Young Builders Council


ATTRACT | Collaborate | Educate


The Young Builders Council seeks to build the future of the construction industry by encouraging the professional development of its members through education, outreach, and networking opportunities while enhancing the relationship between young and established members of the ABA.


YBC Membership includes these opportunities that are only open to YBC Members:

  •      Jobsite Tours
  •      Educational Seminars
  •      Legislative Updates
  •      Monthly YBC mixers with four of these being joint mixers with ASA, CFMA, and AGC
  •      Quarterly YBC Member Meetings
  •      Leadership Opportunities on the YBC Executive Board
  •      Leadership Opportunities on the YBC Committees
  •      Opportunities to interact with ASU, NAU, and U of A Students about careers in Construction
  •      Opportunities to lead and join four YBC Committees, including:
    •        Education Committee
    •        Legislative Committee
    •        Marketing Committee
    •        Outreach Committee
    •        Social Committee

If you’d like to be involved in this unique new division of the Arizona Builders Alliance, please complete the nomination form here.

Nominees must meet the following criteria:

  •      Be from an ABA member company in good standing
  •      Be under the age of 40
  •      Pay annual dues of $250

To learn more, contact Erica Lange at or by calling the office at (602) 274-8222 ext. 231.

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MEET THE Young builders council executive board

Jared Kredit

2019-2020 YBC Chairman
K2 Electric

Eric Niec

2020-2021 YBC Chairman
Hensel Phelps

Jeremy Keck

YBC Immediate Past Chairman
Chasse Building Team

Julia Staten

2019-2020 YBC Treasurer
Hensel Phelps

Savannah Gadberry

2019-2020 YBC Secretary

Christy Farrell

2019-2020 Marketing Chairman
Progressive Roofing

Brianna Verderame

2019-2020 Marketing Chairman
Small Giants

Sal Martinez

2019 Co-Chair for the Outreach Committee
D.P. Electric

Nelson Mixon

2019 Co-Chair for the Legislative Committee
Holden Willits PLC

Bryan Kuster

2019 Co-Chair Education Committee
McCarthy Building Companies

Nick Kredit

2019 Co-Chair for the Social Committee
K2 Electric

Jeff Keenen

2019 Co-Chair Education Committee
Climatec Building Technologies Group

Vicente Teran

2019 Co-Chair for the Legislative Committee
Chasse Building Team

Cliff Spickler

2019 Co-Chair for the Outreach Committee
Minard-Ames Insurance

Sean Bronson

2019 Co-Chair for the Social Committee
DPR Construction