Meet Our Staff

  •  Christina ThrunChristina Thrun Executive Officer 715-835-2526 x203

    Christina Thrun has served as the Executive Officer of the Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association since March of 2015. Her favorite part of the job is connecting with members at the CVHBA events and planning the Home and Garden Show and Parade of Homes. Prior to this role, she spent almost 8 years as the Development & Marketing Director for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Wisconsin and 4 years as a Business Development Specialist for Western Dairyland’s Women’s Business Center. Previously, Christina also taught part-time as a Sales and Marketing Adjunct Instructor for the Chippewa Valley Technical College and was a part-time Tax Preparer for H&R Block. Christina holds a Bachelors of Business Administration and Masters of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. In her free time, she enjoys walking her dog Bella-Rae, reading, teaching karate, working out (especially boxing and running), spending time with family (especially her niece and nephews) and enjoying the family lakeplace in Northern Minnesota.

  • Christina Prestin
    Program & Office Coordinator
    (715) 835-2526 x201

    More info to come.

  • Taylor Schneider
    Taylor Schneider
    Membership & Marketing Coordinator
    (715) 835-2526 x202

    Taylor Schneider is the most recent staff addition to the Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association. Taylor is excited to connect with members and attend events like the Builder After Hours and the Parade of Homes. Prior to her current role, Taylor was the Sales & Marketing Team Lead at Gilman Cheese and a Designer at Thorcraft Custom Kitchens. Taylor graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire with a Bachelor of Arts in Integrated Strategic Communication and a minor in Graphic Design. When Taylor is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her puppy named Kitty, traveling, reading and spending time with family and friends.