NAHB’s Associate member awards offer individuals a number of opportunities to be acknowledged for their remarkable contributions to the housing industry at the local, state and national levels.
- The Associate of the Year award honors one associate member who has made outstanding contributions to their local, state and national HBAs and to the home building industry in the past year. The 2020 Associate of the Year will be announced at The Nationals on March 5.
- The Bill Polley Advocate of BUILD-PAC award recognizes an associate member who has made diligent efforts on behalf of BUILD-PAC. Rich Robinson won this award in 2020.
- The Builders Engaging Associate Members (BEAM) pays tribute to builders who make an outstanding effort to do business with Associate members. Bob Kochmann, Paul Kochmann and Darrick Guthmiller are the 2020 BEAM award winners.
Each local may submit one nominee or each award directly to NAHB. States are also encouraged to submit one nominee for each award directly to NAHB.
Nominations for these awards are currently closed. Award winners listed above were announced at the 2021 Winter Leadership Meeting.