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.

2018 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

Life Trustees

  • Bruce H. Burkholder
  • William Fannin, Sr.
  • Jack R. Graf, Jr.

 Executive Committee

  • Craig Tuckerman
  • Matt Callahan
  • Jim Lipnos
  • Ann Misiolek
  • Keith Sharrock
  • AJ McPherson
  • Bob Gardner


  • Nanette Overly
  • Scott Shively


  • Bruce Burkholder - President
  • Tracy Schiefferle - Executive Director


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.