COMMITTEES AND COUNCILS

Membership in the Spokane Home Builders Association offers many ways to grow your business through member to member connections. One of the best ways to get involved is to become a part of a council or committee. If you are interested in joining a committee, contact the committee staff liaison.

 

Membership Committee

Chair: Nick Gilliland, Blasingame Insurance
Staff Liaison: Jake Turner, Membership Director

The Membership Committee focuses on recruiting prospective members as well as making sure current members are maximizing their membership by getting involved. This is a great way to meet a lot of members. Plus, you become part of our SPIKE program, where you will not only earn recognition but win money, prizes, and trips, receive invitations to exclusive networking events, and more.

Education Committee

Chair: Deacon Band, Band Construction
Staff Liaison: Kim Waseca-Love, Education & Apprenticeship Director

Work together with fellow SHBA members to promote careers in the construction industry as well as build continuing educational courses and seminars for members and their employees. With workforce development being one of the top issues facing the construction industry and directly affecting your business, the Education Committee is more important than ever.

Government Affairs Committee

Chair: Scott Krajack, Viking Homes
Staff Liaison: Arthur Whitten, Government Affairs Director

The GA Committee helps the Association keep a pulse on local legislation affecting the building industry and general business community as well as recommends strategies for political involvement and pro-housing policies. On this committee you will have access to key elected officials and policymakers as well as position yourself to take a leadership role regarding legislation and regulation that directly affect your business.

SHBA-PAC Committee

Chair: Phil Folyer, Morse Western Homes
Staff Liaison: Arthur Whitten, Government Affairs Director

Help us fight for you by being active in determining how our financial resources are directed to help shape our political environment and elect candidates who will support our industry. This committee makes endorsement recommendations and raises funds to support these candidates and SHBA political efforts.

Communications Committee

Chair: Joelle Chester, Windermere City Group
Staff Liaison: Kathy Gustafson, Marketing and Communications Director

Creating initiatives to guide the Association’s messaging to consumers and members, the Communications Committee is key in developing strategies to maintain SHBA’s position as the definitive resource for housing needs. This diverse group of builders, Realtors, marketing professionals and others gives you an opportunity to not only guide the Association’s marketing strategies but grow your business and yourself.

Events Committee

Chair: Melissa Helvey, CrafteD Kitchen Design

This fun group offers guidance and direction for all SHBA events.

Fall Festival of Homes Committee

Chair: Brian Offield, Gordon Finch Homes

The annual Fall Festival of Homes is our largest public event. The committee proposes and implements new ideas to keep the event fresh and guides the overall direction of the show.

Golf Tournament Committee

Chair: Jeff Quinnett, Central Pre-Mix
Tim Baughn, ProBuild

Do you love the game of golf? This annual event, in its 25th year, is one of our largest member events, drawing nearly 150 members. The committee develops the theme, guides the direction of the tournament and has a really good time making it one of our most popular member events.

 

REMODELERS COUNCIL

Promoting productive housing policy that grows your business and our community

Join remodelers, designers, suppliers and manufacturers in a group dedicated to excellence and professionalism within the industry. Listen to educational speakers, share in cutting-edge industry trends and issues and network with peers from all facets of the industry will help set your company apart from the competition.

Continuing Education

Never stop learning! With our continuing education classes you will stay on top of your profession, boost your credentials and increase your level of expertise.

UPCOMING CLASSES

Set Yourself Apart

Council members benefit by being identified as reputable contractors upholding standards of quality and ethical practices.

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Dedicated Advocacy

Stay current on the latest codes and standards. Remodelers Council supports pro-housing political candidates and legislation and actively work toward to keep housing affordable.

Contact Information:

Chair: Dare Edmiston, Terra Sol
Staff Liaison: Kim Waseca-Love, Education and Apprenticeship Director

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