National Search Yields for New Executive Officer
Yakima, WA—The Central Washington Home Builders Association recently concluded a nationwide search for it’s new Executive Officer, according to the organization’s Board of Directors. The Central Washington Home Builders Association board is thrilled to announce the hire of Robert Schroeter as the nonprofit’s new leader.
Schroeter, who will be relocating from the Olympia, WA area, is an experienced Executive Director and attorney with a demonstrated history of working in thegovernment relations and legal services industries. Recently, Schroeter served as the CEO of the Clallam Economic Development Corporation and the Executive Director of the Washington Association of Conservation Districts. His background includes nonprofit organization management, negotiation, governmental affairs, government, and legal writing.
Schroeter will lead a staff of five individuals that works closely with local governments and other organizations to enable a homebuilding process that is predictable, reasonable, and affordable. He’ll manage a $1 million-plus dollar-operating budget, support a 13-member board of directors and partner with over 600 members of the association.
When asked to comment further, Nelson stated, “Coaching our staff, engaging our membership, raising significant revenues and strategic thinking were top priorities as we searched for our next executive officer. We’re excited to begin working with Mr. Schroeter to further engage membership in the six counties that the CWHBA serves.”
About The Central Washington Home Builders Association
Since 1955, the Central Washington Home Builders Association (CWHBA) has served as the leading not-for-profit trade organization dedicated to residential construction and remodeling in Central Washington. CWHBA works with government, public, business and community organizations in six counties – Yakima, Klickitat, Kittitas, Chelan, Douglas, Okanogan – to protect every family’s right to home ownership.
CONTACT: Dereck Nelson, Central Washington Home Builders Association Board President, (509) 930-9476.