Session: An Inside Look: Research & Development in the Canadian Housing Industry
Stefanie is a renovation contractor based in St. Thomas, Ontario. She has been involved in the residential business for the last 14 years, and specializes in building science as it relates to renovations and new home construction.
Stefanie’s background is in design, where she started in the fashion industry before moving to residential renovation. Her renovation projects have won awards at the local, provincial and national levels for both design and marketing.
Stefanie has been active at the leadership level at all three levels of the Association. She joined the Board of the St. Thomas Home Builders’ Association in 2007 and served as President in 2011-12. She also served on the Renovators’ Council and as Chair of the Technical Committee of the London Home Builders’ Association. She has also sat on the Board, Renovators’ Council and Technical Committee of the Ontario Home Builders’ Association.
Stefanie has served on the Executive Committee of the Canadian Home Builders’ Association since 2015.
Stefanie enjoys teaching, collaborating and sharing info with fellow colleagues about things she has learned and that may be of benefit to their businesses. She is mom for her 14 year old son who is into writing electronic music and playing video games and she enjoys cooking healthy foods, spending a lot of time at the local gym and exploring creative outlets like home design, fashion and cooking.