Steven Lee


Steven Lee is the President of Triple Crown Concrete, a Division of Hinkle Contracting Company, LLC. Steven joined the Hinkle team in July 2015 with 17 years in financial leadership roles with publicly held organizations and 10 years in the family held residential construction business. Prior to Hinkle, Steven has held senior Finance & IT positions in building product manufacturing space, with responsibility for North American operation and technical finance.

Steven also served as COO/CFO of Lee Homes, Inc. in Somerset Kentucky for 10 years. This family owned business began by his father was vertically integrated with residential development, insurance and finance arms.

Steven earned his MBA-Finance from Ball State University in 2008. He received his Bachelor of Accounting from the University of Kentucky in 1988. He holds both the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and Certified Public Accountant (CPA) credentials.

David Stephens

General Manager

David is the General Manager at Triple Crown Concrete, a Division of Hinkle Contracting. David has been with Hinkle since 2004 as Senior Aggregates Sales Engineer for Cumberland Quarries covering Southeast Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia. In 2016, David was promoted to Assistant Sales Manager, then in 2017 he was promoted to Central Quarries Sales Manager covering Northeastern Kentucky. David has been in the Construction Industry over 20 years.

David attended Somerset Community College from 1989 to 1992 as a Telecommunication Major in Radio and Television Broadcasting.

Tracey Bubnick

Safety Director

Tracey Bubnick is the Safety Director of Triple Crown Concrete, a Division of Hinkle Contracting Company, LLC. Tracey joined the company in July of 1999. Prior to coming to work at Hinkle, he worked as the Safety Director of Southern Belle Dairy manufacturing plant located in Somerset, KY. He currently serves on the safety and environmental committees of Kentucky Crushed Stone (KCSA) and Kentucky Association of Highway Contractors (KAHC). He attended the University of Kentucky and is a Certified Mine Safety Professional.

Tony Haste

Sales Manager

Tony Haste is the Sales Manager at Triple Crown Concrete, a Division of Hinkle Contracting. Tony joined Hinkle in September of 2017. Prior to joining Hinkle, Tony worked as a drinking water treatment specialist and lab technician for 12 years at Richmond Utilities. He has worked in or around the construction field for over 20 years. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond, Kentucky.

Chris Roberts

Quality Control Manager

Chris Roberts is the Quality Control Manager of Triple Crown Concrete. Chris began his career in Ready Mix Concrete nearly 30 years ago and has been employed with CRH since 2017. Chris is a Certified Concrete Technologist holding the NRMCA Level 2,3 & 4 certifications. Chris also holds multiple ACI and KYTC certifications. Chris currently sits on the Kentucky Concrete Association board of Directors as well as the KYTC Quality/Specification Committee.