On Friday, October 21st at the annual Celebration of Excellence, the Home Builders Association of South Carolina will award Michael Nieri, President of Great Southern Homes, LLC and Chuck Childress, Senior Vice President at BB&T, with the Thomas N. Bagnal Builder member of the Year and Home Builders Association of SC Associate of the Year awards, two of the most prestigious Home Builders Association of SC awards. Both awards are given to individuals who demonstrate the same qualities as the awards namesake, Thomas N. Bagnal. These qualities include: tireless service to their community, Home Builders Association, and to the home building industry.

Bagnal Associate of the Year recipient
Chuck Childress.
Chuck Childress has been an ardent supporter and defender of the home building industry and a member of the Home Builders Association of Greenville for more than 20 years. He serves on multiple committees, on the Boards of the Home Builders Association of SC and the Home Builders Association of Greenville, and currently serves as its Treasurer. Chuck has also been an active leader in his community. Chuck’s fervent support of the home building industry and the Home Builders Association is evident in his actions and support.
According to Michael Dey, Executive Director of the Home Builders Association of Greenville, “I believe that Chuck begins each day with the goal to work toward the benefit of our community, industry and association and he purposely strives toward that goal every day.” Chuck has quietly, but consistently served our association, and has become a valuable member of our association’s leadership team.” 
Congratulations to both Chuck Childress and Michael Nieri!