CBIA Committees

Make your CBIA membership work for you by joining one of our many committees which is a great opportunity to volunteer and network with other CBIA members. Download the CBIA committee application form today or contact us for further information.

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Ambassador Retention Membership Committee (ARM)

2017 Chairperson: Julio Barina, Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company
Committee members: David Arter, Private Client  Insurance Services, Kathy Bamberg, Lutgert Insurance, Jason Dean, Synergy CTS; Greg Freundschuh, Accent Business Products, Jeff Jerome, Hilton Naples; Maria Gonzalez, H.E.L.P; Eugene Gundlach, White Aluminum Products; Scott Levy, Spectrum Signworks; Karen Nagy, Business Technology Insight; Scott Tomberlin, HHGregg Fine Lines.

ARM Committee members act as ambassadors welcoming and introducing new members to our leadership at various events.  ARM Committee meets on an ad-hoc basis.

Education Committee

2017 Chairperson: Henry Johnson, Henry Johnson & Associates.
Committee members: TBD

Finance Committee

2017 Chairperson: Kevin Deardorff, Wiebel, Hennells & Carufe, PLLC
Finance committee members ensure the Association’s expenditures stay in line with the budget. Made up of member CPA’s and finance professionals and meets every month throughout the year.

Golf Committee

Chairperson: Ben Buemi, HBK CPAs & Consultants
Vice-Chairperson: David Strickland, Wayne Automatic Fire Sprinklers
Committee Members: Amanda Arnold, All About Closets; Steven Atwood, Enterprise Fleet Management; Barry Boran, Insurance & Risk Management Services (IRMS; Jennifer Coomer, Atilus; Tammy Delgado, Gulfshore Insurance; Jennifer Lofstrand, MCS Custom Closets & More; Erin Otterbeck, C & C Woodworking;  Nick Radick,  Knauf-Koeing Group; Adam Shapiro, Enterprise Fleet Management; Rob Singer, Gulfshore Insurance; Blanca Vasquez, MCS Custom Closets & More; Bridget Wallen, Builders Glass of Bonita; T. Joann Whitney (IRMS); Taylor Woods, California Closet.

Organizes the annual spring and summer golf outings, assists with sponsorships, companion buffet lunches and awards ceremonies. The Golf Committee meets for lunch.

Governmental Affairs Committee

Chairperson: TBD
Strives to keep lines of communication open between the industry and Collier County Growth Management Division through informal meetings and educational seminars with city, county and state staff on current issues. Monitors local, state and federal legislation and provides commentary, if necessary, on pending legislation that affects the building industry.

Parade of Homes Committee

2017 Chairperson: Jo Carter, The Interior Design Broker
2016 Immediate Past Chair: Cali Clardy, Refined Builders & Construction, LLC
Committee Members:  Barry Boran, Insurance and Risk Management Services, Inc. (IRMS); Brigette Fahl, iStar/Naples Reserve; Elizabeth Lombardo, Wilson Creative Group; Jessica Meir, Carrier Enterprise; Jackie Nelson, Clive Daniel Home; Paul Messino, Business Technology Insight; Denise Ogden, Florida Lifestyle Homes; Erin Otterbeck, C & C Woodworking; Jennifer Stark, Coldwell Banker and Evolving Lifestyles LLC; Laura Vannoy, Collins & DuPont Interior Design Group; Joann Whitney, API, AC
Insurance and Risk Management Services, Inc. (IRMS); Taylor Woods, California Closets.

CBIA annually presents the single site and multi-site parade in Naples’ finest communities. The single site markets models designed and constructed specifically for the event at Lely Resort. The multi-site showcase of new homes represents newly constructed homes/communities throughout the County. Committee members assist with recruiting sponsors and builder participants, selecting judges, and writing TV and radio commercials.

Sand Dollar Committee

2017 Chairperson: Karen Gomez, The Lykos Group
2017 Vice-Chairperson: Minka McDonald, Jinx McDonald Interior Designs, Inc.
Immediate Past-Chair: Sherri Rozzi, Norris Furniture& Interiors

Committee members: Jo Albert, CID Design Group; Robyn Bonaquist, B-Squared Advertising; Jo Carter, The Interior Design Broker; Tammy Cazares, Wells Fargo; Cali Clardy, Refined Builders & Construction, LLC; Violeta Cordova, Cordova Cleaning Services; Tye Davis, International Design Source; Linda Donnelly, Florida Design Inc.; Mary Jo Griffith, Naples Daily News; Carrie Horner, BUILD LLC; Priscilla Kellerhouse, Turn Key Construction; Elizabeth Lombardo, Wilson Creative Group; Janelle McVay, Soaring Lens; Jessica Meir, Carrier Enterprise; Jackie Nelson, Clive Daniel Home; Erin Otterbeck, C&C Woodworking, LLC; Jessica Schneider, Robb & Stucky; Marjorie Student-Stirling, The Stirling Law Firm, P.A; Regina Toops, D.R. Horton; Blanca Vasquez, MCS Custom Closets & More.

Committee members assist with all aspects of planning and implementation of annual SD awards.