About Us

The Home Builders Association of the Upper Cumberland is a nonprofit trade organization that includes Contractors, Remodelers, and others who are involved in the construction industry in Cookeville and throughout the Upper Cumberland Region.  The Association strives to educate, protect, and promote the local home building industry.  HBAUC serves the following counties: 

Clay, Dekalb, Jackson, Macon, Overton, Pickett, Putnam, Smith, Trousdale, Van Buren, & White.

You are encouraged to choose a member from the HBAUC directory for your next home construction or remodeling project.

2018 Officers
Larry Suggs - President
Mike Phipps - Vice President (Builder)
Lee Williams - Vice President (Associate)
Kassandra Newman - Treasurer
Melanie Chadwell - Executive Officer
2018 Board of Directors
Dave Boender - Cove Builders and Generators
Donnita Hill - Hill Realty 
Seth Hudson - HD Homes
Josh Jackson - DelMonaco Construction
Donnie Suits -Capital Communities                                                                                                                                                                       Danny Danny Lee - Cookeville Kitchen Sales 
Robert McCormick - Inside Out Construction       
Tom Sergio - Sergio & Sons Construction 
Ray Smith - Herren Glass
Eric Walker - Walker Construction
Tim Woodward - VanHooseCo

Homeownership is the foundation of the American Dream and the American economy.

For generations of Americans, owning a home means owning your future. 

Millions of Americans pursuing the home ownership dream is the major driver of the US economy. 

The Home Builders Association defends the building industry at all levels of government.