With over 35 years of experience in home building, Jim Chapman has been President of Legend Homes since 1993. He has been a member of the Oregon Home Builders Association (OHBA) Board of Directors since 1998 and was one of the Directors of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) from 1998 to 2005. Mr. Chapman has also served on the Construction Industry Crime Prevention Program’s Board of Directors since 2006. In 2007, he served as Chair of the Land Use and Taxation Committee for the Oregon Home Builders Association.Mr. Chapman has served on two task forces established by Governor Kitzhaber and was a founding Board Member of the Tri-County Building Industry Services Board and the Metropolitan Codes Consolidation Task Force. He is also a charter sponsor of the Oregon Streamlining Effort through the National Conference of States on Building Codes and Standards. Mr. Chapman also serves on Earth Advantage’s Board of Directors and will so until 2014.
Jim Chapman was President of the Home Builders Association of Metropolitan Portland (HBAMP) in 2005 and President of the Oregon Home Builders Association in 2011. In addition, the HBA and the Oregon Building Industry Association named Mr. Chapman the 2001 Oregon Builder of the Year. In 2005 and 2007 the HBAMP also named him Builder of the Year.
Diane Jarvis has worked in finance for land and new home development companies for more than 20 years. Ms. Jarvis serves as the primary liaison between lending banks and Matrix Development/Legend Homes, and is responsible for project financing of land acquisition and new home construction. She also leads the accounting team, whose goal is to provide our management team information needed to build on our success.
In October of 2002, Mike Goodrich, a certified State of Oregon Master Builder, was selected to manage and oversee the Corvallis division of Legend Homes. Heavily involved in development in Linn and Benton Counties, Mr. Goodrich has been in the home building business for more than 22 years. He has served on the Board of Directors as Treasurer for the Willamette Valley Home Builders Association, the Advisory Board of the Oregon State University Department of Design and Human Environment and the United Way and the State of Oregon Low Rise Residential Structures Board. In 2008 Mike was elected President of the Willamette Valley HBA and also received their recognition for Builder of the year.In 2004, Mike was one of the first board members of the Oregon Residential Structures Board, of which he is still a member. He has been a board member of the Oregon Home Builders Association (OHBA) since 2005 and an Executive Committee Member of the organization since 2008. In 2008 the OHBA presented Mike with the Robert Miller Presidents Award. In 2010 Mike was elected Chairman of the Oregon Construction Industry Energy Board and in 2011 became the OHBA Education Chairman.