BIA Foundation

BIA members and community members have partnered with the BIA Foundation giving of their time, talent and resources to make an impact on the lives of those within the Central Ohio community and supporting development of the next generation housing industry professionals.

2017 Foundation Board of Trustees

Founding Fathers

  • Michael Benner
  • Kenneth Campbell
  • John W. Kessler
  • M/I Homes Representative (for the late Irving E. Schottenstein)
  • Daniel M. O'Brien
  • Charles J. Ruma
  • Bruce H. Burkholder
  • William Fannin, Sr.
  • Jack R. Graf, Jr.


Executive Committee

  • Bob Gardner
  • Craig Tuckerman
  • Ann Misiolek
  • Matt Callahan
  • Mark Lomax
  • AJ McPherson
  • Joel Rhoades
  • Tracy Schiefferle - Executive Director


  • Nanette Overly
  • Keith Sharrock
  • Scott Shively


As leaders in the housing industry, we are dedicated to protecting the industry while promoting ethical business practices and standards. We support our community and our members through professional development, legislative outreach, industry promotion and charitable efforts.