BIA Past Award Recipients

PAST BIA AWARD RECIPIENTS

MEMBER OF EXCELLENCE

This award recognizes an associate or builder who exemplifies “volunteerism,” often behind the scenes. The award is given to a person who may not always seek a spotlight for his or her efforts, but, without them, our Chapter would not be as strong as it is.

PAST RECIPIENTS

2017 Kathleen Magner Watt Communities
2016 Alyssa Trebil Duct Testers
2015 Sara Soudani Commonwealth Land Title
2014 Ben Rocca Richmond American
2013 Joyce Mason Pardee Homes
2012 Rich Villasenor KB Home
2011 Paul DiCecco MJD Concrete
2010 Al Lee Lennar

ASSOCIATE OF THE YEAR

This award recognizes an associate member who has contributed outstanding service during the past year to the building industry, to their community and to the association.

PAST RECIPIENTS

2017 George Chiang Synergy Alliance Group
2016 Rick White Larrabure Framing
2015 Darrin Shannon Gothic Landscape
2014 Henrik Nazarian Hall & Foreman
2013 Hugo Osorio SunCoast Post-Tension
2012 Keith Ackerman Champion Windows
2011 Jodi Bice and Michael Ellison Hanley Wood
2010 Matt Breiner Oro Vista Corporation

BUILDER OF THE YEAR

This prestigious award is annually bestowed upon the builder member who has brought the most credit to the industry through current and past service to the Association and to the community at-large.

PAST RECIPIENTS

2017 Kevin Harbison Shea Homes
2016 Randy Johnson Brookfield Residential
2015 Tom DiPrima KB Home
2014 Ralph Pistone Pardee Homes
2013 Lance Williams Williams Homes
2012 Shawn Evenhaim California Home Builders
2011 Ted McKibbin Standard Pacific Homes
2010 Howard Press Watt Communities

LYNN JACOBS MEMORIAL AFFORDABLE HOUSING

This award is given in Lynn’s honor to a BIA Member that consistently and strongly acts as a mentor and friend while also helping Californians in their quest for affordable housing and providing guidance to the building industry as a whole.

PAST RECIPIENT

2017 Laura Archuleta Jamboree Housing
2016 Lynn Jacobs Ventura Affordable Homes, Inc.

TED HUMANITARIAN

This award is awarded to a BIA member, Public Official, or exceptional industry individual in appreciation for his/her philanthropic work, giving of their Time, Effort, and Dedication in helping less fortunate, women, men, children and/or families obtain basic life necessities, food, and/or shelter, thus helping them obtain personal growth, employment, and/or housing, while demonstrating compassion, concern and care to others less fortunate.

PAST RECIPIENT

2017 Sandra Stewart Cox, Castle & Nicholson
2016 Manny Gonzalez KTGY Architecture & Planning