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)
2021 Committee members: Amanda Arnold, All About Closets; David Arter, Private Client Insurance Services; Ryan Cosgrave, Accent Business Products; Maria Gonzalez, H.E.L.P. Housing, Education, Lending Programs; Heather Holland, All About Closets; Scott Levy, Spectrum Signworks; Karen Nagy, Business Technology Insight; Nick Radick, Knauf-Koenig Group; Kim Schiller, Fuse Specialty Appliances; Blanca Vasquez, VCC Contracting LLC; Sharon Zuccaro, Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A.
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. Meets Quarterly at Shula’s following CBIA “New Member Orientation Breakfast or Zoom.
2021 Chairperson: Kevin Deardorff, Waldrop Engineering
Committee Members: Julio Barina, Markham Norton Mosteller Wright; Scott Koenig, First FL Integrity Bank; Drew Kowalczyk, PulteGroup; Ron Labbe, Naples Lumber; Dave Weston, Naples Lumber; Stephanie Whiffen, Ameris Bank Mortgage.
Finance committee members ensure the Association’s expenditures stay in line with the budget. Made up of member CPAs and finance professionals and meets every month throughout the year. Meets monthly: Third Thursday of each month 8:00 a.m. at CBIA or Zoom.
2021 Chairperson: Taylor Woods, California Closets
Immediate Past Chair: Tammy Delgado, Gulfshore Insurance
Committee Members: Justin Ledford, HBK CPAs & Consultants; Daniel Lommer, Naples Designer Shower; Nick Radick, Knauf-Koenig Group; Jeff Sanders, Gulfshore Insurance; David Strickland, Wayne Automatic Fire Sprinklers; Blanca Vasquez, VCC Contracting LLC; Bridget Wallen, Builders Glass of Bonita; Michael York, Forge Engineering.
Organizes the annual spring and fall golf outings, assists with sponsorships, companion buffet lunches, and awards ceremonies. BYO lunch meetings at CBIA.
Committee dates: February- October 2021
Collier County Government Affairs Committee
Chairperson: Tatiana Gust, Elite Consulting of SW FL
Committee Members: Dominic Amico, Agnoli Barber & Brundage; Ryan Benson, A. Vernon Allen; Scott Levy , Spectrum Signs; Marty Miller, Miller Construction & Engineering; Patrick Miller, Lake Michigan Credit Union; Jim Pilon, Siesky & Pilon Law Firm; John Williams, RWA, Inc; Al Zichella, Christopher Allen Homes.
City of Naples Government Affairs Committee
Chairperson: Christian Andrea, Architectural Land Design, Inc.
Committee Members: Ryan Benson, A. Vernon Allen; Andy Bringardner, A. Vernon Allen; Tatiana Gust, Elite Consulting of SW FL; Jon Kukk, Kukk Architecture & Design, P.A.; Fransesca Passidomo, Coleman, Yovanavich and Koester Law Firm; Al Zichella, Christopher Allen Homes.
G.A. Committees strive to keep the lines of communication open between the industry and Collier County Growth Management Division. These teams work closely with our Executive Officer to monitor local and federal legislation and provide commentary, if necessary, on pending legislation that affects the building industry. CBIA facilitates a City of Naples and Collier County Government Affairs Council Meets generally on the third Thursday of the month 4-5:00 p.m. at CBIA or Zoom.
Parade of Homes Committee
2021 Chairperson: Blanca Vasquez, VCC Contracting, LLC
Immediate Past Chair: Paul Messino, Business Technology Insight
Committee Members: Violeta Cordova, Cordova Cleaning Services Inc.; Jennifer Evans, Home & Design Magazine; Erin Otterbeck, AlliKristé Custom Cabinetry & Kitchen Design; Heather Patton, Naples Daily News; Jen Rendon, Wilson Lighting; Alina Spicer AR Design, Inc; Lynne Stambouly, Illuminated Design; Regina Toops, D.R. Horton; Paola Velazquez, Judith’s Cleaning Services.
CBIA annually presents the multi-site parade in Naples’ finest
communities. 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. Meets once a month at 4-4:45 p.m. at CBIA or Zoom.
Committee dates: October 2020- March 2021
Sand Dollar Committee
2021 Chairperson: Lynne Stambouly, Illuminated Design
Vice-Chairperson: Blanca Vasquez, VCC Contracting, LLC
Immediate Past-Chair: Erin Otterbeck, AlliKristé Custom Cabinetry & Kitchen Design
Committee members: Robyn Bonaquist, B Squared Advertising; Jo Carter, Vogue Design Interior; Cali Clardy, Refined Builders & Construction; Violeta Cordova, Cordova Cleaning Services; Wilfredo Emanuel, Wilfredo Emanuel Designs; Carrie Horner, BUILD LLC; Cheryl Jost, Ceramic Matrix; Rachel Koren, Carrie Brigham Design; Lisa Lovetto, Lovetto Design; Shelley McCormick, Design + Decor; Andrea Pelletier, Gulfshore Insurance; Rendon, Wilson Lighting; Kim Schiller, Fuse Specialty Appliances; Jessica Schneider, Robb & Stucky Furniture & Interiors; Amy Wilson, All About Closets.
Committee members assist with all aspects of planning and implementation of annual Sand Dollar Awards. Meetings are scheduled monthly, January – October 2021, the first Wednesday of each month from 9:30-10:15 a.m. at CBIA or Zoom.
Committee dates: January – October 2021
Toy Drive Committee
Chairperson: Kaleigh Grover (Naples Illustrated)
Committee members assist with all aspects of planning and implementation of the annual Toy Drive which includes helping with sponsorships, wrapping and delivering boxes to member locations, sorting toys, preparing staff gifts, shopping for toys, helping give toys out at each of the designated schools.
Committee dates: June – December 2021