LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--KB Home (NYSE: KBH) today announced Sarah Paulson Sheehy has been appointed as its Vice President of Government Affairs. In this position, she will lead the company’s efforts on public policy initiatives and interactions with public officials, serve as its liaison with trade associations and similar organizations, and oversee its charitable and community outreach endeavors. Additionally, she will support corporate and division leaders with legislative knowledge and engagement.
“Sarah is an outstanding addition to our executive team, bringing valuable legislative insight and expertise to this position,” said Jeffrey Mezger, KB Home’s Chairman, President and CEO. “Sarah possesses a unique skill set, and she will play an important role as we continue to grow our company and enhance our relationships with key stakeholders.”
Sheehy brings more than 15 years of government and public affairs experience to KB Home. She previously served as a Senior Director of Government and Public Affairs for Hollywood Burbank Airport, where she was responsible for all aspects of government interaction at the federal, state, local and regulatory levels. Sheehy also held a senior-level position at Mattel, Inc.®, where she oversaw all of the corporation’s advocacy efforts in the United States, and assisted its global affairs team with research and policy recommendations internationally.
Sheehy earned a BS in political science from Santa Clara University. She also holds a MPP from the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs.
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About KB Home
KB Home (NYSE: KBH) is one of the largest and most recognized homebuilders in the United States and has been building quality homes for over 60 years. Today, KB Home operates in 42 markets across eight states, serving a wide array of buyer groups. What sets us apart is how we give our customers the ability to personalize their homes from homesites and floor plans to cabinets and countertops, at a price that fits their budget. We are the first builder to make every home we build ENERGY STAR® certified. In fact, we go beyond the EPA requirements by ensuring every KB home has been tested and verified by a third-party inspector to meet the EPA’s strict certification standards, which helps lower the cost of ownership. We also work with our customers every step of the way, building strong personal relationships so they have a real partner in the homebuying process, and the experience is as simple and easy as possible. Learn more about how we build homes built on relationships by visiting kbhome.com.