Steve Korte, PE

Institutional Group Leader
Random Fact About Me:
I have never been to Spain.

Favorite Film:
The Shawshank Redemption

Best Vacation Ever:
Hawaii

If I Won a Million Dollars:
I’d buy everyone a puppy

What Inspired Me to do What I do:
I grew up in a single family subdivision under construction. I always enjoyed playing in the dirt and crawling in deep trenches (pre-OSHA crackdown).

Current Obsession:
Building a better mousetrap (business); products of Christian Moerlein

Best Advice:
Work Hard! Thomas Jefferson said “I’m a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.”

Music I’m Into:
Most rock of the 70’s and 80’s….into the early 90’s

Book That Moved Me:
2001 Ford Mustang Cobra Owner’s Manual

Often Heard Saying:
Just add a note to the plans that says “GRADE TO DRAIN”


Steve Korte, PEVP of Operations
Steve leads the Southwest Ohio Institutional Group at The Kleingers Group, bringing more than 20 years of experience working in both the private and public sector. His areas of specialty include site development plans, drainage and grading design, and roadway improvements projects.


Some of Steve’s Work