Board of Directors

The HBA Board of Directors serves as governing board of the Association. The board determines the direction of the HBA’s business plan, committees, and publications. The Executive Committee conducts the affairs of the HBA in accordance with the by-laws, policies, and instructions of the Board of Directors.

2018 Executive Committee


Lee Whittaker, Pacesetter Homes


Becky Collins, Walton Development

First Vice President

Robert McDonald, MX3 Homes


Immediate Past President

Steve Krasoff, Scott Felder Homes

VP of Finance & Operations

Chris Peterson, Rivendale Homes, LLC


VP of Communications

Kandis Rushing, Crescent Communities


VP of Education & Workforce Development

Ross Britton, U.S. Ecologic

VP of Government Relations

Hank Smith, Texas Engineering Solutions

VP of Membership

Tyson Neal, Legend Lighting


VP of Special Projects

Drew Rice, Red Pants Studio


2018 Board of Directors

Builder Members of the Board:

  • Tod Arbogast, Arbogast Custom Homes, Lakeway/Bee Cave Chapter President
  • Becky Collins, Walton Development, President-Elect
  • Dolores Davis, CG&S Design-Build, Custom Builder & Remodeler Council President
  • Stan Derringer, CalAtlantic Homes
  • Chad Durham, David Weekley Homes, Volume Builder Council President
  • Brian Ferguson, DR Horton
  • Joe Fowler, Joseph Fowler Homes
  • Steve Krasoff, Scott Felder Homes, Immediate Past President
  • Danielle Lipari-Mareth, Pacesetter Homes, Young Professionals Council President
  • Robert McDonald, MX3 Homes, First Vice President
  • Bill Meyer, Newland Communities, Williamson County Chapter President
  • Chris Peterson, Rivendale Homes LLC, VP of Finance & Operations
  • Kandis Rushing, Crescent Communities, VP of Communications
  • Scott Turner, Riverside Homes, Infill Builders Council President
  • Eric Olson, Olson Defendorf Custom Homes
  • Gerry Poe, KB Home
  • Hank Smith, Texas Engineering Solutions, VP of Government Relations
  • Will Winkler, PSW Real Estate
Associate Members:

  • Ross Britton, U.S. Ecologic
  • Kelsey Danielson, Chesmar Homes Council, Professional Women in Building President
  • John Endendyk, Endland Properties Group, Hays County Chapter President
  • D’Nita Kuhn, Hometeam Pest Defense, Sales & MarketingCouncil President
  • Tyson Neal, Legend Lighting, VP of Membership
  • Natalie Penland, Legacy Mutual Mortgage
  • Amber Prescott, MLAW Engineers
  • Drew Rice, Red Pants Studio, VP of Special Projects
  • Vaike O’Grady, Metrostudy
  • Eldon Rude, 360º Real Estate Analytics

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