More about Alaina Money-Garman
Alaina Money-Garman, aka Buildlikeagirl is a homebuilder, writer, and mom to three rowdy feminists and 1 tiny misbehaving dog. Alaina is founder and CEO of Garman Homes and Fresh Paint by Garman Homes. Alaina was employee #3 at Garman Homes and managed both the sales and construction teams before ultimately serving as Division President until 2017. She is known for her award winning blog, Build Like a Girl which is currently in production for a Podcast reboot in 2020. Alaina was named to Professional Builder's list of 40 Under 40 for the class of 2015. Alaina has also been named Builder of the Year twice - in 2015 by the Home Builders Association of Durham Orange Chatham County and in 2017 as the first female recipient of the award by the Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake. Alaina is also a full member of the Urban Land Institute and serves the Residential Neighborhood Development Council as vice-chair. Alaina is a frequent speaker on women and diversity in homebuilding as well as bringing your whole authentic self to work. She is also wild about breakdancing and old school hip hop and rap.