TMHA Convention

The 2016 TMHA Convention will be held at the J.W. Marriott Resort & Spa in San Antonio August 14-16, 2016.  We look forward to seeing you there!

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Education & Speakers
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Sponsorship Information

SCHEDULE

SUNDAY - 8/14/2016

8 a.m. - Golf - TPC AT&T Oaks Golf Course
12 p.m. – 6 p.m. – Pool Hospitality Cabanas for Spurs package attendees and Sponsors. 
TMHA has rented multiple private pool cabanas for our guests.  These are shaded cabanas with furniture, reserved lounge chairs, and a place to put your things so you don’t have to worry about finding open chairs at the popular water park and pool.  Snacks and drinks will be provided.  Check in at the pool entrance and tell them you are with TMHA and they will show you to our cabanas.
6:30 p.m. -  Havana Nights Welcome Reception with cigar rolling, rum tastings, children’s bounce house, yard games (giant jenga, corn hole, ladder ball, etc), food, and full bar

MONDAY - 8/15/2016

8 a.m. – Breakfast Buffet opens                                                                                    
9 a.m. –   Leadership Panel: The panel will discuss the big questions facing our industry with a focus on the Texas market and what they see as opportunities and challenges facing the Lone Star State.  They will also answer your questions and in order to best use this limited time we request any questions from attendees be submitted in advance to caitlin@texasmha.com.  Mr. Ernst will gather all the questions in advance and select those best suiting the various discussion topics.  We will not be able to accept questions during the event, so send us your question today.

Moderator:
Dick Ernst, President of Financial Marketing Associates, Inc.
Panel:
Kevin Clayton, President and CEO of Clayton Homes
Joe Stegmayer, Chairman & CEO, Cavco Industries, Inc.
Jayar Daily Chief Operations Officer, American Homestar Corporation
Steve Schaub Chief Operating Officer of Yes! Communities                    

10:45 a.m. – Education Session: A Look into OCCC’s Role in Regulating Chattel Manufactured Home Lending in Texas  /  Speaker:  William Purce, Senior Administrative Review Examiner - Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner
11:45 p.m. – Lunch
12:30 p.m. – Education Session:  Department of Energy Standards Update for Manufactured Housing and its Impact on Your Business  /  Speaker: Manuel Santana – P.E., Director of Engineering for Cavco Industries, Inc.
1:30 p.m. – Education Session:  Fair Housing, FTC Safeguards Rule, OFAC, an Update on HMDA, and What Communities Can Practically do to Guard against Data Breach  /  Speaker: Jim Milano – Partner at Weiner Brodsky Kider PC            
3 p.m. –  TMHA Fourth Quarter Board Meeting
6:30 p.m. – Cocktail Hour with tasting stations and drink tastings
7 p.m. – Chairman’s Dinner and Evening Entertainment - Poker night, shuffle board, pool table, and skeeball games, live music from Thomas Michael Riley, lounge areas to comfortably sit, kid's entertainment area with supervision, photo booth, buffet dinner & full bar!  Every attendee will receive a raffle ticket upon arrival to dinner and we will be giving away prizes (two yeti coolers, amazon echo, xbox, etc.) throughout the night!

TUESDAY 8/16/2016

8 a.m. – Breakfast Buffet opens
9:00 a.m. – Education Session: Breakfast with TDHCA: Learn about the new systems and efficiencies of the department, as well as common mistakes and pitfalls to avoid in your day-to-day business.  Q&A session to follow.  /  Speaker: TDHCA Executive Director Joe Garcia
10:15 a.m. – TMHA’s 64th Annual General Session and Closing Remarks

EDUCATION & SPEAKERS

Leadership Panel

The following industry leaders will join moderator, Dick Ernst President of Financial Marketing Associates, Inc.:
Mr. Joe Stegmayer, Chairman & CEO, Cavco Industries, Inc.;
Mr. Kevin Clayton, President & CEO, Clayton Homes;
Mr. Steve Schaub, COO, YES! Communities; and
Mr. Jayar Daily, COO, American Homestar

The panel will sit for an hour and a half, and in order to best use this limited time we request any questions from attendees be submitted in advance to caitlin@texasmha.com.  Mr. Ernst will gather all the questions in advance and select those best suiting the various discussion topics.  We will not be able to accept questions during the event, so send us your question today.

A Look into OCCC's Role in Regulating Chattel Manufactured Home Lending in Texas
William Purce - Senior Administrative Review Examiner Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner.  
Mr. Purce will provide attendees with a look into OCCC’s role in regulating chattel manufactured home lending in Texas.  Mr. Purce routinely educates both the public as well as inspectors with the Manufactured Housing Division of TDHCA on finance related compliance for chattel manufactured home lenders. 

