Committees & Councils


Committee sign up form

Joining a committee is a great way to get involved, meet new people and contribute your skills to the association. Meetings typically last about 1 hour. Most are held at the HBASE office but may occassionally meet off-site. Meeting notices are emailed to committee members the month before and then a reminder email is sent the week before the meeting.


BUILDING & GROUNDS COMMITTEE

Oversee repairs and updates to the HBASE office building. 

  • 2019 Chair: Charlie Beatch, Beatch Construction LLC


EVENTS COMMITTEE
Organize all general membership events such as membership meetings and socials, Member Appreciation Night and more.

  • 2019 Chair: Cissy Buhler, The Real Estate Lady / Home Buyers Marketing II, Inc.


GOLF CLASSIC COMMITTEE
Plan and promote the annual Golf Classic tournament including selling various sponsorships. 

  • 2019 Chair: Eric Harms, Hegg Realtors, Inc.


HOME SHOW COMMITTEE
Plan, organize, produce and promote the annual Sioux Empire Home Show. 

  • 2019 Co-Chair: Kim Hefner-Hines, Allen Homes, Inc.

  • 2019 Co-Chairs: Tom Hines, Frisbee's and Michele Rislov, First Bank & Trust


LEGISLATIVE COMMITTEE (State / National)
Review proposed state legislative bills and national legislation; develop and maintain relationships with state and national officials. 

  • 2019 Chair: Chane Patten, Builders Millwork & Window LLC


LOCAL GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
Works on local issues of importance to land developers and builders; represented on the City’s Infrastructure Review Advisory Board (IRAB). 

  • 2019 Chair:  Cindy Monnin, Friessen Construction Co., Inc.


MEMBER EDUCATION COMMITTEE
Coordinate educational programs specifically to benefit the members.

  • 2019 Chair:  Jordan Hefner, Allen Homes, Inc.


MEMBER SERVICES COMMITTEE
Develop tangible member benefits and services; promote to membership.

  • 2019 Chair:  Michele Fenno, Highest Health Chiropractic


MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE
Plan and conduct programs for membership retention and recruitment; organize the annual membership drive contest.

  • 2019 Chair: Renae Eidenshink, Providence Financial


PARADE OF HOMES COMMITTEE
Plan, organize, produce and promote annual Spring and Fall Parade of Homes. 

  • 2019 Chair: Erik Christensen, Trademark Homes Inc.


PAST BOARD COMMITTEE

Identifies future leaders of the association through nominations to the Board. 

  • 2019 Chair:  Charlie Beatch, Beatch Construction LLC

PUBLIC RELATIONS COMMITTEE
Review the Association’s publications and website; promote the Association and the housing industry as a whole; plan and conduct various community service projects.

  • 2019 Chair: Rhonda Ims, Frisbee's


OUTDOOR LIVING SHOWCASE COMMITTEE

Plan, organize, produce and promote annual Outdoor Living Showcase event. 

  • 2019 Chair: Jay Anderson, Hebron Brick Supply


REMODELING COUNCIL

The Remodeling Council of the Sioux Empire identifies its members as a professional, improves their business know-how, promotes their service and builds their consumer confidence. Each monthly meeting is held the first Wednesday over the lunch hour and has a guest speaker.

  • 2019 Chair: Cory Hjellming, Hjellming Construction Co.


REPAIR AFFAIR COMMITTEE
Review low-income homeowner applications; view accessibility related projects prior to approval; recruit volunteers for Repair Affair Day; work with sponsors. 

  • 2019 Chair: Ashley Dunham, Jim Dunham & Associates


SHOWCASE OF REMODELED HOMES COMMITTEE
Plan, organize, produce and promote annual Showcase of Remodeled Homes. 

  • 2019 Chair: Lydell Larson, Falls City Construction


WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
Address labor issues in the building industry; Promote industry-related programs to schools; Manages the HBASE's Carpentry Apprenticeship Program. 

  • 2019 Chair:  Cory Hjellming, Hjellming Construction Co.