2018 HBA Foundation Board of Directors

BOARD OF DIRECTORS Thank you to the Home Builders Association of Greater Grand Rapids and community members who make the work of the Foundation possible. President, Jan Lehman, Standale Interiors Secretary/Treasurer, Sarah Baar, Old National Bank Board Members: John Bitely, Sable Homes Karen Custer, Miller Johnson Attorneys & Counselors Jack Katerberg, Jack K. Katerberg, Builder Roger […]

Developing the Next Generation of Housing Professionals

The housing industry continues to experience double digit growth and the need for skilled trade professionals has never been greater.  We are looking outside the box to help fill the labor shortage. Working together with education, community partners and other associations committed to recruiting, training and retaining talent for the home building industry.  For more […]

Next Generation/Workforce Development

The Next Generation/Workforce Development efforts aim to support the next generation of housing industry professionals. Through fundraising events, community partnerships, and educational programs, we can prepare students for the industry. The committee strive to support current members through the recruitment, training, and retention of talent for their individual companies and our industry. With community partners and […]

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is a movement prompted by the economic frenzy of both Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It is a phenomenon that encourages the spirit of giving back during the holiday season. YOU can make a difference in your own community through the HBA Foundation. Throughout the Foundation’s 28 year history, members pulled together to construct […]

2016 HBA Foundation Clay Shoot

                     If you’ve been an HBA member for awhile you may remember a little event we held for a few decades called Hunt & Sport Night.  Clay Shoot has all the same networking, raffle prizes and fun but you also get to shoot stuff!  Last year our […]