TMHA Convention

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

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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.

Walk Up Registration $425

Includes: Access to all day meetings on Monday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

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

Our 2016 Convention Sponsors!