Wedgworth Companies

custom homes and communities

Superintendent Dillon Watts has over 3 years’ experience in the construction field.  He has worked in cornerstone restoration and in the HVAC field.  Dillon oversees the sub-contractors on jobs to be performed.  Dillon is married and lives with his wife in Thorsby, AL. ​.

Office Manager Kelly Fuqua works as a liaison with city and county permitting offices, performing administrative work and assisting the Project Manager in all of his duties. 


Project Manager/Marketing Director Patty Leeming attended East Tennessee State University and has worked in accounting for more than sixteen years.  She oversees all aspects of estimating and tracking for the many steps in the homebuilding process.

Vice President Operations Patrick Gilbert started his career in construction ​in 2004 as a trim carpenter while attending Auburn University. Patrick has remained in various fields within construction since that time and has experience working with extensive home renovations, new construction, and restorations. He oversees day to day operations of the company, including scheduling subcontractors, ordering materials, client meetings, and ensuring timely completion on all projects.​.

Company Profile

Wedgworth Companies


Founded: 1979

Owner: Mike Wedgworth

Certifications: GBAHB (Past President)


Areas of expertise:  Custom home building, green design. neighborhood development

Current Neighborhoods:

Viridian (Vestavia Hills)

Village Place (Mountain Brook)

Glen Manor (Jefferson County)

​Altadena Park (Vestavia Hills)

Our Team

Company President Mike Wedgworth holds a degree in Building Sciences from Auburn University. He is a former "Builder of the Year," Parade of Homes medalist and past president of the Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders where he serves on the Past President's Council. Mike stays involved in every aspect of a Wedgworth home. In 2008 he was named to the Greater Birmingham Association of Homebuilders Hall of Fame.

For three decades, Mike Wedgworth has created some of the finest custom homes and residential communities in Birmingham, Alabama. His commitment to outstanding, quality construction is evident in each of the more than 250 homes he's crafted for families here. His reputation has been built the same way as any new Wedgworth home or community: one relationship at a time.  That's why so many customers find the Wedgworth Companies through referrals from friends who built or bought a home from Mike. Good news travels fast. This is Mike Wedgworth's hometown, and developing customers as lifelong friends is part of his business strategy.  Our communities include Overlook Crest, Woodridge, Surrey Oaks, Magnolia Ridge, Thornhill, Ivy Glenn and Wyngate. We've also built custom homes in many prestigious neighborhoods in Mountain Brook, Highland Park and Vestavia, like Countryridge, Countrywood Highlands, Tanglecreek, Buckhead, Abingdon Green and Panorama Cove.

Building great homes and neighborhoods ...