YBA Announcement


Dover contractor and owner of Start-Living Homes Larry Mellott was recently recognized for his extraordinary service & long-term commitment to the home building industry as a life director. 2018 marks Mellott’s 10 years of directorship at both the local and state levels, designating him as a life director.

A native of York County, Larry has been active in the building industry for over 40 years. He served as President of the York Builders Association in 2008, served as a Director for the National Association of Home Builders, the YBA’s Government Affairs Committee and in 2017 was appointed to hold the Residential Remodeler’s seat on the Uniform Construction Code (UCC) Review and Advisory Council (RAC).

Larry’s hobbies include racing sports cars and rebuilding British roadsters. He has written several books on auto racing.

“Larry’s commitment to the industry is evident to anyone who knows him, said YBA Executive Vice President, Laurie Lourie. “We are so pleased to share in honoring him for his leadership and dedication and we’re incredibly proud to call him a YBA member.”