Jim Hacker is the President and CEO of Congleton-Hacker and is responsible for guiding the overall operations and corporate strategy for the company. Jim prides himself in establishing a culture of “client first” with all company employees and ensures that each project is seen as a success by the building owner.

Jim graduated from the University of Kentucky, earning his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. After graduation, Jim worked for Hunt Construction for 5 years and then joined Congleton-Hacker in 1995 as Project Manager.

Jim moved quickly to company shareholder and was promoted to Vice President / Construction Manager before taking the position of COO in 2008, the position he held until his promotion to his current role as President and CEO in 2020. Jim is a Past Board Member of the Associated General Contractors of Kentucky.