Committees

Advertising/Marketing Committee

The Advertising/Marketing Committee is responsible for the care and planning of the Annual Home & Remodeling Show as well as the Virtual Parade of Homes.  They make decisions on the marketing and branding of the association to the general public as well.

Chair:  Liz Schneider, Dollar Bank

Ambassadors Club

The Ambassadors Club is made up of positive members who welcome new members to the association. They are great at generating enthusiasm and encouraging member involvement.

Chair: Ricky Williams, Action Coach.

Build PAC

Build PAC helps to raise funds for the NCBIA Political Action Committee. Funds are used for political contributions to local and state candidates and issues.

Codes/Government Affairs Committee

The Codes Committee helps keep NCBIA members informed of possible code changes, new codes and permit fees before they reach council floors for passage, thus giving the NCBIA an opportunity to add our input and help shape the final result. The Government Affairs Committee maintains close contact with local elected officials. Review and take appropriate action on local legislative issues. Work closely with OHBA and NAHB on proposed state and national legislation and keep NCBIA members advised of action taken.  Chair:  Randy Strauss – Strauss Construction Company.

Clambake Committee

The Clambake Committee plans the annual Clambake event each year, a social and fundraising event for NCBIA members and  guests. Co-chairs: Tim McLaughlin, Wells Fargo Advisors LLC and Sara Majzun-Garwood, BCT Alarm Services.

Golf Committee

The Golf Committee plans the annual NCBIA Golf Outing that will  take place in August at Sweetbriar Golf Course in Avon Lake… a social and fundraising  event for NCBIA members and guests. Chair: Jeremy Vorndran, 84 Lumber Company; Vice-Chair: Ashley Caruso-Noe, Caruso’s Cabinets.

 

Installation Ceremony Committee

This committee is responsible for planning the event that installs new officers and recognizes outstanding members of the NCBIA.

Membership Committee

The Membership Committee is actively engaged in recruiting  and retaining members for the NCBIA.  They meet as needed and  are responsible for the annual NCBIA  Membership Drive.  The Membership Committee is also responsible for the new Young Professionals Committee who will be hosting several social events for members under 35.  These events will be open to all members, but focused on those of the appropriate age. Chair: Sara Majzun-GarwoodBCT Alarm Services.

Sales & Marketing Committee

The Sales & Marketing Council exists within the NCBIA to educate and improve the sales and marketing skills of member builders, realtors, on-site sales representative and industry support members and to promote professionalism in new home sales through education and networking.

Chair:  Linda LaFleur, Howard Hanna Real Estate and
Vice-Chair:  Joanne Fitzpatrick, Western & Southern Life

Workforce Development Committee

 

The Workforce Development Committee works on projects with the  Lorain County JVS Student Chapter of the National Association of  Home Builders. Chair: Tyler Yost, Dale Yost Construction.