Government Affairs Committee 2020 Committee Leadership Chair: Tim Craft, Craft Companies The Board is assisted by the HBA Advocacy Team. If you would like more information or would like to find out more information about the Government Affairs Committee and membership structure, please contact: HBA CEO, Chérie Talbert, 303-551-6734. Newsletter Archives Expand March 2019 May 2019 About the Government Affairs Committee To serve as a recommending body to the HBA Executive Committee and Board of Directors for policy development and action on the government affairs issues of either local or statewide impact to the home building industry. The Government Affairs Committee is chosen at the beginning of each new year, and is comprised of 17 members, 12 of which are builder members who represent both publicly and privately held companies that include high volume, mid-sized volume and custom home builders. Four committee members are Associate members and one additional member is a representative of the Metro Housing Coalition. At least one of the 17 Committee members is also a current member of the HBA's Board of Directors, which provides a liaison between the Committee and the Board. Purpose To ensure broad representation by informed members, selecting Government Affairs Committee members considers a member's area of expertise, active involvement in other HBA committees or councils and participation on the CAHB Board of Directors or standing committees. The President appoints the Committee Chair. Annual Dues / Membership Requirements There are no additional fees to be a part of the GAC. Members must be an HBA member in good standing Meeting times For information on the Government Affairs Committee Meetings contact Chérie Talbert, 303-551-6734.