• Spring Lakes Area Home Tour Virtual Event 

    Now – August 31, 2021

     Access link  24/7

    The members of the Mid-Minnesota Builders Association warmly welcome you to the Spring Lakes Area Home Tour.  We are confident you will enjoy browsing through this year's premier homes. This is a great opportunity to see the latest in layouts, concepts, design styles, and interior design.

    Featured Builders participating in the Virtual Home Tour: 

    E.L. Builders           Hy-Tec Construction     

    Nor-Son Custom Builders            Structural Buildings 

    View Tour 

  • Staff

  • Colleen Faacks

    Born and raised in Burnsville, Minnesota.  Colleen is the middle child of seven children. 

    Graduate of Mankato State University; 1986 with a Bachelor of Science Degree 
    Major in Elementary Education, Minor in Kindergarten

    Relocated to the Brainerd Lakes Area in 1994.
    Colleen and husband Lonnie have been married since 1989. 
    Lonnie is the Property Manager at Grand View Lodge.

    Together they have three children:
    Olivia (28) lives in Nashville, TN.
    Jessica (22) lives in Duluth, MN.
    Jacob (18) senior at Pequot Lakes High School, active in Football.

    Joined the Mid-Minnesota Builders Association in October of 2002.

    Serves as chief administrative officer, recommends and participates in formulation of new policies and makes decisions within the bounds of existing policies. Plans, organizes, directs and coordinates the staff, programs and activities to ensure the association’s goals and objectives are met.

    Goal is to connect Members to Members; Doing Business with a Member is MMBA’s motto. 

    One of Colleen’s goals is to educate members on all of the benefits of belonging to and supporting their local builders association. 


    COMING together is a beginning.
    KEEPING together is progress.
    WORKING together is success.
         -- Henry Ford