Department of Energy Standards Update for Manufactured Housing and its Impact on Your Business
Manuel Santana – P.E., Director of Engineering for Cavco Industries, Inc.
Mr. Santana, P.E., is the Director of Engineering for Cavco Industries, Inc. and is very active within MHI and on the federal level.  Mr. Santana will discuss the Department of Energy standards update and its impact on manufactured housing.   The most recent proposed rule would implement a key portion of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA), which directed DOE to establish energy standards for manufactured housing.  Mr. Santana will discuss the details and his role in the process of ensuring the best for our industry in regards to the DOE rules. 

Fair Housing, FTC Safeguards Rule, OFAC, an Update on HMDA, and What Communities Can Practically do to Guard against Data Breach
Jim Milano – Partner at Weiner Brodsky Kider PC
Mr. Milano will focus his presentation on non-financing related compliance issues for manufactured home community owners.  With addition emphasis and scrutiny by regulators and recent news stories on fines and settlements, community operators understanding how to maintain compliance with the Fair Housing Act has never been more critical.  In addition to Fair Housing, Mr. Milano will discuss other compliance related matters such as the Federal Trade Commission Safeguard rules, Office of Foreign Assets Control, data security and breach, and the new changes coming to the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act.

Breakfast with TDHCA with Q&A Session to Follow
TDHCA Executive Director Joe Garcia
Come have your Tuesday “Morning with Joe” to listen about the new developments in the agency primarily responsible for regulating the manufactured housing industry.  Learn about the new systems and efficiencies of the department, as well as common mistakes and pitfalls to avoid in you day-to-day business.  Finally, have an opportunity to ask Mr. Garcia your questions about the MH Division of TDHCA.

REGISTRATION

We offer online registration to make it easy for you to sign up.  Our event is a little different in that we offer an all-inclusive package so your room comes with your registration!  We offer four different packages to accomdate each attendee's preference.  You can always call or email Caitlin if you need assistance or have any questions (caitlin@texasmha.com or 512-459-1221).  We are here to help and make your convention experience the best it can possibly be.  

REGISTER NOW!
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Spurs Package  $850
Includes: all events listed on schedule except golf, two night hotel stay (Sunday and Monday night room at the J.W. Marriott)

Fiesta Package  $675
Includes: all events on Monday 8/15 and Tuesday 8/16, one night hotel stay (Monday night room at the J.W. Marriott)

Alamo Package  $425
Includes: Access to all day events on Monday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (no hotel room included in this package)

Board Meeting and General Session Only  Free
Includes: Access to the Fourth Quarter Board Meeting on Monday 8/15 and access to the General Session meeting Tuesday morning, one night hotel stay.  You will not be admitted into any other events and no food/ beverage is included in this package.

Additional Options 
These options may be added on to any package.

Spouse/Guest Access $150
Access to all events selected in purchased registration package.  Additional hotel room not included.

Golf $150 per player
Four man scramble on the AT&T Oaks Golf Course and includeds breakfast tacos, boxed lunch, and two drink tickets.  Sunday, August 14 at 8 a.m.

Sunday 8/14 Hotel Room $215
Includes all taxes, resort fees, and self parking.

Monday 8/15 Hotel Room $215
Includes all taxes, resort fees, and self parking.

Kids 18 and under may attendee all events free with a registered parent.  Please note we serve alcohol at these functions and the drinking age in Texas is 21+ and is strictly enforced.

***SATURDAY NIGHT IS SOLD OUT AT THE J.W. MARRIOTT*

Other Details:

-Payment must be received in full before registration is considered complete
-2016 Convention registration accepted now through August 9, 2016 – registrations received after will be considered walk up registration
-No refunds issued after August 9, 2016

CANCELLATION POLICY:
-No refund requests accepted after 5 p.m. August 9, 2016
-Cancellation/refund requests must be received in writing via fax, mail, or email (caitlin@texasmha.com) before posted deadline
-Requests received before 5 p.m. August 9, 2016 deadline will receive a full refund.
-Requests received after posted deadline will not be granted refunds.  You may replace the name of the attendee up to the day of Convention.
-Refunds will be processed and issued starting August 22, 2016

 

SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION

We would love to have your company as a sponsor at our Annual Convention.  Sponsorship includes one Spurs package for a company representative as well as a booth.  You can choose to bring your own booth set up or we will provide a skirted table, two chairs, and access to power.  

  • One Spurs package (all events plus two night hotel stay for one attendee)
  • Company recognition on 2016 Convention signs
  • Company recognition in the Convention Handbook
  • Company recognition   on   all   presented    sponsorship materials, including event slideshows and presentations
  • Company recognition on the TMHA website
  • One golf hole sponsorship in the Convention Golf Tournament
  • Handout of company promotional items - provided to all attendees in giveaway bags after General Session
  • Booth included

2016 CONVENTION SPONSORSHIP FORM

Our 2016 Convention Sponsors as of today!

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