Special to the Design and Construction Report
Clark Wagner, a senior project manager with Pleasants Development, Inc. was installed as the 53rd President of the Maryland-National Capital Building Industry Association (MNCBIA) on January 23, 2014 at the Bethesda Marriott in Bethesda, MD. Montgomery County Council president, Craig Rice, conducted the installation.
MNCBIA’s jurisdiction includes Calvert, Charles, Montgomery, Prince George’s and St. Mary’s Counties in Maryland and Washington, DC. A primary goal of Mr. Wagner’s as he heads into yet another challenging year, is to maintain MNCBIA’s position as a trusted voice for the homebuilding industry with policymakers and elected officials within those jurisdictions.
Commenting on his new presidential role, Wagner said: “I’m honored and excited to be the next President of such an illustrious organization, one that includes so many wonderful people and so many strong leaders.”
Serving with Wagner on the executive committee are:
Rick Bailey, vice-president/Calvert Co., (Marrick Properties)
Doug Meeker, vice-president/Charles Co., (Elm Street Development)
William Kominers, vice-president/Mont. Co., (Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chtd.)
Kenn Dunn, vice-resident/Prince George’s Co., (Soltesz)
Tom Thomas, vice-president/St. Mary’s Co., (Stanley Martin Companies Inc.)
Hillary Colt, vice-president/Washington, DC, (Konterra)
Lynn Elahi, associate vice-president, (Washington Gas)
Tom Hudson, treasurer, (Ribera Development, LLC)
Dave Lunden, vice-president, state legis./secy., (Timberlake Design Build)
Robert R. Harris, life director, (Lerch, Early & Brewer Chtd.)
A. J. Jackson, immediate past president, (EYA)
Stephen P. Elendorf, legal counsel, (Linowes & Blocher, LLP)
Diane K. Swenson, CAE, executive vice-president
Board of Directors
BRIAN AFNAN, NVR, Inc.
STEPHEN ALFANDRE, Toll Brothers
MATT BECK, NVR, Inc.
LIZA BOWLES, Newport Partners
LARRY CAFRITZ, Laurence Cafritz Builders
JEFF CARUSO, Caruso Homes
CHUCK COVELL, Covell Communities
MIKE CONLEY, Winchester Homes, Inc.
HILARY GOLDFARB, Bozzuto Group
MELANIE GRAFF, Walton Dvlpt. & Mgmt.
TOM HYDE, Miller and Smith Homes
HOWARD KATZ, Michael Harris Homes
MICHAEL KINGSLEY, KTGY Group Inc.
MARK MACFARLAND, St. Charles Community LLC
TOM MARSHALL, Elm Street Development
JIM PLAZAK, Fireside Hearth & Home
STEVE ROBINS, Lerch, Early & Brewer, Inc.
DUSTY ROOD, Rodgers Consulting Inc.
MICHAEL SCHUELER, Winchester Homes, Inc.
ROBERT SPALDING, Miller & Smith Homes
JOHN WASHINGTON, Sears Commercial Sales
PEGGY WHITE, Axiom Engineering Design, LLC
MEL WILLIS, Burgess & Niple, Inc.
CARTER WILLSON, Carter Inc.