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2018-2019 Election Wrap-Up

2018-2019 Election Wrap-Up

The Annual Election and Installation of the HBRAWM Directors and Officers was held on Tuesday, June 26th at the Castle of Knights in Chicopee marking the anticipated beginning of the new fiscal year on July 1st. 

Gisele Gilpatrick, Chair of the Home Show along with Victoria Owen, Chair of the Membership Committee, Josh Nolan, Chair of the Scholarship/Education Committee, Ray Laplante and Jim Walsh Co-Chairs of the Golf Committee were recognized for their hard work and dedication to the association. 

The Slate of Officers drafted by the Nominating Committee was presented to the membership and was unanimously approved. The newly elected president, officers and directors were given the oath of office and sworn in as the new leadership team of the association for the upcoming fiscal year by Hunter Marosits, Past President of the Home Builders & Remodelers Association of Western Mass and President of the Home Builders Association of Massachusetts. After the ceremonial passing of the gavel from President David DeGiorgis to newly installed President Nicholas Riley, Nick presented Mr. DeGiorgis with his past president’s pin and a gift on behalf of the board for serving as President during the past year. President Riley thanked the membership for their vote of confidence and briefly outlined his plans for his upcoming administration.

A recap of the election results for the 2018-2019 fiscal year which begins July 1, 2018 are as follows:


Nicholas Riley – President
Scott Fleury – First Vice President
Joseph Mole’ – Second Vice President
Kenneth Leblanc – Third Vice President
Gisele Gilpatrick – Secretary
David Barszcz – Treasurer

Henry Avery
Paul Huijing 
Ronald Marcella 

Lori Loughlin
Keith Nicoli

In addition to the above Officers & Directors, the following incumbent board members with un-expired terms will remain on the board.

Francis Beaulieu
Roger Chapdelaine 
Anthony Murad
Scott Poulin 
Timothy Wells

Thomas Daly
Thomas Kennedy
Joshua Nolan
Bernard Puza
Marcus Thayer

It was a great meeting and congratulations to all! The HBRAWM is looking forward to another bright and successful year again this year.