NAHB's Senior Officers

NAHB is member-driven, with more than 2,200 members serving on the association’s board of directors, which elects the Senior Officers and helps set the association’s agenda.


Granger McDonald

Granger MacDonald

Chairman of the Board

Granger MacDonald, a Kerrville, Texas-based builder and developer with 40 years of experience in the home building industry, is NAHB’s 2017 Chairman of the Board of Directors.

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Randy Noel

Randy Noel

First Vice Chairman of the Board

Randy Noel, MIRM, CGB, CMP, NAHB’s First Vice Chairman of the Board, is a Louisiana-based custom home builder with more than 30 years of experience in the residential construction industry. Noel founded Reve Inc., a custom home building firm in LaPlace, La., in 1985.

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Greg Ugalde

 Second Vice Chairman of the Board

Greg Ugalde, CGP, GMB, a Connecticut builder and developer, is NAHB's Second Vice Chairman of the Board. Ugalde is president and chief legal officer of Torrington-based T&M Building Co., Inc., one of the largest home builders in the state. T&M Homes has built more than 3,500 new single-family attached and detached homes in over 40 Connecticut communities.

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Dean Mon

Third Vice Chairman of the Board

Dean Mon, a New Jersey-based builder and developer with more than 30 years of experience in the home building industry, is NAHB’s 2017 Third Vice Chairman of the Board. Mon is president of the D.R. Mon Group, Inc., which specializes in the development and construction of green urban living projects throughout New Jersey.

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Ed Brady

Immediate Past Chairman of the Board

Ed Brady, NAHB’s 2017 Immediate Past Chairman of the Board, is a home builder and developer from Bloomington, Ill. A second generation home builder, he is president of Brady Homes Illinois, one of the largest home building firms in central Illinois. The company has developed 20 residential communities throughout the state, built more than 1,800 single-family homes and developed more than 2,000 single-family lots.

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Jerry Howard

Gerald M. Howard

Chief Executive Officer

With more than 25 years of lobbying and association experience in Washington, D.C., Jerry Howard is NAHB's Chief Executive Officer. Previously, he was the Senior Staff Vice President of NAHB's Government Affairs Division.

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