Carrie Colbert

Karl Hinkle

Project Manager

As Project Manager, Karl coordinates all parts of the general contracting process on behalf of KMS Construction customers. His responsibilities include securing permits, determining the construction contracting and selection method, managing contractor selection and overseeing the project through the entire construction process.

Karl’s 35 years in the industry include experience as a carpenter, estimator and construction manager, fostering valuable skills of professionalism, reliability, dedication and high ethical standards. He uses these skills to guide customers through informed decisions regarding budgets and schedules, and his relationship-based approach to projects allows for productive negotiations with design firms, contractors, subcontractors and suppliers. 

Representative Clients

FedEx Corporation

Cargo and Central Office Facility
Minneapolis, MN

St. Paul Public Housing Agency

Central Offices and Parking Ramp
St. Paul, MN

American Indian Community Development Corp

Emergency Homeless Shelter Minneapolis, MN

State of Minnesota

State Capitol Senate Wing Remodel
St. Paul, MN

US Department of Veteran Affairs

VA MOHS Clinic/Procedure Suite
Minneapolis, MN

KMS Licenses and Certifications

Association of General Contractors

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)

Certified National Association of Minority Contractors (NAMC)