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Susan Pearce-Vernon, Builder of the YearOur very own vice president, Susan Peace-Vernon, was recently named 2015 Builder of the Year by the Home Builders Association of Greenville! Presented during the third annual Southern Home and Garden Bridge Awards gala at the TD Convention Center on March 17, 2016, it was a night of celebration with great people and delicious food.

An instrumental figure in the building industry, Susan’s dedication and hard work make her the perfect recipient of this award. A professionally trained interior designer, she understands the critical relationship between construction design, space planning and interior design. Susan has served as vice president since 2007 at Dillard-Jones Builders as well as the director of design for Dillard-Jones’ sister company, Dillard-Jones Interiors. For the last 10 years, Susan has been our clients’ daily link to suppliers and specialty contractors in the field. Her know-how ensures a smooth home building process.

Susan is also an active board member of the Southern Living Custom Builder Program and just finished her term as the president of the Home Builders Association of GreBuilder of the Yearenville, being the second female president to ever hold this position. Susan loves sharing her knowledge and experience as a builder with those in the association.

“We are very proud of Susan being named Builder of the Year for Dillard-Jones Builders,” said Tom Dillard, our president. “Her commitment not only to our company and clients but to our community has been played very heavily in our firm’s success.”

When she’s not working, Susan enjoys reading and cooking. This summer, you will find her at the lake with her two sons and family.

For more details about the Bridge Awards, check out To learn more about Susan, the rest of our team and our luxury home plans, visit





Written by Tom Dillard

Tom Dillard¬†founded Dillard-Jones Builders, LLC in 2004 after a successful career working with larger national and international firms.¬† A Clemson University graduate with a degree in mechanical engineering, Tom brought 20+…. Read More

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