About the Exchange

The Builders Exchange of Lansing & Central Michigan is a construction association that has been serving the commercial construction industry since 1945. Our membership has expanded to include general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, and professional organizations involved in the construction industry. Today, the Exchange assists over 800 member companies with their construction related needs.

Purpose of the Builders Exchange

  1. To promote the welfare of the construction industry.
  2. To assure the community we serve that skill, integrity and responsibility are prerequisites for being a member.
  3. To promote better relations between members of the Exchange and the public they serve.
  4. To foster good will and encourage ethical conduct among members and promote cooperation between members for the betterment of the industry.
  5. To maintain a communication network with other groups, associations and professional societies that exist or are formed for the same purpose.
  6. To provide the facilities for concerted action on questions of general concern to the construction industry.
  7. To afford interchange of ideas between members of the organization.

Board of Directors - 2024

President                                                           John Carlson
Walker Commercial Interiors
2121 University Pk Dr. 140, Okemos, MI 48864
Ph: 517.347.8445 Fx: 517.347.8365

Vice President
Ken Granger
DSI Acoustical Company
1301 East Miller Road, Lansing, MI 48911
Ph: 517.318.3998 Fx: 517.318.4559

Nathan Chapman
David Chapman Agency
5700 W. Mt. Hope, Lansing, MI 48909
Ph: 517.321.4600 Fx: 517.321.9443

Past President                                          Norman Farhat
Wieland Corporation
4162 English Oak Drive, Lansing, MI 48911
Ph: 517.372.8650 Fx: 517.372.8961



Ralph Reagan
Aaron Glass Co., Inc.
2421 North Larch Street, Lansing, MI 48906
Ph: 517.487.3739 Fx: 517.487.1464

Tim Sherman
Standard Electric Company
733 North Larch Street, Lansing, MI 48906
Ph: 517.487.3232 Fx: 517.487.0064

Andrew France
The Christman Company
208 N. Capitol Ave, 4th Flr, Lansing, MI 48933
Ph: 517.4821488 Fx: 517.4823520

Rowland Cornish
F.D. Hayes Electric Co.
2301 Beal Ave., Lansing, MI 48910
Ph: 517.482.0608

Bill Cox
Clark Construction
3535 Moores River Dr., Lansing, MI 48911
Ph: 517.372.0940 Fx: 517.372.6286

Jeff Tuley
Granger Construction Company
6267 Aurelius Road, Lansing, MI 48911
Ph: 517.393.1670 Fx: 517.393.1382

Jack Lennemann
John E. Green Company
345 W. Lake Lansing Road, E. Lansing, MI 48823
Ph: 517.224.4000 Fx: 517.244.4004

Heath Colley
Sunbelt Rentals
14485 Old US 27, Dewitt, MI 48820
Ph: 517.487.3055 Fx: 517.487.3057