Joe Dupree is a loving son, brother, husband and father. He is a native Houstonian that puts forth God, family and work into his daily activities. Joe is past member of the Lathers Local 224 serving as financial secretary and business agent. Joe is an active member of the TLPCA (Texas Lath and Plasters Contractors Association) and has served numerous times on the board of directors and eventually obtaining itís highest honor as President. Currently he is part owner and President of Diversified Plastering for the past 31 years. Joes primary duties consist of overseeing project construction including materials, manpower, and budget concerns from start to finish. He is a main piece of the puzzle that has completed millions in plastering in the Houston and surrounding areas.

Vice President

Dale Fairbanks, owner and Vice President of Diversified Plastering for the past 31 years. After graduating from Bryan High School in 1967 joined the Lathers local 224 in 1968. Dale is an active member of the TLPCA (Texas Lath and Plasters Contractors Association) and has served on the board of directors 4 times was elected to the most honorary position held by a contractor in 1990 as President. Dale was a key participant in establishing Diversified Plastering in 1977. His primary duties consist of declaration of all contracts, overseeing financial status of corporation and estimating new projects. His dedication to the industry has elevated Diversified Plastering to be one of the most respected plastering companies in Texas.


Gina, born in Ohio who transplanted to Houston in the early 1970ís is a driven individual who possesses outstanding leadership and analytical skills is motivated by opportunity and success. She is wife, mother and grandmother. Gina graduated from Ohio State University with a double major, Business Administration and Finance. She has worked in the construction industry for the past 35 years, 16 with Diversified Plastering. Her duties include but are not limited to, book keeping, accounts payable, accounts receivable, journal entries, payroll, payroll tax accounting and job costing. With her vast knowledge of business related functions Diversified Plastering has had the ability to expand and grow without restrains.

Project Manger

Chad was born and raised right here in the heart of Houston. Graduating from Sam Houston State University in 1998 with a Graphic Design and Advertising degree decided to stand next to his father and become a third generation plastering family. Being an artist himself college has given him the ability to envision plaster as an old world art, assisting clients in decision making pertaining plaster styles. Chadís office duties include employment, safety evaluations, material purchasing and overall job tracking and production. With years of field training and family experience, Chad has the tools and ability to take Diversified Plastering to the next level in the plastering industry.

Chief Estimator