• Board of Directors

     

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  • Executive Director

    Mike Waite

    NARI Charlotte

    director@naricharlotte.com

    704-365-NARI

     

  • Bio Bio

    Mike Waite, while not born in Charlotte, is a long time Charlottean (since 1974), attending Jr. High, High School and College in Charlotte.  He has been the Executive Director of NARI of Greater Charlotte since December, 2011.  In that time, NARI Charlotte has become the most decorated chapter of NARI in the USA (50 chapters +/-), having won the National Chapter of Excellence four times (recognizing growth, branding and philanthropy), the National Community Service Award twice, two National President’s Awards, the Mary B. Harris Professionalism Award, and numerous national member awards.

    In addition to NARI, Mike has served on the Executive Council of the Business Leaders of Charlotte (BLOC), since 2003, Past President of BLOC in 2014, Charlotte Area Fund – Board Member/Vice Chair, Crime Victims Coalition – Board Member/Past President, Leadership Cabarrus, and Computer Empowerment.

    Mike and his wife, Regina, live in a 1910-built farmhouse in Midland, NC, where they have raised their SIX children and many, many pets and animals.


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  • President

    Eddie DeRhodes

    DeRhodes Construction

    eddie@derhodesconstruction.com

    704-281-4156 (mobile)

     

  • Bio Bio

    Eddie DeRhodes is founder and owner of DeRhodes Construction and holds a degree in Architecture from UNC Charlotte. He established his business on two guiding principles--commitment to customer satisfaction and attention to project details.  Those principles were handed down as suggestions by Eddie's father: "Do what you say you're going to do and be fair about it, and everything will work itself out."  This simple idea has generated a successful company through the superior quality of workmanship, effective client communication, and customers' word-of-mouth advertising. 


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  • Board Chairman 

    Patrick MacIsaac

    Roby Services

    patrick.macisaac@robyelectric.com

    704-294-1149 (mobile)

     

  • Bio Bio

    Patrick graduated from Clemson University with a bachelor’s degree in Financial Management.  After college, he moved to Charlotte and worked for Ferguson Enterprises, ultimately as a Branch Manager. He joined the Roby Electric team in 2010.  Active in the industry and community, Patrick recently completed a two year term as President of NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry) of Greater Charlotte, is active in the Foundation Fighting Blindness and serves on the board of Charlotte Succession, a nonprofit focused on personal and community development through leadership and service.  In January of 2017, Patrick was named one of Charlotte's "40 Under 40" by the Charlotte Business Journal.  He also received the 2017 Chapter President Award for all his hard work with NARI of Greater Charlotte and the John Quaregna Award for Young Remodeling Professionals.


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  • First Vice President

    David McGuire

    Andrew Roby, Inc.

    david.mcguire@andrewroby.com

    704-622-0674 (mobile)

     

  • Bio Bio

    David graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in with a BA in Management & Society.  He is a past president and 2014 Distinguished Rotarian of the Charlotte Providence Rotary Club, a South Park Youth Association baseball coach and active member of Christ Episcopal Church.  In 2013, David was named one of the Charlotte Business Journal’s “Top 40 Under 40”young professionals. In his free time, he cheers on the UNC Tar Heels and Carolina Panthers, and spending time with his wife, Lauren, their two sons, Aidan and Jack, and daughter, Alex.


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  • Second Vice President

    Richard Pizio

    Ferguson Enterprises

    richard.pizio@ferguson.com

    704-309-5044

     

  • Bio Bio

    Originally from Philadelphia, Rich is a graduate of Clemson University with a degree in Economics.   His career with Ferguson Enterprises began in February of 2004 and has since advanced through a number of leadership positions with the company.  He is currently an Area Manager for Showrooms.  In 2006 Rich attending the Virginia Tech Pamplin College of Business Core Leadership Development program. Rich has served on the NARI Board of Directors since 2015 was awarded the NARI Hope Award in 2016 for leadership in the remodeling industry.  Rich is an avid golfer, diehard Philadelphia sports fan and enjoys spending time with his wife Suzanne and their two boys Henry and Charlie.


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  • Treasurer

    Bill Green

    Barefoot & Company

    b.green@barefootandcompany.com

    704-201-9523

     

  • Bio Bio

    Bill is a graduate of North Carolina State University with a BA in Business Management.  He began his career with Barefoot & Company in 1996 and has held several management positions since. Bill has often been called the ͞Face of Barefoot͟ and he is proud to say, ͞I love what I do and I want people to know it!͟ His professional affiliations include NARI Charlotte (2012 Volunteer of the Year; Local, Regional and National CoTY Award winner) and NAHB.  


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  • Secretary

    Erin Dougherty

    Distinctive Design Build

    erin@distinctivedesignbuild.com

    704-929-0355 (mobile)

     

  • Bio Bio

    Erin Dougherty is serving her fourth year on the board of NARI – Charlotte.  She is a Certified Kitchen and Bath Remodeler.  She and her husband, Vince Busby, own Distinctive Design / Build / Remodel which has won numerous Contractor of the Year (CotY) awards at the local, regional and national levels.  Erin is also currently serving on the Ethics and Bylaws Committee for NARI – National.  She firmly believes these leadership roles have helped her get the most out of her NARI membership and she encourages other members to get involved.  In her free time, Erin enjoys hacking around the golf course with her husband and spending time with her two teenage daughters.


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  • Board Member At Large

    Marcel Papineau

    Intelligent Design Engineering

    marcel@idecharlotte.com

    704-634-3328 (mobile)


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