Our Team

With over 75 years of combined experience, we are your trusted Indiana Painting contractor. We are Committed to the Finish.

Committed to the Finish.

Bob Sands

Bob Sands

President & Owner

A third generation painter, Bob has been in the trade for 18 years. He started The Indiana Painting Company in 2005. He is married and has 9 children, and has a Bachelor’s in Biblical Studies from Boyce College. When he’s not at work, Bob serves as an elder at Trinity Reformed Church in Bloomington. He is an anglophile and Winston Churchill fan. 

David Faircloth

David Faircloth

Head Foreman

Originally from Brunswick, Georgia, David moved to Indianapolis in 1994. He’s been a commercial painter for 45 years and brings an exceptional level of knowledge and expertise to our team. He joined The Indiana Painting Company 3 years ago. When he’s not at work, David enjoys golf, fishing, and racing. He’s got three children and four grandchildren, is an avid Georgia Bulldogs football fan, and enjoys Country music.

James Sands

James Sands

Head Foreman

Raised in a family of painters, James has been at the trade for almost 15 years. He’s been with TIPCO for 1 year and plays a pivotal role in daily operations. He’s currently engaged and loves spending time with his fiance. When he’s not at work, James enjoys strategy board games and serving in music ministry at Clearnote Church Indianapolis. He enjoys playing the bass guitar and serving wherever there is an opportunity.

 

John Kluge

John Kluge

Office Manager

John has been with The Indiana Painting Company for 1 year and brings his passionate administrative gifts and love of spreadsheets to our office. He is married and has two children. He serves as elder and worship leader at Clearnote Church in Indy and has a Masters in Music Theory from Indiana University. A classically trained cellist, John does an outstanding job keeping the business organized.

Jesse Cochran

Jesse Cochran

Foreman

Jesse was born and raised in Indianapolis and has over 24 years of experience as a painter. He joined our family a year ago. When he’s not at work, Jesse enjoys spending time with his two daughters, two stepsons, and his fiancee Heather. He’s also got two pitbulls, Nala and Mufasa. His favorite singer is Chris Stapleton and he loves baseball, especially the St. Louis Cardinals.

Aric Mauk

Aric Mauk

Foreman

Aric has been a painter for 11 years and joined TIPCO three years ago. Hailing from Kingsport, Tennessee, he’s lived in Indy for 5 years. Married with three children, Aric enjoys building computers and spending time with his family. His favorite team is Notre Dame and he enjoys watching UFC. He’s a country music fan and especially likes to listen to Hank WIlliams III.