As 2018/19 President, it is a pleasure to be part of an outstanding team, building our community.

I want to thank Todd Halaburda, Past President for all of his hard work during the year. I look forward to continuing to work with Todd and this year’s Board of Directors:

First Vice-President: Kyle Ryan, Abstract Developments Inc

Second Vice-President:  Dusty Delain, Amity Construction Inc

Treasurer:  Norm Verbrugge, Norman Homes Inc

Builders Council Chair:  Kyle Ryan, Abstract Developments Inc

Suppliers and Trades Council Chair: Derek Ballman, FloForm Countertops

Directors: 2 year

  • Derek Ballman, FloForm Countertops
  • Russ Barry, Interactive Construction
  • Mike Dalton, Citta Group
  • Lisa Dunsmuir, Step One Design

Directors: 1 year

  • Steven Hurst, Stride Properties
  • Ellie Sercombe, Limona Group
  • Paul Smith, K2 Stone
  • Tony Aindow, Goodison Construction

VRBA will continue its leadership in sustainable West Coast design and construction while also addressing housing challenges such as affordability.

We give back to the community through fundraisers including the Festival of Trees for the BC Children’s Hospital, Threshold Housing Society, CFAX Santa’s Anonymous, Goldstream Chums, and T-C Christmas Fund.

Join with us to help build wonderful communities as well as exceptional homes.

We appreciate your support!

This column appears Wednesdays in the Times Colonist.

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