• Auxiliary Council


    Meeting Times: Monthly

    Cost to Join:  $75  (Click here for application.)

    2017 President:   Donna Gambrell, Brightway Insurance

  • Join an Amazing Group of Dedicated Individuals

    The Auxiliary Council operates as a Council of the Home Builders Association of West Florida, Inc., affiliated with the Florida Home Builders Association and the National Association of Home Builders.

    Through the mutual support, assistance and promotion of the organizational objectives and Code of Ethics of the Home Builders Association of West Florida (HBAWF), the mission of the Auxiliary Council is to:

    • To promote and enhance the Association’s image by raising funds to donate to worthy causes that demonstrate the industry’s humanity to the community.
    • To provide networking opportunities for meaningful interaction between builders and associates.
    • To provide education, training, and skill building opportunities for members within the Association and Community at large.
    • To support the HBA in their core purpose of strengthening the home building industry and to maintain a profitable and growth-filled business environment.

    Auxiliary Council Events:

    Annual Planning Session: Typically takes place in January to plan for the coming year’s goals and objectives.

    Monthly Meetings: A rotation of meetings take place throughout the year. Board of Directors meet on an as needed basis. The Auxiliary Council Membership meeting are held 6 times a year.

    Membership Kick off Drive: This event takes place twice a year, May and November. With the guidance of the Membership Chair.

    Annual Angel Tree Fundraiser: In conjunction with the General Membership meeting in October the Auxiliary Council holds its Annual Auction and Angle Tree Program. The funds raised from both the Auction and the Angel Tree, the Auxiliary is able to support their initiatives and expand to include organizations such as Gulf Coast Kids House, ARC/Gateway, and Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital, (LeapPlay) and many others, including the continuing support of Lakeview Center.

    Membership is on an annual basis. Single member rate is $75 per year.
    You must be the owner or employee of an active HBA member to join.

    Auxiliary Council Officers

    Vicki Pelletier

    Staff Liaison

    HBA West Florida


    Donna Gambrell


    Brightway Insurance

    Shelia Billingham

    Vice President

    American Mortgage Service Co.

    Meghan Godfrey

    Budget & Finance Chair

    McDonald Fleming Moorhead

    Laura Gilmore

    Board Member

    Fairway Independent Mortgage

    Mike Dolezal

    Board Member

    Keller Williams Realty

    Janice Caple

    Board Member

    Pensacola Energy

    Anna Weaver

    Board Member

    United Bank

    Angie Coope

    Board Member

    Gulf Power

    Robin Arnold

    Board Member

    Harvesters Federal Credit Union

    Auxiliary Council Members

    Alma Lett

    Keller Williams

    Andrea DeLaCerna

    Adams Homes of NW Florida

    Connie Bryars

    Habitat for Humanity Re-Store

    Diana Blanchard

    Gulf Coast Community Bank

    Donna Pruitt

    JW Dunnwright Construction

    Janine Howle

    Adams Homes of NW Florida

    Jennifer Westerheim

    Westerheim Properties

    Linda Hensel

    University Lending Group

    Lindy Hurd

    First International Title

    Lorraine Horan

    Bennat Homes

    Mary Weaver

    Gulf Coast Advantage Insurance Inc

    Melanie Velaski

    Harvesters Federal Credit Union

    Rizza Johnson

    Johnson Construction

    Sally A. Kelley

    Adams Homes of NW Florida

    Shellie Isakson

    Synovus Mortgage

    Terrie Fenoff

    Adams Homes of NW Florida

    Towana Henry

    RE/MAX Infinity of Pace

    Vicki Kitchens

    Sears Commercial Sales

    Wilma Shortall

    Beach Community Mortgage

    Paige Krisman

    Keller Williams Realty