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Your input is needed!  All you have to do is choose a committee that interests you and email the staff person listed.  You will be notified of the next meeting!  Some meet monthly, others on an as needed basis.  You are sure to find just the right one(s) for you.  Join one or join several-the choice is yours!  All meetings are announced on the Weekly Update!

Capital Region Builder Foundation

The CRBF committee is responsible for choosing which non-profit organizations should be supported each year. When charity homes are built, this committee works with the builder in soliciting donations of cash, materials and labor. They promote ticket sales and marketing for the home giveaway.

Chairman:  Willie Martin of Martin Construction

Staff:  Lynda Evans  Lynda@capitalregionba.com 

Education Committee

Identifies the educational needs of the association's membership and coordinates education activities to ensure member needs are met and remains abreast of industry issues and trends in order to provide relevant training.

Chairman:  Nathan Spicer of Spicer Construction
Staff:  Denise Emmons at denise@capitalregionba.com

Governmental Affairs Committee

Monitors and tracks government activities and issues that may have an impact on our industry.  Develops personal relationships with public officials in order to work in cooperation with them to resolve regulatory issues.

Chairman:  Chuck Walters of Exclusive Homes by Chuck Walters
Staff: Lynda Evans, EVP at  lynda@capitalregionba.com   

 Remodelers® Council

($80.00 yearly membership dues-- well worth your investment)

Provides education on remodeling issues, opportunities and topics to remodeler and association members.  Provides networking opportunities for members involved in remodeling and encourages membership in the association and council. Offers a tremendous opportunity to market you and your product and/or services.  The Remodelers Council has been extremely active in the recent flood recovery efforts. 

 

Chairman:  Jason Spencer of Spencer Contracting

Staff:  Denise Emmons at denise@capitalregionba.com

Public Relations Committee

This committee develops public relations programs to enhance the image of the association and industry.  Members also work with Governmental Affairs Committee to ensure that industry positions are available to the media and public. 

Staff:  EVP Lynda Evans at lynda@capitalregionba.com
Denise Emmons at Denise@CapitalRegionBA.com

Codes Committee

Our Codes Committee is responsible for keeping our members abreast on matters concerning local building codes, ordinances, rules and/or regulations affecting the construction of housing in the community.  The committee will work with local officials as needed. 

Chairman: Ray Kothe of Kothe Contr. & Const. Mgmt.

Ethics & Grievance Committee

Sets ethical standards for the membership and handles grievance complaints against members according to rules set forth in the by-laws of Capital Region Builders Association.

Chairman: Sharon Kyle of Sharon Kyle, APLC
Staff:  Lynda Evans, EVP at lynda@capitalregionba.com

 Building & Remodeling Show

Works in conjunction with staff to produce the annual home expo to promote the products and services related to the home building industry.  The Building & Remodeling Show is the major non-dues revenue source for CRBA.  The committee develops special events and attractions and updates rules and regulations governing the event.  Coordinates volunteers to work during move-in and show hours.

 

Chairman:  tbd for 2017         

Staff:  Denise Emmons at denise@capitalregionba.com

PAC Committee

Reviews and meets with candidates for local office and establishes which candidate will be the most supportive of the building industry. Arranges forums for candidates so that members will have the opportunity to meet them and choose who they want to support. Approves political fundraising requests.

Chairman: Billy Ward, CGB, CGP, of Champion Builders
Staff: Lynda Evans, EVP at lynda@capitalregionba.com 

Economic Affairs

This committee works with local and regional planning commissions and boards and reports current and upcoming activity to the Board of Directors and Executive Committee.

Staff: Lynda Evans, EVP at lynda@capitalregionba.com 

Finance Committee

Works with the appropriate staffer to develop the annual budget of the association.  Regularly advises the Board of Directors regarding the financial condition of the association and recommends an appropriate reserve and investment policy.  The committee insures that the association has filed the appropriate tax documents and works with an independent CPA on an annual audit.

Staff: Lynda Evans, EVP at lynda@capitalregionba.com

Membership Committee

Working in conjunction with staff, plans and conducts programs for membership development.  Provides for appropriate recognition of new members and their sponsors and coordinates quarterly new member orientation.  Reviews names of members who are delinquent in paying dues and makes contact to encourage renewal and active participation.

 

Chairman:  Scott Kirkland of Sunbelt Lighting, LLC

Staff: Chere Noto at Membership@capitalregionba.com

Parade of Homes Committee

Establishes dates for the annual Parade and develops a set of rules and regulations governing the event.  Solicits builders, advertisers and sponsors for the Parade of Homes.  Coordinates volunteer efforts for material distribution and approves promotional materials.

 

Staff:  Krystalin@capitalregionba.com