Board of Directors



Corey Johnson, G.A. Johnson Construction, Inc.

Corey is President of G.A. Johnson Construction, Inc., a Sioux Falls based construction company specializing in commercial, and custom executive home construction. Corey joined HBASE in 2002 and has since been involved in the Legislative Committee, Sioux Empire Friends of Affordable Housing and has served on the Board of Directors.

He is also actively involved in PRESA, AGC of SD Building Chapter, Sioux Falls Downtown Rotary, Sioux Falls Chamber of Commerce, and is a licensed real estate broker in the state of SD. Corey has over 25 years of professional construction experience and has a passion for quality craftsmanship. Corey and his wife, Rebecca, have two children Jacob and Isabella. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family, traveling, golfing, hunting and archery 


Kim Hefner-Hines, Allen Homes, Inc.

Kim will serve as the President in 2018. 

Kim joined the Home Builders Association of the Sioux Empire in 1984. Locally, she has chaired the Membership, Parade of Homes, Finance, Ambassadors and Associates committees. She was the association's Treasurer from 2001-2004 & 2006-2011. 

Locally, Kim was awarded the 2001 Associate of the Year, Hall of Fame Inductee in 2013 and received the Presidential Appreciation Award in 2002, 2009 and 2010.

She has chaired the state's Membership, Member Services and Awards committees and was awarded the SD State Associate Member of the Year award in 2004. She was inducted into the SDHBA Hall of Fame in 2015. Kim is Married to Tom Hines and she has two children.

2nd Vice-President

Dusty Rallis, Rallis Construction 

Dusty will serve as the HBASE President in 2019. 

Dusty is the President of Rallis Construction, a Sioux Falls based construction company specializing in light commercial and custom executive home construction. Dusty joined association in 2000 and has since been involved in the Parade of Homes Committee and has served on the Board of Directors. He  has over 18 years of professional construction experience and has a passion for unique quality craftsmanship.

Dusty and his wife, Misty, have two children, Brock and Zoe. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family, traveling, snowmobiling, woodworking, archery, hunting and fishing. 

Associate Vice-President

Tim Forsch, MidAmerican Energy

Tim is a member of Gas Distribution Engineering as a Customer Technician for MidAmerican Energy. He works with builders and developers to provide distribution gas main & service to both residential and commercial customers in West Sioux Falls, Tea, Canton, Beresford, Vermillion and Yankton.

He joined the HBASE Board of Directors in 2012 and has served on the following committees: Home Show, Utility Appreciation Lunch, Parade of Homes and Repair Affair.

In 2014, Tim was honored as HBASE Associate member of the year and in 2015, he joined the South Dakota Home Builders Board of Directors. Tim and his wife, Catherine, have two children and in his spare time he referees hockey, enjoys hunting, fishing and working on his cabin.


Michele Rislov, First Bank & Trust

Michele Rislov works in the mortgage department within First Bank & Trust. She has served as the HBASE's Treasurer since July 2011.

Michele has served on multiple committes; Awards, Building & Ground, Events, Home Show, Membership and more. Other activities that Michele is involved in through the association include volunteering at membership mixers, Home Show, golf outings and much more.

In 2011, Michele was named the HBASE Associate of the Year. In 2013, she was named the HBASE Volunteer of the Year. She was also the 2016 Ambassador of the year for contacting new members and attending membership events.


Chane Patten, CGP, Builder's Millwork & Window, LLC

Chane has brought a new sense of energy to the HBASE through his involvement in various events and committees; Building Codes, Legislative, Parade of Homes and Workforce Development and more. He participates and volunteers in HBASE events such as the Home Show™, Repair Affair™, golf outings and various fundraisers.


Immediate Past President 

Jason Seykora, Seykora Remodeling LLC

Jason Seykora was the 2016 HBASE President. Jason is the owner of Seykora Remodeling that specializes in residential home remodels of all sizes. He can often be found having a project on the Showcase of Remodeled Homes™ every fall.

Jason joined the HBASE in 2009 and has since served on the Activities Committee, Showcase of Remodeled Homes Committee and the Remodeling Council of the Sioux Empire. Jason has also volunteered for Repair Affair™ among other HBASE projects. He joined the HBASE Board of Directors in 2012. Jason and his wife have two children. 


Justin Anderson, Hebron Brick Supply
Cissy Buehler, Keller Williams Realty
Sunshine Cady, JamesDugan, Inc.
Jerry Cook, Audio Video Integrations LLC
Justin Driscoll, Driscoll Construction
Colleen Elcock, First Bank & Trust
Dale Goetschius, StarMark Custom Cabinetry & Furniture
Tom Hines, Frisbee Plumbing, Heating, A/C, & Electrical
Ryan Jansa, Van Buskirk Company
Tom Jarding, Jarding Construction
Brad Mair, A-Plus Construction
JJ Myott, Jeren Homes, Inc.

SD Associate National Director
Candi Menke, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage

SD State Rep & National Life Director
Duane Bickett, Bickett’s Construction

Senior National Life Director
Terry Konechne

National Life Directors
Charlie Beatch, Beatch Construction LLC
George Bunkers, George Bunkers Construction
Kim Hefner-Hines, Allen Homes, Inc.
Jim Lowe
Mike Metzger, Metzger Construction, Inc
Tim Miller, Allen Homes, Inc.

National Directors
Alan Amdahl, Amdahl Construction Co. 
Preston Mettler, First Choice Development
Paul Nelsen, Paul Nelsen Construction
Russ Pies, Builders FirstChoice

Alternate National Directors
Corey Johnson, G. A. Johnson Construction, Inc.
Chane Patten, Builder’s Millwork & Window LLC