The council is a venue for identifying concerns and issues affecting builders in Ontario. Builders' Council is open to all OHBA builder members.
Contact: Eric DenOuden, Hilden Homes, 613-692-4600, firstname.lastname@example.org
HEALTH & SAFETY COMMITTEE
This committee deals with the effective promotion of workplace safety and accident prevention. It is the main liaison with the Ministry of Labour, WSIB and IHSA.
Contact: Michael Dauncey, Mattamy Homes (BILD), 905-829-7963, email@example.com
LAND DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
The committee works on a wide range of land-use, planning and approvals issues and is composed mainly of builders, developers, planners and engineers.
Contact: Douglas Stewart, Stantec (Waterloo Region), 519-585-7351 firstname.lastname@example.org
EXECUTIVE OFFICERS' COUNCIL
Membership consists of Executive Officers from each local association. The council promotes professionalism and the exchange of ideas and information to assist EOs.
Contact: Aggie Tose, Haliburton County Home Builders' Association (Haliburton), 705-457-3837, email@example.com
ONTARIO RENOVATORS' COUNCIL
The council works on professional standards, technical services, public awareness, government liaison and the long-term development of the renovation market.
Contact: Jamie Adam, Pioneer Craftsman Ltd. (Kitchener), 519-743-4461 x. 221, firstname.lastname@example.org
SALES & MARKETING COMMITTEE
The committee is actively involved in the planning and direction of the OHBA Awards of Distinction program as well as providing guidance to members interested in sales and marketing.
Contact: Richard Luciani (Toronto), 416-566-0078, email@example.com
This committee was established to provide technical assistance and information to members while constantly monitoring the Ontario building codes and standards.
Contact: Doug Tarry, Doug Tarry Homes (St. Thomas-Elgin), 519-631-9300, firstname.lastname@example.org
TRAINING & EDUCATION COMMITTEE
This committee provides a forum for the exchange of information and ideas relating to training and education within the residential construction industry.
Contact: Frank Giannone, FRAM Building Group (BILD), 416-747-9661, email@example.com
OHBA/TARION LIAISON COMMITTEE
The committee, comprised of builder members from across Ontario and senior executives from Tarion Warranty Corporation, including the registrar, discuss external services and policies of the program concerning builders.
Contact: Peter Saturno, Midhaven Homes (Durham Region/BILD), 905-436-7648, firstname.lastname@example.org
CLIMATE CHANGE COUNCIL
This council provides a progressive forum for builders, renovators to learn about new energy efficient technologies, programs, and regulations that affects the industry. These sessions equip builders and renovators, who can inform customers, allowing them to make informed decisions to fight climate change.
The council holds regular events/webinars led by HydroOne, Enbridge Gas Distribution, Union Gas and features a different guest speaker.
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