Our Misson Statement

The Association of local contractors and related businesses recognized as the voice of the community, for the promotion of quality, education, professionalism and excellence in the building industry.


 Board of Directors

  • Chas Edwardson, President - Edwardson Ent
  • John Matsuura, Executive VP - MatSu Alaska Construction
  • Garnet Dima, Past President - Model Builders
  • Scott Cragun, Secretrary - HomeTech Home Services
  • Todd MacManus, Treasurer - First Bank
  • Andy Rauwolf, Builder Director - Tongass Construction
  • Tom Skultka, Builder Director - Skultka Construction
  • Linda Millard, Associate Director - Millard + Assoc


  • Sandra Wright, Executive Officer - SSEABIA
  • Valerie Sandusky, Bookkeeper - Ak Business Partners



Designing & Maintaining Crawl Spaces in SE Alaska

The Cold Climate Housing Research Center in conjunction with Alaska Housing Finance Corp and the University of Alaska Southeast Associate Professor of Construction Technology Marquam George have released a video on crawl spaces in SE Alaska.  It will be airing in Ketchikan and around the region through August on the local CBS station each Saturday at 7:30am and 4:00pm and Sundays at 8:30am.  Check it out or check out this YouTube link



Continuing Education Classes


Builder training

April 22-23, 2016

Located in

Ketchikan Plaza-2nd Floor Classroom

2417 Tongass Ave







April 22, 2016


CCCR: Cold Coast Construction and Retrofitting




April 22-23, 2016


CC: Cold Climate Construction


both days


16 CEU


For more information and registration go to www.CanConsultingLlc.com or call to register in person 907.980.6374

2016-2017 Scholarships


Scholarship Applications due APRIL 29th, 2016

For SSEABIA Members:

2016-2017 Calvin Bakk Scholarship



For Students going into the Building Trades:

2016-2017 Building Your Future Scholarship




Monthly Board of Directors Meetings


SSEABIA Board of Directors will meet at 12 noon on the 2nd Tuesday of every month.

Next Regular Meeting will be May 3, 2016 at 12noon.

All Members are encouraged to attend!