About Us

HBA Rockford Mission Statement

The Home Builders Association of the Greater Rockford Area, Inc., chartered in 1953, is a trade association affiliated with the Home Builders Association of Illinois and the National Association of Home Builders. The association is dedicated to the promotion of new construction and remodeling in Winnebago, Boone, Ogle, Lee, Stephenson, Carroll, and Jo Daviess Counties.

The association provides building industry knowledge and information to members and the community. The Home Builders Association of the Greater Rockford Area is actively involved in legislative issues affecting the building industry.

The goal of the Home Builders Association of the Greater Rockford Area is to be respected and recognized as a leading force in the community in the advancement of industry and civic issues.


2022 Officers & Directors

PRESIDENT
Jay Pitney, Pitney Construction


VICE PRESIDENT
Luke Pitney, Luke Pitney Construction


ASSOCIATE VICE PRESIDENT
Nikki Gier, Title Underwriters Agency

SECRETARY
Erin Knabe, Benson Stone Co.


TREASURER
Amy Fiorenza Barnhart, Service Plumbing

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
Andy Knabe, New Leaf Remodeling

DIRECTORS
Mike Oehlberg, Oehlberg Construction
Tom Jennings, Jennings Construction
Ryan Scott, John Evans Construction
Carrie Johnson, Pella Windows & Doors
Brad Vanderheyden, Advanced Chimney Systems
John Knabe, Acadia Homes
Scott Theroux, Imperial Design & Construction
Pam Desanti, Midwest Community Bank
Mark Presson, Lonnie’s Stonecrafters
Dan Cook, Cook Custom Builders