - Site Superintendent June 2010 — November 2012
  • Zeller Construction, Inc. - General Superintendent December 2012 — 2016
  • Zeller Construction Group, Inc. - General Superintendent 2016 — Present
  • Zeller Construction of Marion, Inc. - General Superintendent 2009 - Present
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We Are

Zeller Construction is one of the largest construction, construction management, and design build contractors in Southern Illinois. Zeller has a proven track record for delivering large and challenging projects on time and within budget. Zeller is known throughout Southern Illinois as an organization built on honesty and integrity. The Zeller approach to detailed and methodical planning translates into "no surprises" for our clients. Zeller employees are dedicated, have high expectations based on the company's past success, and bring a sense of urgency to every project. Link Title

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25+ Years of Experience

Founded in 1990 by James Zeller, Zeller Construction has grown to be the region’s premier commercial contractor, construction manager, and design-build contractor with projects ranging in size from $1,000 to $17,000,000.

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Learn about Zeller Construction's key team members Chris Schaber - President, Jamie Zeller-Taylor - Secretary, Mike Elders - General Superintendent and Project Manager, Wesley Graham - Estimator and Project Manager and Channa Dugger - Office Manager.

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