Meet The Team
Prior to Action Ready Mix, Tod Knudsen served as Environmental, Health and Safety Manager for Central Concrete Supply Co., and was responsible for managing the regulatory compliance and safety for ten production facilities with 232 mixer trucks and 350 employees. Prior to his role at Central Concrete, Tod held positions at Bode Concrete in San Francisco spanning financial, compliance and general management in addition to administrative and operations management positions in his family’s confectionary manufacturing and distribution businesses. Tod Knudsen holds a B.S. in Finance from California State University East Bay.
Chief Operating Officer
Rick Knudsen has over nine years of experience in concrete mixer fleet maintenance and repair, mechanic supervision, dry and pre-mixer batching and dispatching while working at Bode Concrete and Central Concrete in California. He also founded and operated his own mobile truck repair company. Before moving to Colorado Rick was the plant maintenance supervisor for Vulcan Materials in Pleasanton, CA where he oversaw all mobile and stationary equipment maintenance and repairs, and production demands at a 3.5 million ton per year sand and gravel plant.
A native Colorado Springs resident, Jason Leroux has been in the construction and concrete production field for twelve years. Ten years have been specifically focused on the quality control of ready mixed concrete. He has worked for major ready mixed concrete producers in town and has received multiple ACI certifications, as well as additional courses hosted by BASF and World of Concrete (in Las Vegas) in concrete material, design and technical courses.