The Southern Nevada Home Builders Association has hired Cassidy Wilson to a new role as government affairs and community relations analyst.
The position will include assisting with daily government affairs and community relations efforts, attending local and state meetings, helping expand the industry’s workforce, and highlighting the work of HomeAid Southern Nevada.
“We are excited to have Cassidy on board. I know she will make a great addition to the team,” said Nat Hodgson, chief executive officer of the Southern Nevada Home Builders Association and executive director of HomeAid Southern Nevada. “This new role is essential in aiding our government affairs efforts and highlighting the good our members do in the community.”
Wilson was born and raised in Las Vegas, graduating from Faith Lutheran High School in 2015. She attended the University of Nevada, Reno, where she received a degree in political science and international affairs with an emphasis in law and diplomacy. During her tenure at UNR, she was a member of Tri Delta sorority and sat on the Panhellenic Board, in addition to spending hours fundraising and volunteering for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. She spent time during the 2017 state legislative session as a lobbyist and is eager to return to Carson City to represent the construction industry.
The HomeAid Southern Nevada chapter is sponsored by the Southern Nevada Home Builders Association. This partnership has resulted in more than $1.2 million in community donations through shelter build projects, which are made possible by the generosity of builders and suppliers. For more information about HomeAid and its services, visit www.homeaidsn.org, call 702.794.0117 extension 108, or follow HomeAid on Facebook or Twitter.
About Southern Nevada Home Builders Association
The Southern Nevada Home Builders Association is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life by meeting the housing and community development needs of Southern Nevada. Founded in 1953 by 12 local home builders and incorporated with the state in 1954, the Southern Nevada Home Builders Association ranks as the oldest and largest local trade organization representing the residential construction industry in the state of Nevada. It has nearly 500 members working in all facets of the home building industry. It is an affiliate of the National Association of Home Builders, a Washington, D.C.-based trade association founded in 1942 to enhance the climate for housing and the building industry. NAHB is made up of about 800 state and local associations. About 1/3 of NAHB’s 140,000 members are home builders and/or remodelers.
About HomeAid Southern Nevada
Founded in 2004, HomeAid Southern Nevada’s mission is building new lives for Southern Nevada’s homeless through housing and community outreach. This mission is carried out through care days, education and awareness in the community and shelter projects. The HomeAid Southern Nevada chapter is sponsored by the Southern Nevada Home Builders Association (SNHBA). Since opening its doors, more than 200,000 square feet have been renovated, and more than 3,000 homeless children and adults have been served through the great work of countless builders, trades, sponsors and volunteers involved with HomeAid Southern Nevada.