Announcing 2022 Western Washington Emerald Award Nominees!

Posted By: Jim Wiard WMFHA Updates ,

Congratulations to the 2022 Emerald Award nominees!

Advance to: Community Manager of the Year | Assistant Community Manager of the Year | Leasing Consultant of the Year | Rookie of the Year - Office | Portfolio Manager of the Year | Maintenance Supervisor of the Year | Maintenance Technician of the Year | Rookie of the Year - Maintenance | Credential Holder of the Year | Regional Maintenance Director of the Year

Community of the Year | Curb Appeal | New Development of the Year | Renovated Community of the Year | Community Service Award | Industry Partner of the Year

Community Manager of the Year:

1-150 Units

Angela Sorensen, Multiple properties - Allied Residential
Chloe Stanfield, Walton Lofts - Thrive Communities
Diana Furtuna, Alderwood Court - Fairfield Residential
Heidi Nguyen, Terravita Luxury Apartments - Pacific Crest
Issac Clifton, The Rivet - First Pointe Management Group
James DeGolier, Meadows by Vintage - FPI Management
James Guzek, Orchard Ridge - Avenue5 Residential
Jennifer Heuschkel, Southwood Apartments - Allied
Jolene MacPherson, White River Estates - Allied
Justine Markham, Abbey Ridge - Coast
Kara Roy, Residences at 3295 - FPI Management
Krista Fracker, Capitol Heights - ConAm Management
Lindy Michlig, Promenade at the Park - Epic Asset
Londie Huggins, Lux - Avenue5 Residential
Marcus Alcaraz, The Stinson - Avenue5 Residential
Michael Olson, Chelsea by the Bay - ConAm Management
Nick Daskalakis, East Union - Thrive Communities
Nick Fletcher, Westwynd - Thrive Communities
Rachel Salter, St. Theodore - ConAm Management
Renee Denomme, Luna - Greystar
Richelle Kennedy, Vista Ridge - Thrive Communities
Robert Balaceanu, Peloton Apartments - Allied Residential
Seth Venhaus, Forest Hills - Weidner Apartment Homes
Susan Conley, Edition - Tarragon Property Services
Vanessa-Kay Dalit, Align - FPI Management
Yuka Dalistan, Stream Belmont - Pacific Crest Real Estate

151-300 Units

Amanda Belknap, Madison Bellevue - First Pointe
Amanda Schindler, Evans Creek - Avenue5 Residential
Ana Suarez, AMLI 535 and South Lake Union - AMLI 
Brittney Ziebell, Echo Mountain - Avenue5 Residential
Cara Delozier, Ambrose - Avenue5 Residential
Cimone Grace, The Encore - FPI Management
Colin Webb, CentrePointe Greens - Cushman & Wakefield
Cynthia Pugh, Boardwalk Apartments - Fairfield Residential
Danny Casey, Pike Motorworks - Greystar
Erik Miller, Pebble Cove - AMC
Evelina Ford, Pines at Canyon Station - Pacific Crest
Jackie Quiambao, Park88 Residences - Pacific Crest
Jamie Beatty, Bell Marymoor Park - Bell Partners Inc
Jamie Toppen, 207 East Apartments - Avenue5 Residential
Kristie Byrd, The Mercer - Avenue5 Residential
Larry Skay, Park 212 - Epic Asset Management
Lynne Bain, Vintage at Everett - FPI Management
Madison Diltz, Sofi Lakeside - FPI Management
Mario Manriquez, Alto - Thrive Communities
Mary Anne Jorgenson, Heronfield - Cushman & Wakefield
Megan Phelps, AMLI Spring District - AMLI Residential
Melanie Bell, The Windsor - Avenue5 Residential
Robbie Nicpon, Pinewood Square - Epic Asset
Robert Rodriguez, Center Steps - Avenue5 Residential
Simon Mendiola, Six Oaks - Thrive Communities
Taylor Dow, Tower 801 - Avenue5 Residential
Whitney Nakamoto, Westhaven - Avenue5 Residential

