Meet Our Team

Our second-generation family business brings over 100 years of construction and management experience together into a powerful homebuilding team and we’re sure you’ll notice the difference when you interact with us before, during, and after your custom home project!

Dr. Steve Hamblen

PhD, M. ASCE, Chief Advisor

Steve, an environmental engineer LNO for the Joint Organization for industrial Hazard Management (JOIFF) based in Dublin and former president of several real estate development and construction companies, currently serves as Fairview’s director of new programs and initiatives. His experience with national and international environmental projects includes being hired as Deputy Director of Decontamination and Waste, for the BP Deepwater Horizon Event. Steve oversaw local community engagement, onshore site selection, permitting, facility design, construction, and operation. In addition, since 2004, he has focused on residential construction and subdivision development in the mountain and lake communities of the Carolinas.

Chris Hamblen

Member, builder, general contractor

Chris grew up on job sites with Steve and continued his training in all facets of construction – ultimately obtaining his degree in Construction Science Management from Clemson University and contributing to Fairview since 2004. He now leads Fairview’s Construction Operations division as a general contractor and fully licensed commercial and residential builder in The Carolina’s.

Drew Hamblen

Managing member

Drew grew up in the hills of Greenville assisting Steve on projects all around the Upstate. After 4 years at Georgetown University, Drew earned his wings of Gold and served 11 years as a Navy pilot as a Weapons and Tactics Instructor and Air Wing Assistant Operations Officer. In 2018, he joined Fairview to put his Kenan Flagler MBA to work as manager of business operations.