Meet The Leadership

NVBIA Leadership

  President: Brian DavidsonVan Metre Homes

After graduating with a Bachelors of Science degree from George Mason University in 1989, Brian Davidson started working with Van Metre Homes as an entry level accountant and prides himself in the extensive experience he has gained spending his entire career with The Van Metre Companies. Brian has over 27 years of experience in the Washington DC housing market. Brian is the Immediate Past President of HomeAid Northern Virginia.


 1st Vice President:   Matt KrollWillowsford

Matt Kroll is the Land Development Director for Willowsford, an award winning community in Loudoun County.   He has been in the land development business for over 20 years and has managed land acquisition, land entitlement, engineering management, land development, and community development in Fairfax, Loudoun, and Prince William Counties.

Early in his career, Matt worked for a local Civil Engineering firm where he earned a Professional Engineer license and received a Bachelor of Science from The Pennsylvania State University in Civil Engineering.   Matt is also the immediate past president for NVBIA’s Loudoun Chapter.


Treasurer: Howard Katz, NVR

Howard Katz is the Regional Market Manager for Land at NVR.  With more than 25 years of experience in planning and development, he has been involved in all facets of the homebuilding process: From initiating and negotiating new acquisitions and managing the land entitlement and development process to reviewing product sales of direct competitors for market share and target market opportunities as well as sales and construction operational duties. He has participated in the NAHB Senior’s Housing Symposium, lecturing on active adult infill. Earlier in his career, Howard worked in local government planning, as a planning consultant and for private developers. A native of Maryland, Howard earned a B.A. in Urban & Environmental Studies and Master of Community Planning from the University of Maryland.

Alicia Secretary:  Alicia Skoug, Drees Homes

Alicia Cox Skoug is the Washington DC Area Manager for Drees Homes.  She has been in the homebuilding industry for over 20 years.  At Drees Homes she is responsible for all land acquisitions and contract negotiation, market research, product development, and manages the Design Center processes.  She graduated from Clemson University in 1995 with a degree in Marketing. She received her MIRM designation from NAHB in 2003, with the help of courses offered through NVBIA.  She has served on the Washington Metropolitan Sales & Marketing Council and NVBIA Membership Committee. She is also one of the founding Steering Co-Chairs of the Women in the Building Industry Committee, and still serves in that capacity.


Vice President Associates: Gary Smerk, Cox Communications

Vice President Associates: Audrey LustreSilver Spoon Caterers

Vice President Membership: Gene Frogale, Annadale Millwork Corp

Vice President Government Affairs: David Bomgardner, Walsh, Colucci, Lubeley & Walsh

Immediate Past President: Mike SandkuhlerThe Christopher Companies

Presidential Appointment: Andrew Painter, Walsh, Colucci, Lubeley & Walsh

Presidential Appointment:  Alex Perez, Stanley Martin Homes

Council Chairman

Custom Builders Council Chair: Andrew Moore, Arlington Designer Homes Construction

Sales & Marketing Council Chair: Debbie Rosenstein, Rosenstein Research Associates

Committee Chairman

Future Leaders of the Industry Chair:  Avi Sareen, TNT Environmental

Green Building Chair:  Dee Mixon Jr, CalAtlantic Homes
Green Building Co-Chair:  Diameng Pa, Stanley Martin Homes
Green Building Co-Chair:  Steve Blubaugh, Bryant Group

Real Estate Finance Chair:  Alexandra Johns, Resmark

Women in the Building Industry President: Erin Thiebert, Walsh Colucci Lubeley & Walsh
Women in the Building Industry Vice President: Lauren Duvall, TNT Environmental


Chapters Directors

Fairfax-Alexandria-Arlington Chapter President: Soledad Portilla, Stanley Martin Homes
Fairfax-Alexandria-Arlington Chapter Vice President: David Kaufman
, Miller and Smith

Fauquier Chapter President: Doug SmithSoil Consultants Engineering

Loudoun Chapter President: Doug Wagner, Bowman Consulting
Loudoun Chapter Vice President: Keith Simpson, Bohler Engineering

Prince William Chapter President: Bryan Lilly, Dewberry
Prince William Chapter Vice President: Bryant Cruzado, Toll Brothers

Additional Members to the NVBIA Board of Directors

HomeAid Liaison: Jason McDonough, Cardinal Bank

Directors at Large:
Michael Capretti, Capretti Land Inc.

Active Senior Life Directors:
Steven Alloy, Stanley Martin Companies (Past President)
Roy Beckner, SW Rodgers
Jerry Berman, M/I Homes
David Bomgardner, Walsh, Colucci, Lubeley, & Walsh, PC
Christopher Brown, christopher consultants, Ltd.
Vince Butler, Butler Brothers Corp (Past President)
Louis Canonico, christopher consultants, Ltd.
Diane Cox Basheer, Basheer & Edgemoore (Past President)
Thomas E. Donaldson, SugarOak Corporation (Past President)
Diane DuBois
Rick Entsminger, Elm Street Development (Past President)
Douglas Fahl, Dewberry
Gary Garczynski, National Capital Land & Development (Past President)
Louis V. Genuario, Jr. The Genuario Companies (Past President)
Michael J. Gorman, Orakridge Communities (Past President)
Mark Granville-Smith, Classic Concept Builders Inc (Past President)
Craig Havenner, The Christopher Companies(Past President)
Joe Jacobs, Elm Street Development
Paul Johnson, Charles P. Johnson and Associates
Michael Jordan, Robert B. Jordan Companies (Past President)
Clark Massie, Tetra Corporation (Past President)
Scott McGeary, Washington Gas
Leon McGlothlin, Quaker Homes, Inc.
Joseph Paciulli,  Paciulli, Simmons & Associates, Ltd.
Scott Plein, KT Enterprises (Past President)
Patrick Rhodes, The IDI Group Companies (Past President)
James Robinson,  JLR Construction Management
Russell Rosenberger,  Madison Homes, Inc. (Past President)
Deborah Rosenstein, Rosenstein Research Associates, Inc. (Past President)
Gary Smerk, Cox Communicationsof NoVa
John Stokely, Cavalier Land Development (Past President)
Mark Sucher, Lyons & Sucher Marketing Design Digital
Mark D. Trostle, Willowsford, LLC (Past President)
Robert Wilcox Calvert Luxury Homes (Past President)
Truett Young, Stanley Martin Homes (Past President)