Donnie Proffitt

Owner / Company Operations Manager

Donnie Proffitt is a one of the two owners and the Company Operations Manager at HD Construction. With a Masters’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Kentucky and an MBA from Morehead State University, Donnie brings a unique blend of technical expertise and business acumen to his role. He plays a pivotal role in driving the company’s success by focusing on key areas such as business strategy, finances, and human resources. Donnie’s strategic mindset allows him to shape the company’s direction and ensure sustainable growth. His financial acumen enables him to effectively manage resources and optimize financial performance. Moreover, Donnie’s emphasis on human resources promotes a positive work culture, attracts top talent, and supports the professional development of HD Construction’s employees.

Charla Johnson

Office Manager

Charla Johnson is a dedicated and accomplished professional serving as the Office Manager at HD Construction. With a keen eye for detail and a diverse skill set, Charla focuses on key areas such as accounting, human resources, and field support. In her role, she ensures the smooth functioning of financial operations by managing accounts, overseeing budgeting and financial reporting. Charla also plays a vital role in HR, handling employee relations, recruitment, and fostering a positive work environment. Additionally, she provides valuable support in coordinating field activities, facilitating effective communication, and ensuring seamless collaboration between different teams. Charla Johnson’s expertise and commitment contribute to the overall efficiency and success of HD Construction.

Stewart Wills


Stewart Wills is a highly experienced professional and serves as the Project Estimator at HD Construction. With an impressive career spanning over 40 years in the construction industry, Stewart has garnered a wealth of knowledge and expertise. His journey began as a laborer in the field, where he gained valuable hands-on experience and a deep understanding of the intricacies of construction. Over the years, Stewart has steadily progressed through various management roles, honing his skills and developing a keen eye for accurately estimating project costs. His extensive industry experience and comprehensive understanding of construction operations make him an invaluable asset to HD Construction, ensuring that projects are meticulously planned and financially viable. Stewart’s unwavering dedication and exceptional estimating abilities contribute significantly to the company’s success in delivering high-quality projects within budget and on schedule.