American Industrial Contractors
2004 Duncan Machinery Dr
LexingtonKY 40504
Our Team
American Industrial Contractors |2004 Duncan Machinery DrLexingtonKY40504 | (859) 977-3302

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Tom Bennington

CEO - President

Tom has been president of AIC since 2003 and a member of the SC&RA since 1997. Tom currently holds the position as president of the SC&RA. He loves spending time at the lake with his family and cheering on all University of Kentucky sports!


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Karen Rosenberg


Karen has been with us since 2015 and has over 40 years of experience in the accounting field. Karen loves reading, swimming, and spending time with her family.


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Jim Humes

Estimator - Operations Manager

Jim has been with us since 2003. Overall Jim has 44 years of service in this industry, has held several management positions, and has taken numerous business and management classes. He loves to spend time with his grandkids and go to the lake.


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Braden Kapteyn

Estimator - Project Manager

Braden has been with us for six years. He loves the Lord, family, and the opportunity to meet and establish relationships with his customers in order to best serve their needs.


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Anthony Tudor

Division Manager- Large Projects

Anthony has been with us since 2007.


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Kline Bentsen

Project Manager- Large Projects Division, Corporate Safety Director

Kline has been with us since 2015. He has a bachelor's degree from the University of Kentucky in landscape architecture, a master's degree in construction management, an OSHA 510 certification, and a Level 1 Construction Certification from the American Institute of Construction.


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Chris McCoy

Estimator - Project Manager


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Jeff Smallwood

Project Manager

Jeff has been with us since 2010. His background includes fabrication, construction, manufacturing infrastructure, purchasing, and team development. Jeff manages projects from concept through commissioning.


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Kevin Kessell

Project Manager, Team Lead, & Safety Director

Kevin has been with us since 2016. He has a CDL license and certifications for NCCCO, rigging and signaling, OSHA 30 and 10, as well as an associate's degree in occupational health and safety. After exiting the Marines, Kevin began working with cranes and specializing in safety.


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Melissa Royalty

Accounts Payable

Melissa has been with us since 2013.

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Heather Thomas

Accounts Receivable

Heather has been with us since May 2014.


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April Laird


April has been with us since Feb/ 13, 2013, and especially enjoys cheering her daughter on in her collegiate softball games.


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Wes Griebel

Estimator - Project Manager

Wes joined us in May 2019 and has countless years of customer service.

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