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Lauren Tucker, Executive Officer​


Lauren is a Traverse City native, TC Central grad, MSU alum, and now Titan parent and is dedicated to serving her community and the HBA membership. She and her husband have been involved in the building industry in Northern Michigan since 2006, both as business owners and most recently on the supply side. The issues that face our industry have only become more challenging in recent years and Lauren looks forward to representing the HBAGTA membership and affecting change for our industry locally as the HBAGTA Executive Officer.


Debbie Perkins, Office and Education Coordinator


Debbie joined the Home Builders Association of the Grand Traverse Area in July, 2015.  Debbie has been instrumental in expanding the education courses offered to members and the building community. She previously worked as the Office Coordinator for a local electrical contractor and funeral home.  Before moving to Northern Michigan, Debbie was the Office Coordinator for the Clark County Facilities Division, which oversaw the skilled trades, in Las Vegas, Nevada. “Outside of work, spending time with my 4 children and volunteering with the church are my greatest joys.”


Caroline Haugen, Event Coordinator

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