Chris Brock

Brock Builders Inc.

Asheville, NC

Accredited Master Builder

Chris Brock is an experienced custom home builder and founder of Brock Builders in Asheville, NC. A former licensed CPA, Brock’s background in accounting is an asset in helping him budget and manage projects, minimizing surprises for his clients. He is a member of the Asheville HBA.

James Whitehead

Whitehead Enterprises, Inc.

Laurinburg, NC

Accredited Master Builder

James Whitehead has been in the construction business for more than 30 years. A 1992 graduate of the Bryan School of Business at the University of North Carolina Greensboro, Whitehead obtained his General Contractor’s license that same year. Since then, he has concentrated on residential building and remodeling as well as numerous light commercial projects. He and his team at Whitehead Enterprises have served as the general contractor and lead carpenters on 40 Habitat for Humanity homes in Scotland County since 1993.


“The courses at NCBI have made me a better builder and business owner,” Whitehead says. “The structure of the classes lends itself to lots of open discussion and sharing of experiences and best practices.”

Luke Dobbins

Wake Remodeling

Apex, NC

Accredited Builder

Luke Dobbins owns and operates Wake Remodeling of Apex, NC. He founded the business in 2008, having sharpened his skills through various roles in the construction industry ever since he was a teenager. Dobbins is an active member of the Remodelers Council and the HBA of Raleigh-Wake County. He is also a father of four who enjoys teaching his children the values of building, including problem-solving, creativity and service to others.   


“NCBI has been a great asset to me,” Dobbins says. “I have always enjoyed pursuing continuing education and NCBI has helped form many of my company’s best practices. I highly recommend that other builders and remodelers make NCBI classes a priority.”

Jason Hedrick

Hedrick Creative Building, LLC

Lexington, NC

Accredited Master Builder

Jason Hedrick is the owner of Hedrick Creative Building, LLC in Lexington, NC. He is past president of the Davidson County Home Builders Association and a former Region 7 Vice President for the North Carolina Home Builders Association, among other professional achievements. He previously earned an Accredited Builder designation in 2015.

James Cope

Semper Fi Custom Homes

Black Mountain, NC

Accredited Builder

James Cope is the Operations and Business Manager for Semper Fi Custom Homes. Cope founded the business in partnership with his childhood friend and fellow Marine Chris Harrin. The Marine Corps instilled a strong work ethic and moral code in Cope and Harrin, and these values drive their commitment to fine craftsmanship and excellent customer service. Cope is a member of the Asheville HBA.

Sandy DeWeese

DeWeese Construction Services Inc.

Durham, NC

Accredited Remodeler

Sandy DeWeese has tackled residential renovation and repair projects throughout Durham and Orange counties for more than a decade.


“Designations help set me apart from others and show my commitment to the industry,” DeWeese says. “NCBI classes help me prepare for the challenges that come with construction.”

Scott Woodcock

J. Scott Builders Inc.

Holly Springs, NC

Accredited Remodeler

Scott Woodcock is the president of J. Scott Builders in Holly Springs, NC. Constantly striving to deliver the best product possible, Woodcock draws on his more than 25 years of experience in the construction business. He is a member of the HBA of Raleigh-Wake County and a graduate of Elon University.


“I believe the work I’ve put into continuing my education through NCBI helps my company stand out in the crowded field of contractors,” Woodcock says. “I have also met some great contacts and made good friends through NCBI.”