About Us

Dinkins Construction has had the privilege to build various types of buildings.  We have the experience to deliver projects as a general contractor, construction manager, or design builder.

We prefer to earn our clients trust from references and then assist them through the entire project.  All of our clients hire us because we are proven experts in the project development process.

Chap Dinkins
General Contractor
Heidi Dinkins
Accounting

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“Dinkins background and experience with buildings similar to ours was and is an incredible asset, and cannot be duplicated, in our opinion.”
Dave Jenkins
Oxford Assembly of God
Kevin
Kevin Donahue
Senior Project Manager
Phillip
Phillip Wagoner
Project Engineer
Michelle
Michelle McElreath
Assistant Project Manager
George
George Parent
Assistant Project Manager
Jacky
Jacky Hyatt
Executive Assistant

The Superintendent’s role is to Lead, Direct, and Manage the activities of the job site operations and oversee project expectations of excellence in quality and service.  They must make sure that the right materials are on site with the right labor at the right time.  They must make sure that the subs understand what is expected and then they must verify the work is accomplished with the highest Dinkins’ quality standards.  They must to solve problems on the job site.  They must be a proactive leader, planning ahead, and must be very polite and professional to all owners, officials, professionals, disciplines, and trades.

Keith
Keith Hill
Superintendent
Stephen
Stephen Sims
Superintendent
Ron
Ron Henion
Superintendent
Bill
William “Bill” Ward
Superintendent
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David Turin
Superintendent

Chap Dinkins – General Contractor

Chap Dinkins got started in the construction industry in 1995. He has extensive design, estimating, project management, and subcontractor scheduling experience; and he is a hands-on general contractor, taking pride in personally visiting each job site for quality control checks and inspections.

Chap knows that the client comes first, and he sets an example for all his staff by being available, responsive, and trustworthy in his leadership. He knows that we are constantly working to fulfill the client’s expectations so that we may earn their referral and recommendation to future clients.

Heidi Dinkins – Accounting

Heidi got started in construction by helping Chap with the bookkeeping and specifically accounts payable and accounts receivable.  With a finance degree from UCF, Heidi is very talented at keeping the details of accounting on the job reports accurate and balanced.  She provides the monthly reports with the draw requests.  She knows that the service we provide is the reason the clients hire us, and she sets an example of service for the rest of the staff to follow. 

Kevin Donahue – Senior Project Manager

Kevin joined Dinkins in 2004 and brought with him over 40 years of industry expertise.  He is responsible for leading and directing your project from beginning to end with a focus on the project quality, schedule and budget.  Kevin maintains strict control over Dinkins’ highest quality standards.  Kevin is an effective project manager and demonstrates a high level of skill in customer service

Kevin believes the most rewarding part of the job is when someone who is unfamiliar with Dinkins Construction compliments a past project.

Phillip Wagoner – Project Engineer

Phillip joined Dinkins in 2018 and brought with him a decade of industry experience, including receiving his BS in Building Construction from University of West Florida.  Phillip oversees the estimating process from Invitations to Bid, Requests for Information, Scope Reviews and assisting the Project Manager with the final subcontracts.  After this process, he is also involved with the submittal approval process and RFI document tracking.  He believes the most rewarding part of his job is to see a project go from a plan on a paper to a tangible building for the Owner.

Michelle McElreath – Assistant Project Manager

Michelle joined Dinkins in 2016 as a Client Advocate.  In this role, Michelle is attentive to clients’ needs and assists them throughout the entire process to get them what they want.  She helps the Project Team with all the final material selections and finishes.  She assembles the sample boards and processes any required change orders along the way.  She assists the Superintendent with plans, paperwork, and final inspections and follows through on all warranty issues.  Michelle believes that the client relationship is as important as the completed building.

George Parent - Assistant Project Manager

George joined Dinkins in 2019 as an Assistant Project Manager.  In this role, George is here to clients’ needs and assists them throughout the entire process from start to finish.  He helps the Project Team with all the final material selections and finishes.  He processes any required change orders along the way.  He assists the Superintendent with plans, paperwork, and final inspections and follows through on all warranty issues.  George believes that an exceptional experience for the Owner is as important as the completed building. 

Jacky Hyatt - Executive Assistant

Jacky joined Dinkins in 2007 as Executive Assistant.  She plays a key role in ensuring total client satisfaction as she assists both Chap and Heidi Dinkins by managing project subcontracts, preparing lien waivers, securing insurances, and entering budgets.  Additionally, Jacky generates all required close out documentation, including Owner’s Equipment Manuals and Affidavits of Warranties.  She is a hardworking individual who is committed to serving others with kindness.

Keith Hill - Superintendent

Keith joined Dinkins in 2015 and brought with him over three decades of experience.  In addition to construction experience, Keith served 20 years as a police officer in NJ and worked as a first responder during 9/11.  He believes the happy clients are the most rewarding part of his work and he strives to solve problems for them by listening to their goals and finding ways to accomplish them.

Stephen Sims - Superintendent

Stephen joined Dinkins in 2016 and brought with him over 20 years’ experience with him.   He sees each project as special and strives to be a positive presence in every situation.  Stephen believes that it is always best to give clients realistic expectations.  He believes the most rewarding part of his work is the example we set and the relationships we build, and he is excited to improve his hometown with every completed project.

Ron Henion - Superintendent

Ron joined Dinkins in 2014 and brought with him 10 years’ experience.  He strives for excellence in customer service and quality construction.  Ron takes personal ownership in every project and is a very good communicator.  He believes that satisfied clients will enjoy their buildings for decades to come and takes great pleasure in hearing compliments about a project from Dinkins Construction.

William “Bill” Ward - Superintendent

Bill joined Dinkins in 2016 and brought with him over 20 years’ experience with him.  He is easy going and mild mannered but is well respected on the job site.  Bill believes in treating people the way he would want to be treated and so he truly listens to the clients to deliver the results they want.  He believes the most rewarding part of his work is making clients happy with the project Dinkins Construction provides.

David Turin - Superintendent

David joined Dinkins in 2019 and brought with him over 13 years’ experience.  He takes great pride in minding the details and always present a polite and professional attitude to all people.  David strives to provide a quality project for clients because he believes that “Anything worth doing is worth doing well.”