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Ambassador Retention Membership Committee (ARM)
Chairperson: Dave Arter, Private Client Insurance Services
Committee members: Amanda Arnold, All About Closets; David Arter, Private Client Insurance Services; Kathy Bamberg, Lutgert Insurance; Ryan Cosgrave, Accent Business Products; Jeff Jerome, Hilton Naples; Maria Gonzalez, H.E.L.P; Heather Holland, All About Closets; Scott Levy, Spectrum Signworks; Karen Nagy, Business Technology Insight; Nick Radick, Knauf-Koenig Group; 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.
Year round involvement
Chairperson: John Williams, RWA Inc.
Committee Members: Julio Barina, Markham Norton Mosteller Wright; Ryan Benson, A Vernon Allen; Kevin Deardorff, Rehmann; Scott Koenig, First FlL Integrity Bank; Ron Labbe, Naples Lumber; Dave Weston, Naples Lumber; Stephanie Whiffen, Fidelity Bank Mortgage
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. Meets monthly: Third Thursday of each month 8:00 a.m. at CBIA
2019 Chair: Tammy Delgado, Gulfshore Insurance
Immediate Past Chair: David Strickland, Wayne Automatic Fire Sprinklers
Committee Members: Ben Buemi, HBK CPAs & Consultants; Kevin Deardorff, Rehmann; Sheila Hoover, Option 3 Interiors; Marc Huling, Roetzel & Andress, L.P.A; Lily Llrena, US Bank; Jennifer Lofstrand, Divco Custom Homes; Nick Radick, Knauf-Koeing Group; Kristi Tuffo, All About Closets; Bridget Wallen, Builders Glass of Bonita; Michael Watkins,
UMI; Taylor Woods, California Closet.
Organizes the annual spring and summer golf outings, assists with sponsorships, companion buffet lunches and awards ceremonies. BYO lunch meetings at CBIA.
Committee dates: January – August 2019
Collier County Government Affairs Committee
Chairperson: John Williams, RWA
Committee Members: Dominic Amico, Agnoli Barber & Brundage; Ryan Benson, A Vernon Allen; Paul Brunton, Above All Roofing; Lisa Davenport, Lisa Davenport Design; Tatiana Gust, Elite Consulting; Carter Grant , Carter Grant General Contractors; Lynn Hurley, Stock Development; Scott Levy , Spectrum Signs; Marty Miller, Miller Construction & Engineering; Patrick Miller, Lake Michigan Credit Union; Daniel Monroy, Monroy Electric; Patrick Neale, Attorney; Tarah R. Orme, Above All Roofing; Joe Parisi, Attorney; Jim Pilon, James A. Pilon P.A.; Al Zichella, London Bay.
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. Meets generally the third Thursday of the month 4-5:00 p.m. at CBIA.
City of Naples Government Affairs Committee
Chairperson: Christian Andrea, Architectural Land Design, Inc.
Committee Members: Ryan Benson, A Vernon Allen; Andy Bringgardner, A Vernon allen; Tatiana Gust, Elite Consulting; Jon Kukk, Kukk Architecture & Design, P.A.; Fransesca Passidomo, Coleman, Yovanavich and Koester Law Firm; Al Zichella, London Bay.
Parade of Homes Committee
2019 Chairperson: Paul Messino, Business Technology Insight
Immediate Past Chair: Jackie Nelson, Clive Daniel Home
Committee Members: Lexie Agnone, Marc-Michaels Interior Design; Jimmy Borden, Genco Business Systems; Sara Costa, All About Closests; Violeta Cordova, Cordova Cleaning Services Inc.; Jennifer Evans, Home & Design; Lily Llerena, US Bank; Erin Otterbeck, Thomas Riley Artisans’ Guild; Heather Patton, Naples Daily News; Kerry Shields, Collins & DuPont Design Group; Heather Thompson, iStar/Naples Reserve;
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. Meets once a month at 4-4:45p.m. at CBIA.
Committee dates: October 2018 – March 2019.
Sand Dollar Committee
2019 Chairperson: Jackie Nelson, Clive Daniel Home
Vice-Chairperson: Erin Otterbeck,Thomas Riley Artisans’ Guild
Immediate Past-Chair: Minka McDonald, Jinx McDonald Interior Designs, Inc.
Committee members: Robyn Bonaquist, B-Squared Advertising; Jo Carter, Vogue Interiors; Jimmy Borden, Genco Business Systems; Jo Carter, Vogue Interiors; Cali Clardy, Refined Builders & Construction; Violeta Cordova, Cordova Cleaning Services; Linda Donnelly, Florida Design Inc.; Karen Gomez, Richlin International; Terry Handelman, Cambria; Carrie Horner, BUILD LLC; Cheryl Jost, Ceramic Matrix; M.J. Kay, DMA | Digital Marketing Agency; Shelley McCormick, Design + Decor; Janelle McVay, Soaring Lens; Jen Rendon, Consentino; Sherri Rozzi, Florida Design Magazine; Gaby Saad, Real Wood Floors; Ashley Santiago, USA Waste; Jessica Schneider, Robb & Stucky; Kerry Shields, Collins & DuPont Design Group; Lynne Stambouly, Illuminated Design; Marjorie Student-Stirling, Habitat for Humanity of Collier County; Amy Wilson, All About Closets.
Committee members assist with all aspects of planning and implementation of annual SD awards. Meetings are scheduled monthly, February – October 2019, the first Wednesday of each month from 9:30-10:15 a.m..
Committee dates:January – October 2019
Toy Drive Committee
Chairperson: Kaleigh Grover (Naples Illustrated)
Committee members assist with all aspects of planning and implementation of 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 2019