The following is from The Newsstand, a Clemson University publication, by Karen Land, College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities
April 7, 2020
Michael Nieri started building homes in Columbia, South Carolina after graduating from Clemson University with a B.S. in construction science and management. Today his company, Great Southern Homes, is a Top 100 Builder (Builder Magazine). Nieri was inducted into the S.C. Housing Hall of Fame in 2018. He is committed to giving back to his communities in Columbia and at Clemson, where The Nieri Family Department of Construction Science and Management now bears his family name.