Eleven Graduate from the NC Builder Institute
Gus Adams Adams and Adams Construction Group, LLC Asheville, NC • Accredited Builder Gus Adams is a highly skilled craftsman with more than 30 years of experience in construction and fine woodworking. His first two tools were a shovel and a broom. As his tool collection and his company have grown, Adams remains committed to building superior, legacy-making homes.
Mike Carpinelli American Italian Construction, Inc. Concord, NC • Accredited Builder & Accredited Remodeler Mike Carpinelli has been a contractor since 2008. But his 30-year background as a small-business entrepreneur gave him an edge in understanding operations management, budgeting, P&L responsibilities and team building. He is a member of the HBA of Greater Charlotte.
David “AJ” Foard Arcadia Custom Homes • Charlotte, NC Accredited Master Builder Foard has been a managing partner at Arcadia Custom Homes and Renovations in Charlotte since 2013. He works to merge materials, methods, technology and, most importantly people, to create an exceptional custom home experience for home buyers.
Marc Masotti Homes By Dickerson • Raleigh, NC Accredited Builder Marc Masotti is a project manager for Homes By Dickerson. Working as a custom builder, he enjoys being involved in every step of the process from sales and marketing to client relations. Masotti has earned several awards, including being named Superintendent of the Year by the Raleigh-Wake HBA. He is a graduate of East Carolina University.
Mark Merrell C. O. D. Home Services • Emerald Isle, NC Accredited Master Builder Mark Merrell is owner of C. O. D. Home Services, single-family home and remodeling company. He has been helping homeowners realize their dreams of home ownership and custom home renovation for more than 20 years. Merrell is a member of the Carteret County HBA.
Chalmers McCombs J Lynn Company • Fayetteville, NC Accredited Master Builder McCombs is a 37-year veteran of the residential and commercial construction industry. He is dedicated to quality and customer satisfaction.
Lea Ricks Homes By Dickerson • Raleigh, NC Accredited Builder Lea Ricks is a graduate of East Carolina University with a degree in construction management. She also has two years of commercial building experience. Ricks uses her eye for detail in striving for perfect homes and happy homeowners.
Bruce Rogers Crystal Coast Construction Unlimited Emerald Isle, NC Accredited Master Builder Bruce Rogers is manager of Crystal Coast Construction Unlimited in Emerald Isle, NC. His formal education includes a Business Degree from Campbell University. He began his career in construction in 1993 as a laborer, working his way up until earning a NC building license and starting his own company in 2004. He currently serves as a member of the Carteret County Planning Commission. Rogers is the president of the Carteret County HBA.
Bonn Williams D. B. Williams Construction • Oxford, NC Accredited Master Builder Bonn Williams is president of D. B. Williams Construction Company and a third-generation builder. He graduated from East Carolina University in 1993 with a degree in Construction Management. He is a past president of the Vance-Granville HBA and is the current vice president of Granville County Habitat for Humanity.
Ronnie Wright Ronnie Wright Residentia • Raleigh, NC Accredited Builder Ronnie Wright has been a licensed contractor in North Carolina for more than 30 years.
Stoney Story

Story Construction Company • Morganton, NC Accredited Master Builder