Luke Haire is a native of the Louisville area. He went to high school in Louisville and got his bachelors degree at The University of Louisville. He has been in the construction and foundation business since he was 15. He is the sole owner of Champion although he relies on a great team to lead the company forward. His work in the residential market has led Champion to multiple locations across the state working on over 5,000 homes since the business started. He works with architects and engineers to design wall system and building envelopes to protect buildings from water, temperature, and changing air systems. He has engineered deep foundation solutions for new construction homes, commercial buildings, and existing/ settling structures.
Paula Cluver is the Chief Financial Officer for Champion Waterproofing. Her role is to oversee the accounting of both the Louisville and Lexington offices, and runs the day-to-day operations in Louisville. Paula earned a degree in accounting from Bryant & Stratton College, and a degree in history from Indiana University Bloomington. She is also prior service (Army) with two deployments to the Middle East under her belt.
He has been in the construction industry for 20 years and in waterproofing and piering since 2008. He has been a part of several historical projects and specializes in the more unique situations. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his daughter and participating in local car shows.
Josh Honshul has been with the Champion family for over 3 years. He has hands on experience working in the Waterproofing and Foundation field for over 10 years. He has diligently worked his way to Service Manager at our Lexington branch.
Ken’s been in the business for around 10 years and has spent many years in the field, worked himself up to foreman and finally sales manager, so he’s seen a thing or two in this line of work and he is certainly a great addition to the team.
Catherine Fears is a member of our Senior Executive Team here at Champion. Her focus is the financial health and growth in our Lexington division. Her duties include operational and strategic roles. She assists in accounting, financial functions and establishing a strategy for the profitable long term growth of the business. Her other duties include maintaining administrative services by organizing office operations and procedures, preparing payroll, controlling correspondence, designing filing systems, reviewing and approving supply requisitions and assigning and monitoring clerical functions. Catherine earned a degree in Commercial Arts & Marketing at Northern-Campbell VO-TEC. She also has a BSBA in Management from Northern Kentucky University.