Who we are

The Building Industry Association of Washington is the voice of the housing industry in the state of Washington.
The association is dedicated to ensuring and enhancing the vitality of the building industry for the benefit of its members and the housing needs of the citizens.

To accomplish this purpose, the association’s primary focus is to educate, influence and affect the legislative, regulatory, judicial and executive agencies of Washington’s government.
BIAW offers its membership those services which can best be provided on a statewide basis and disseminates information concerning the building industry to all members and the public.

BIAW Leadership

Tracy Doriot


Nick Gilliland

Second Vice President

Gary Wray


Ryan Moore


Sherry Schwab

Imm. Past President

BIAW Staff

Al Audette

Education and Workforce Development Director

(360) 352-7800 ext. 105

Pam Hines

Finance and Human Resources Director

(360) 352-7800 ext. 104

Jan Rohila

ROII Marketing Field Representative

(360) 352-7800 ext. 101

Andy Arrants

Digital Media and Content Manager

(360) 352-7800 ext. 147

Ben Bower

ROII Claim Services Manager

(360) 352-7800 ext. 117

Josie Cummings

Government Affairs Assistant Director

(360) 352-7800 ext. 163

Alan Gruse

ROII Litigation and Investigations Manager

(360) 352-7800 ext. 144

Kristeen Johnson

ROII Underwriter/Field Services Manager

(360) 352-7800 ext. 119

Bob White

ROII Safety Services Director

(360) 352-7800 ext. 109


BIAW is the voice of the housing industry and the state’s largest trade association. We are dedicated to ensuring and enhancing the vitality of the building industry for the benefit of members and the housing needs of citizens.

We represent our home building members to promote pro-housing and pro-business interests and serve our members through government affairs, legal support, continuing education, codes and regulations, ROII( BIAW’s retro workers’ comp program), health insurance and more.

BIAW is an exciting and challenging place to work with opportunities for advancement and professional development.

Current openings

Director of Finance and Human Resources – Recruitment closes May 21

BIAW construction job board

Find construction jobs with our member companies on our new job board!