TAA Celebrates 2024 TAA Professional Award Winners


The 2024 TAA Professional Award winners were recognized on stage at the general opening session at the ONE Conference on Wednesday, April 24, 2024, in San Antonio. TAA ONE Conference emcee Chet Garner, “The Daytripper,” presided during the program with TAA President Kelley Liserio welcoming the winners on stage alongside the sponsor, Rasa Floors.

The Texas Apartment Association’s professional awards program honors outstanding individuals who exemplify high standards in their field, strive for excellence and serve both their communities and profession by actively participating in their local apartment associations. Learn more about the Texas Apartment Association professional awards and 2024 winners at

Please join us in congratulating these incredible industry leaders that are leaving their mark on Texas rental housing.

Anita Marcino Leasing Professional of the Year Award

Lizzette Contreras, CAMT, CAPS
Tropicana Properties
El Paso Apartment Association

Barbara MacManus Manager of the Year Award

Ambyr Barron, CAM
San Antonio Apartment Association

Mary Williams Maintenance Professional of the Year Award

Jason Simpson, CPO
Permian Basin Apartment Association

Rita Kirby Regional Manager of the Year Award

Diane Totten, CPM, CAPS
Camden Property Trust
Houston Apartment Association

Bob Ross Independent Owner of the Year Award

Jennifer Dawson, IROP and Donald Dawson, IROP
Park Place Apartments
Bryan/College Station Apartment Association

Olin Steele Lifetime Achievement Award

Gary Greene, CAS
Foundation Specialists
San Antonio Apartment Association

Mike Clark Supplier Partner Company of the Year

AAA Plumbers
Houston Apartment Association

George Allen Account Executive of the Year

Sharon McCauley
Bryan/College Station Apartment Association

More from May 2024 Member Newsletter

Log in to view members only content.