About CHBA’s Board of Directors

Responsible for the overall governance of the Association, CHBA’s Board of Directors brings together volunteer leaders from across Canada. Drawn from provincial and local Home Builders’ Associations, CHBA Councils and the Association’s elected Executive, plus CHBA’s Chief Executive Officer, the Board meets three times each year to set key policies and directions at the national level.

The Board of Directors is comprised of:

  • The Executive Committee
  • One Representative from each of the eight provincial HBAs
  • One Representative from each of the three largest local HBAs
  • One Representative each from two medium-sized local HBAs (200+ members)
  • One Representative each from two smaller-sized local HBAs (less than 200 members)
  • One Representative each (the Chair) nominated from the Manufacturers' Council; the Canadian Renovators' Council; the Executive Officers' Council; and, Urban Council
  • The Chief Executive Officer

Current Board Members

DirectorPositionPosition 2Local HBAProvince
Bob FinniganPresident Durham Region HBAON
Eric DenOuden1st Vice President Quinte HBAON
Nathan Stone2nd Vice President CHBA-Fraser ValleyBC
Stefanie Coleman-Dias2nd Vice President St. Thomas and Elgin HBAON
Blake HudemaTreasurerLocal HBA Board Rep. - Largest HBAsGreater Vancouver HBABC
Jane MorganPast President CHBA-Newfoundland and LabradorNL
Carolina OxtobyPresidential Appointee CHBA-UDI Calgary Region Assoc.AB
Errol FisherPresidential AppointeeProv. HBA Board Rep.Saskatoon and Region HBASK
Kevin LeeChief Executive Officer CHBA National 
Wendy JabuschProv. HBA Board Rep.Chair, Urban CouncilCHBA-UDI Calgary Region Assoc.AB
Gordon BlissProv. HBA Board Rep. CHBA-Northern BCBC
Brian ArnoldProv. HBA Board Rep. Manitoba HBAMB
Rheal GuimondProv. HBA Board Rep. CHBA-Saint John and RegionNB
Sheldon ColbourneProv. HBA Board Rep. CHBA-Newfoundland and LabradorNL
Fred HirtleProv. HBA Board Rep. South Shore HBANS
John MeinenProv. HBA Board Rep. Stratford and Area Builders' Assoc.ON
Martin HilchieProv. HBA Board Rep. CHBA-PEIPE
Steve DeveauxLocal HBA Board Rep. - Largest HBAs BILDON
Pierre DufresneLocal HBA Board Rep. - Medium HBAs Greater Ottawa HBAON
Chad JedlicLocal HBA Board Rep. - Medium HBAs Regina and Region HBASK
Dave PennerLocal HBA Board Rep. - Small HBAs CHBA-Rocky MountainBC
Jamie AdamChair, Canadian Renovators' Council Waterloo Region HBAON
Victoria BelbinChair, Executive Officers' Council CHBA-Newfoundland and LabradorNL
Russell IbbotsonChair, Manufacturers' Council BILDON