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Northern Minnesota Builders Association provides networking and marketing opportunities for those within the industry. There are two kinds of membership in the NMBA – Builder and Associate members. Builders range from small to large residential builders, as well as re-modelers.

NMBA’s Mission:

“The NMBA’s primary purpose is to promote professionalism and to educate, improve, and support the building industry in Northern Minnesota.”

Our associates include:

  • Subcontractors
  • Lumberyards
  • Lending / Insurance
  • Communications
  • Other companies in the building industry

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Our Leaders

Executive Board

Tyler Kane - President - Greater Insurance Service - 218-327-1854 Eric Simonson - Vice President - Gemini Construction - 218-259-2516
Tom Berg - Secretary - TJB Construction, LLC - 218-244-9692
Eric Crego - Treasurer - Crego Inc - 218-969-6667

NMBA Staff

Carie Olds - Executive Director - 218-326-6622


Jared Craiglow - Craiglow Construction, LLC - 218-259-4525
Eric Strommer - Strommer Home Improvements - 218-259-8657
Stephen Wilson - Rapid Garage Door Co. - 218-326-1333

Builders Association of MN (BAM) Representatives

Dale Juntunen - Juntunen Enterprises - 218-259-2915
Ben Edwards - Edwards/LaPlant Construction - 218-259-8598              Mark Rajdl - MaRaj Construction Inc - 218-244-5465
Eric Crego - Crego Inc - 218-969-6667



NMBA Membership

Membership automatically qualifies a company for membership into the Builders Association of Minnesota (BAM) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). BAM’s primary focus is to represent the Minnesota building industry interests, and work with governmental agencies to provide the best housing for Minnesota Residents.


The Federation of the National Association of Home Builders exists to represent the home building industry by serving its members and affiliated state and local builders associations. The NAHB members, who are involved in all aspects of a diversified building industry, create jobs for millions of people and contribute significantly to the economic activity of their community, the nation, and the world.

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Northern Minnesota Builders Association Code of Ethics

Members of the Home Builders Association subscribe to the following Code of Ethics:

  • Members shall constantly seek to provide better values for the customers they serve.
  • Members shall at times share their knowledge with fellow members in the public in the best interest of those they serve.
  • Members shall not obtain any business by means of fraudulent statements or by use of implications unwarranted by fact or reasonable probability.
  • Members shall comply, both in spirit and letter with rules and regulations prescribed by law and government agencies for health, safety, and progress of the community.
  • Members shall not perform or caused to perform any act which would tend to reflect on or bring into disrepute any part of the industry served by this association.