The Collier Building Industry Association
(CBIA) has announced its 2020 Associate and Builder of the Year Awards and unveiled its 2021 Board of Directors. Erin Otterbeck of AlliKristé Custom Cabinetry & Kitchen Design and chair of the 2020 Sand Dollar event, was presented the CBIA 2020 Associate of the Year award. Matt Sellick of Stock Development was named the 2020 CBIA Builder of the Year. The 2021 board of directors comprises president Drew Kowalczyk, PulteGroup; immediate past president John Williams, RWA Inc.; past vice president Leroy Christiansen, Baldwin, Krystyn, Sherman Partners; president-elect Matt Sellick, Stock Custom Homes; vice president Norm Gentry, BUILD LLC; secretary Ryan Benson, A Vernon Allen Builder; and treasurer Kevin Deardorff, Waldrop Engineering, P.A. Additional board members include Dominick Amico, Agnoli, Barber & Brundage Inc.; Robyn Bonaquist, B-Squared Advertising; Cali Clardy, Refined Builders & Construction LLC; JP Coleman, JP Coleman Construction; Dave Dunnavant, Peninsula Construction & Engineering; Marc Huling, Roetzel & Andress L.P.A.; Jackie Nelson, Premier Sotheby’s International Realty; Chris McEachern, Newbury North Associates; Sean Morton, Morton & Wasmer Builders LLC; and Kevin Rea, Specialty Building Services. Nick Radick, Knauf-Koenig Group is the Sales & Marketing Council (SMC) chairperson for 2021. The FHBA – State of Florida, Associate of the Year was presented to Bonaquist. The FHBA – State of Florida, Young Building Professional of the Year was presented to Benson. Recipients of the first annual CBIA Champion Award are James French, Richard Long, Jonathan Walsh and Craig Mole.