SDSU Students Win National Award

The South Dakota State University Construction Management Program students were one of three universities in the nation to win a $97,411 grant to increase opportunities for students and to develop additional curriculum focused on residential construction. The grants were presented at the International Builders Show in Las Vegas in February. The grant money comes from… | Read More

Ralph Siemonsma Named NAHB Life Director

Ralph Siemsonsma of Siemonsma Construction in Spearfish recently received the status of Life Director at the National Association of Home Builders Board meeting during the International Builders Show in Las Vegas in February. In addition to his 22 plus years of dedication to the Black Hills Home Builders Association and the building industry, Ralph received… | Read More

Paul Nelsen Receives 2014 NAHB BEAM Award

Paul Nelsen from Sioux Falls was chosen for the 2014 NAHB BEAM Award (Builders Engaging Associate Members). Paul received his award at the International Builders Show in Las Vegas in February. The award serves to encourage Builder members to use the goods and services offered by member companies. Paul has been a member since 1993,… | Read More

Spotlight on Leadership

Kim Hefner-Hines officially began her term as Chair of the NAHB Associate Members Committee at the International Builders Show in February. Kim lives in Sioux Falls, and joined the HBA of the Sioux Empire in 1984. She has served on the HBASE Board since 1999, and on the SDHBA Board since 2003. As Chair, Kim… | Read More