Michael Dey joined the Home Builders Association of Greenville in 2007 as Executive Vice President. He manages the association, which has 450 members and produces the Southern Home and Garden Show, the Parade of Homes, and the Tour of New Homes, and sponsors the Approved Professional Builder and Remodeler program.
Dey has spent more than 20 years working with and representing building and real estate related associations and businesses. He was previously a lobbyist for the Home Builders Association of South Carolina and the South Carolina Association of Realtors. In addition, he has held government affairs positions with the home builders associations in Atlanta and Winston-Salem and the Winston-Salem Association of Realtors. Dey is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Home Builders Executive Officers Council.
Dey is a graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Journalism. He and his wife, Karen, an executive with South State Bank, have two children, Patrick and Stacey.