AWARDS & Associations

Professional and Civic Associations
Leadership Baltimore, Greater Baltimore Committee, 2018
Girl Scouts of Central Maryland, Board of Directors – 2014 to 2015
Frederick Elementary School, Baltimore City – Vision Team 2013 to present
Women Presidents Organization – 2011 to present
Commercial Real Estate Professionals – Maryland Chapter   – Board Member 2011 to 2016
Housing Association of Nonprofit Developers (HAND)- Member -2007 to Present
Coalition for Nonprofit Housing & Economic Development 2006-Present
The National Caucus and Center on Black   Aged, Inc. – Housing Management   Corporation, Board Member, 2008-2009
African-American Real Estate Professionals – DC Chapter   1997-1998,
African-American Real Estate Professionals – Baltimore Chapter   Founder
District of Columbia Building Industry   Association 1996-1998
District of Columbia Redevelopment Land Agency RFP Review Board 1997
District of Columbia Public Schools Tutor and Mentor 1997


2018 Washington Business Journal Minority Business Leader Award Honoree
2017 Top 100 MBE Award – DC, MD, VA, PA, DE Region
Real Estate QLICI of the Year, Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits Industry Awards, 2017
Real Estate Deal of The Year, Financing, Washington Business Journal, 2017
Real Estate Deal of The Year, Delivery of Low-Income Housing, Washington Business Journal, 2017
ULI Award, Excellence in Housing Development, John & Jill Ker Conway Residence, 2017
National Organization of Minority Architects, Developer of the Year – 2016
Built By Women, Two Site Award Winner, Year Two Installation, The Nannie Helen at 4800, John and Jill Ker Conway Residence – 2016
2014 SmartCeo Brava Award – Washington DC
Enterprising Women Magazine 2013 Enterprising Women Of The Year Award Winner
2013 Top 100 MBE Award – DC, MD, VA, PA, DE Region
2013 Women of Color Achievement Award  – 100 Black Men
2013 AAREP of DC Affordable Housing Development Award for the Nannie Helen At 4800
2013 AIA DC Best Urban Design –The Nannie Helen at 4800
Montgomery County – Affordable Housing Conference – 3rdPlace – The Nannie Helen at 4800
Enterprising Women Magazine 2012 Enterprising Women Of The Year Award Finalist
Wiley H. Bates Senior Housing, Commitment to Excellence, Aging   in Place, Department of Housing   and   Community Development,  Maryland
Wiley H. Bates Senior Housing, Historic   Preservation Award, Historic Annapolis   Foundation
Wiley H. Bates Senior Housing, 2007 HAND   Award  – Best Project in MD

Speaking Engagements
Development 101, Can I Live DC, Public Housing Resident Leadership
Development 101, Alexandria Housing Authority, Residents
Women in Commercial Real Estate – Commercial Real Estate Professionals
City of Baltimore – Vacants to Value – Community Engagement in Major Redevelopment Projects
City First Bank Community Development Finance Conference – Equitable Economic Development East of the River – Revitalization of the Great Commercial Corridors
Development 101, District of Columbia Housing Authority, Barry Farms Residents
Development 101, District of Columbia Housing Authority, Lincoln Heights Residents
The Development Cycle – Howard University Real Estate Week
Developer Criteria for Selecting an Architect, NOMA
Building Strategic Alliances – Economic Challenges of the Twenty First Century – National Organization of Minority Architects
Entrepreneurial Strategies for an MBA in a Downward Economy – The Darden School
Expert Discussion on Real Estate Development & Projects in the DC/Baltimore Area – National Bar Association


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