WHEN: Tuesday, March 27
WHERE: San Jose Steakhouse
SOCIAL: Starts at 5:30 p.m. (Cash bar)
DINNER: 6:00 p.m. (order off menu and pay for your own meal)
RSVP: By noon, Friday, March 23!
PROGRAM: Matt Robertson and Emily Hilsabeck with CliftonLarsonAllen will have a program. Shelly Haecker will also be attending to discuss our members helping with a Job Fair at Savannah High School showcasing building trades.


Thanks to everyone who participated in the MEHBA Bowling Tournament on February 21. The winning team, with a combined score of 2,037, was Rick Stoneburner, Grant Thomas, Brian Sipes, and Rick Stoneburner, Jr.! The lowest scoring team, with a combined score of 1,032, was Mary Jo Siela, Michael Siela, Colleen Tierney, and Brianna Purdy! We had 10 teams participate plus the following sponsored food/beverages: Susan Bartlett, Sterling Construction, Ally’s Galleria, Scott Gann Construction, CBIZ Insurance Services, and Clark & Thomas Construction!


The Midland Empire HBA will be participating in the spring membership drive, so stay tuned for additional details. In the meantime, bring a guest(s) to our membership meetings and events to network and see some of the benefits for being in our organization.


Builder Members:
Single-family Builders
Multi-family Builders
Residential & Commercial Remodelers
Light Commercial Builders
Land/Real Estate Developers

Associate Members:
Accountants, Bookkeeping Services
Building Material Suppliers
Cabinet Companies/Contractors
Concrete Suppliers
Concrete Finishing Contractors
Drywall Contractors
Flooring Suppliers & Installers
HVAC Contractors
Insulation Suppliers & Contractors
Landscape Contractors
Masonry Contractors
Paint Stores & Contractors
Plumbing Suppliers & Contractors
Roofing Suppliers & Contractors
Title Insurance Companies
Utility Companies


Thanks to all our members who use the Member Advantage Program! As a result of our participation in this program in 2016, the Midland Empire HBA earned $517.36 profit sharing from NAHB!

Member Advantage gives members an easy way to reduce expenses, maximize profits and increase efficiency. Through agreements with leading national companies such as GM, Lowe’s Omaha Steaks, UPS, Office Depot, and others, NAHB offers exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services that can benefit your business, employees, and family.

To see all the discounts currently available as well as instructions on how to access the savings, please go to If you have never checked out all the discounts and savings you can get with your NAHB membership, you are really missing out! I advise you to check it out today.


NAHB members get the best information, advocacy, education and networking opportunities in their three-in-
one membership! When you join the Midland Empire Home Builders Association, you automatically become a state and national member, tripling your investment from the start.

NAHB members also benefit from:

A strong voice in Washington: (Advocacy, Legal Services, BuildPAC)

Critical News & Information: (NAHB Now, Eye on Housing, specialty e-newsletters, social media, alerts and exclusive website content.)

Invaluable Networking Opportunities: NAHB is a one-stop networking shop, from local monthly membership meetings, the International Builders’ Show (IBS) and special-interest councils there are numerous ways for you to meet and build relations with fellow professional, future customers and suppliers.

Exposure to the Latest Building Products & Services: The International Builders’ Show (IBS) is a business-building experience like to other!

Valuable Member Discounts. Be sure to check them out at


– Tuesday, March 27 – March Membership Meeting, location TBD.
– Tuesday, April 24 – Spring Social at St. Joseph Title/Hook & McKinley Office.
– Tuesday, May 22 – May Membership Meeting, location TBD.

Put these on your calendar and plan to attend. Details coming soon!

Looking forward to seeing you at San Jose Steakhouse on March 27!

Belinda Kempf
Midland Empire HBA
(816) 261-9897