The Indiana Builders Association has elected Pat Richard (pictured) president. He is president of Spire Group, a residential and commercial construction group out of Lafayette. Richard develops and manages projects for multi-family rental housing and commercial rental properties. He is the former president of the BA of Greater Lafayette and a former Governor’s appointee to the State Fire Prevention and Building Safety Commission.
Other 2018 IBA Senior Officers include:
• Vice President: Don Thieneman, president of the Thieneman Group, Floyds Knobs
• Treasurer: Brett Harter, owner of Freeman and Harter Custom Homes, Leesburg
• Secretary: Jeff Thomas, co-owner and vice president of Oakmont Development, Fort Wayne