President of Schmidt Lawncare Inc.
Al was born in Glen Ellyn and grew up in Wheaton. He is a graduate of Wheaton North High School. Al currently lives with his wife Kelly and their daughter Riley in Carol Stream. Al started Schmidt Construction in 1987, which built and remodeled many homes in the area. In 1996 Al began Schmidt Lawncare Inc. to handle the landscape maintenance on many of his projects. In 1997 Al gave up construction to focus his attention on the growing lawn care company. Schmidt Lawncare now serves hundreds of customers in the Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, and Lisle areas. Al partnered with a friend to form Wheaton Mulch Inc. in 2002. Wheaton Mulch is a landscape materials and firewood supplier to many wholesale and retail customers in DuPage County.