About us

Our Leadership


Board of Directors

  • Rick Judson, Chairman
    Evergreen Group, LLC
    Charlotte, NC
  • David Stormont, Vice Chairman
    Storm Coast Homes, LLC
    Kitty Hawk, NC
  • Erik A. Anderson, Secretary
    Anderson-Moore Builders
    Winston Salem, NC
  • Andy Betts
    Business Consultant
    Raleigh, NC
  • Mike Carpenter
    General Counsel, North Carolina Home Builders Association
    Raleigh, NC
  • Michael S. Enscore
    The Veritas Group, Inc
    Kernersville, NC
  • Gary Embler 
    Niblock Development Corp. 
    Concord, NC
  • Jerry Hartsell
    Business Consultant
    Midland, NC
  • Willard "Buddy" Hughes
    Insulated Concrete, Inc.
    Lexington, NC
  • Mark Martin
    Sandmark Custom Homes, Inc.
    Kitty Hawk, NC
  • Brian Pace
    Pace Development Group
    Charlotte, NC
Interested in becoming a member of the Builders Mutual Board of Directors? Let us know.

Officers & Department Directors

  • Michael Gerber, CBIA
    President/Chief Executive Officer
  • Ross Fowler, CPCU, CBIA
    Vice President/Underwriting
  • Tom Lockard, CPA, CGMA
    Vice President/Chief Financial Officer
  • Brad Moock, CPCU, CLU, CBIA
    Vice President/Business Development
  • Ken Bunn, AIC, PMP
    Assistant Vice President/Claims
  • Michele Hemric, SPHR, ACC, CBIA
    Assistant Vice President/Human Resources and Organizational Effectiveness
  • Sherman McCoy
    Assistant Vice President/Business Operations
  • Jodi Vedelli, CBIA
    Assistant Vice President/Strategy
  • Chris Wetzel
    Assistant Vice President/Actuarial Services
  • Melissa Williard, CIC, CBIA
    Assistant Vice President/Underwriting
  • Jeff Beatty
    Director of Underwriting
  • Lori Edwards
    Director of Claims Operations & Commercial Claims
  • Joe Frazier
    Director of IT Business Solutions
  • Tina Hill, CBIA
    Director of Claims, WC
  • Jerry Kaiser
    Senior Director of Project Services
  • Lonnie D. Platt, ARM, AIS, CBIA
    Director of Risk Management
  • Todd Quilici
    Director of IT Infrastructure
  • Bill Schaffner
    Senior Director of Field Services
  • Stephen Vore, CPA, CTP
    Director of Treasury Services

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