KB Home (NYSE: KBH) on Wednesday said Amy McReynolds has been promoted to president of its Tucson division. McReynolds will assume a role in directing the builder's growth strategy for the greater Tucson region while continuing to oversee KB Home's day-to-day operations in the market.

"We are pleased to promote Amy McReynolds to head our Tucson business," said Jim Widner, regional president for KB Home. "KB Home has been a prominent builder in Tucson for decades, and Amy's demonstrated leadership and deep Tucson roots have proven invaluable in successfully serving the needs of new home buyers in this dynamic Arizona market."

Amy McReynolds, KB Home's new Tucson president.
Amy McReynolds, KB Home's new Tucson president.

A veteran in the home building industry, McReynolds joined KB Home in 2013 with more than 20 years of residential construction experience. Under McReynolds' leadership, KB Home has expanded the number of communities open for sale in the Tucson area and opened a new Design Studio.

McReynolds is a Tucson native and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Arizona. She currently serves as chair of the Southern Arizona Home Builders Association.