The Home Builders Association of Lincoln ( announced their Interior & Residential Design Contest winners at the 51st annual Nebraska Builders Home & Garden Show held at the Lancaster Event Center February 10-12.

The two categories judged were Residential Drafting and Interior Design.

Winners of the Residential Drafting Contest:

  • First Place, $100 – Collin Cartwright, Lincoln East High School
  • Second Place, $75 – Ian Nebesniak, Lincoln East High School
  • Third Place, $50 – Colin Standifer, Seward High School

Winners of the Interior Design Contest:

  • First Place, $100 – Ava Simpson, Lincoln North Star High School
  • Second Place, $75 – Jenna Johnson, Lincoln East High School
  • Third Place, $50 – Julia Steffensmeier, Lincoln East High School

Residential Drafting judges were Marlene Stroup, Schwinn Homes, LLC; Greg Smith, Davis Design; Aubrey Wassung, Davis Design; and Dan Loeck, Loeck Designs. Interior Design judges were Delrae Hirschman, Delrae Designs; Kelli Fleek, Action Plumbing & Heating; and Pam Magner, Reynolds Design & Remodeling. Chair of the annual contest is Delrae Hirschman.

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