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TAA honors 2019 professional award winners

Synopsis

Seven outstanding rental housing professionals were honored at the Texas Apartment Association Education Conference & Lone Star Expo in Houston.


Key takeaways

  • The Texas Apartment Association recognized outstanding industry professionals during the TAA Education Conference & Lone Star Expo in Houston last month.
  • Awards recognized the outstanding regional supervisor, property manager, maintenance professional, leasing professional and independent rental owner of the year. Awards also were given to the outstanding apartment association staff executive of the year, and to honor a supplier partner for lifetime achievement in service to the association and industry.

The Texas Apartment Association honored the winners of this year’s prestigious professional awards April 12 at the Emerald Extravaganza Installation & Awards Gala during the 2019 Education Conference & Lone Star Expo in Houston.

Awards were presented for the outstanding Regional Property Manager, Property Manager, Maintenance Professional, Leasing Professional, Independent Owner of the Year and Association Executive of the Year. The Olin Steele Lifetime Achievement Award, honoring an exceptional product/service member, was also presented.

This year’s winners are:

Rita Kirby Regional Property Manager of the Year
Richard Wall, CAM, CAPS
Mosaic Residential, Inc.
Houston Apartment Association

Barbara MacManus Apartment Manager of the Year
Jessica Machristie, CAM, CAMT, NALP
Bohannon Development Corporation
El Paso Apartment Association

Mary Williams Maintenance Professional of the Year
Courtland Audain, CAMT
Rainier Properties
Austin Apartment Association

Anita Marcino Leasing Professional of the Year
Karina Torres, NALP
Bohannon Development Corporation
El Paso Apartment Association

Bob Ross Independent Owner of the Year
Demetrio Jimenez
Tropicana Properties
El Paso Apartment Association

Association Executive of the Year
Michelle Green
Corpus Christi Apartment Association

Olin Steele Lifetime Achievement Award
Michael Follis, CAS
Apartments.com
Apartment Associations of Greater Dallas and Tarrant County

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