Academy Webinar Series

Virtual Networking Strategies

Kristin Davenport

Kristin Davenport, Career Coach for the Colorado Homebuilding Academy, discusses proper etiquette and tips for navigating a virtual job search and interview process.

Exploring Mentor Relationships with RK

We meet with RK to discuss effective mentor and mentee relationships.

Employer Meet & Greet with the Oakwood Family of Companies

Oakwood Homes

In this presentation from our Employer Meet & Greet series, you will hear from the Oakwood Family of Companies.

Employer Meet & Greet with the Home Builders Association of Metro Denver

In this presentation from our Employer Meet & Greet series, you will hear from HBA members including McClure Concrete, Venture Painting, Sunstreet Solar Company, and Phoenix Framing.

Employer Meet & Greet with Associated Builders and Contractors

In this presentation from our Employer Meet & Greet series, you will hear from ABC members including Hensel Phelps, Mortenson, Kenny Electric, KHS&S Contractors, and Armac Construction. These employers discuss career paths and industry tips.

Superintendent Career Path Webinar

Ty Waters
Ty Waters

Ty Waters has an extensive background in various construction positions from early in his career and is currently the Community Construction Manager with Oakwood Homes.

In this webinar, Ty walks us through the career path to Superintendent and the day-in-the-life of a construction manager.

Community College of Aurora Q and A Webinar

Community College of Aurora
Community College of Aurora

In this replay, Cyanna Whitney of Community College of Aurora and Brian Dare of Colorado Homebuilding Academy answer questions about the Construction Management program.

Electrician Career Path Webinar

Elroy Martinez
Elroy Martinez

Eloy Martinez has experience on all levels of the electrician’s career journey and is now the Manager of Field Operations with Kenny Electric.

In this webinar, Eloy discusses what it means to be an Electrical Apprentice and the benefits of becoming a Journeyman and Master electrician.

Careers in Construction Webinar

Cheryl Schuette
Cheryl Schuette

Cheryl is the Builder and Contractor Outreach for the Colorado Homebuilding Academy.

Cheryl has been engaged in the building and delivery of 10,000 homes in the Colorado marketplace. She is a corporate leader and business development expert, with a strong background in housing operations and marketing positioning.

Having had considerable experience in construction leadership, Cheryl discusses the various career paths within construction in this webinar replay.

Building Relationships for Building Careers Webinar

Brian Dare
Brian Dare

Brian is a former recruiter for the Colorado Homebuilding Academy.

In this webinar replay, Brian discusses the importance of relationships in building your career, including your expanding your network, gaining mentors, and handling difficult people.

**If you need to contact our current recruiter, Andy Coy, please email him here:**

Careers in Carpentry Webinar

Eric White
Eric White

Eric is an instructor for Colorado Homebuilding Academy.

He began his career as a commercial flooring installer before becoming a carpenter for 12 years in residential new construction/additions and commercial renovations.

In this webinar replay, he discusses what it takes to be a career carpenter.

Keys for Success Webinar

Ryan Smith
Ryan Smith

Ryan is the Oakwood Homes Division President for the Salt Lake City area.

He has also been Division President at Beazer Homes General Manager at Shea Homes Sales Manager & Managing Broker at Shea Homes.

He brings a lot of leadership experience and will be helping us learn about the keys to leadership success.