Background The Greater Brazos Valley Builders Association (the assumed name for the Bryan College Station Builders Association) is a local professional trade organization, affiliated with the Texas Association of Builders and the National Association of Home Builders, chartered in 1967 to promote and protect the building industry and its customers in the Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Leon, Robertson, Walker, and Washington Counties. Mission Our mission is to cultivate a positive business environment in the building industry. We are committed to responsible growth by providing citizens with safe, quality and cost effective housing while promoting a positive economic future for the counties the association serves. Strategy In order to accomplish our mission, the organization interacts externally with NAHB, TAB, the government (local, state, and national), the community, and the general public for the purposes of providing trade and technical information, education, political involvement, community support, and promoting member products and services. Internally, the association provides organizational structure and management, resources, communications, activities, educational programs and other services to benefit its members.