301+ Units

Amy Simpson, Met Tower - Avenue5 Residential
April Ramsey, Stadium Place - Pillar Properties
Cindy Lee, Camelot - Epic Asset Management
Colleen Patterson, Dockside - Thrive Communities
Colleen Ramsey, Waters Edge - AMC
Jamie Paul-Rizzo, Atlas - Avenue5 Residential
Kaeli Pugsley, The Vue - Greystar
Leslie Hovey, Bailey Farm - Avenue5 Residential
Miranda Dymond, Green Lake Village - Thrive
Rachel Larson, Regency Woods - Weidner
Sean Teodoro, Casablanca - Epic Asset Management
Stefany Campbell, Multiple properties - Edison47
Temesha Aldridge, Sawyer Trail Apartments - Tarragon
Trinity Balles, Grammercy Apartments - Bridge
Zhenya Ilieva, Lakeside - Weidner Apartment Homes


Brandy Kayser, Ventana - Avenue5 Residential
Melissa Barbre, Mitchell Place - Allied Residential
Sarah Olason, Kitts Corner - HNN Communities

Shereese Mroczkowski, Aspen Ridge Apartments - Allied

Assistant Community Manager of the Year

1-300 Units

Alisha Baker, Madison Bellevue Apartments - First Pointe
Amber Knigge, Grandview Apartments - HNN Communities
Amber Summers, The Lakehouse - Avenue5 Residential
Ashley Rippey, Springfield Meadows - HNN Communities
Ashlie Niccum, The Orion - Allied Residential
Axel Arvizu, 207 East Apartments - Avenue5 Residential
Brittany Roberts, Park on 20th - Avenue5 Residential
Cody Angeney, Echo Mountain - Avenue5 Residential
Crystal Melendez, Park at Dash Point - Epic Asset
Dana O'Dell, Beaumont Grand - Security Properties
David Chamaty, Paceline - Edison47
Jazzmine Eisen, The Spencer 68/LINQ Lofts + Flats - Insite
Katie Tussing, Elan Redmond - Berkshire Residential
Kelsey Cowell, White River Apartments - Allied Residential
Kim Gelderman, Island Park Apartment Homes - Weidner
Kristy Case, Emerson - Security Properties Residential
Mackenzie Norberg, Bell Marymoor Park - Bell Partners
Mathew Poulose Puthussery, Bell Overlake - Bell Partners
Naomi Cassidy, AMLI Spring District - AMLI Residential
Ramida Queen, Capitol City - Cushman & Wakefield
Reyvi Santos, The Windsor - Avenue5 Residential
Shannon Trichler, Terrace Station - Thrive Communities
Stacy Dudnic, The Commons - Avenue5 Residential
Summer Flemming, Aspen Glade - Tarragon
Summer Smith, Tower 801 - Avenue5 Residential
Trey Leotti, Pike Motorworks - Greystar

301+ Units

Alyse Rivelo, AMLI South Lake Union - AMLI Residential
Annamarie Scott, Bailey Farm - Avenue5 Residential
Chase Buckland, BEAM - Avenue5 Residential
Cortni Larson, AMLI Mark 24 - AMLI Residential
Danielle Colburn, Avery on Pearl - ConAm Management
Joan Redor, Cobble Court Apartments - Tarragon
Jonathan Murphy, Enclave - Thrive Communities
Malyja Moore, Indigo Springs - Decron Properties
Mark Crull, Woodin Creek Village - Weidner
Mia Gentry, Sparc at Spring District - Avenue5 Residential
Rinna Oleynik, Green Lake Village - Thrive Communities
Tressa Clinton, The Retreat at Bothell - Decron Properties
Vaughn Hollenshed, The Winsley - Greystar

Leasing Consultant of the Year

1-300 Units

Amanda Lackey, Terrace Station - Thrive Communities
Beatriz Rodriguez, Promenade Apartments - HNN
Brett Brennan, Villaggio on Yarrow Bay - Avenue5
Cindy Zuniga, Oregon 42 - ConAm Management
Dahzia Orozco, Blu Bellevue - Avenue5 Residential
Desiree Graffeo, Bell Marymoor Park - Bell Partners
Emily Sanders, East Union - Thrive Communities
Emma Akervold, The Verge - Pillar Properties
Felicia Sheppard, Heritage Hills - Weidner
Galina Ivanova, The Berkshire - Greystar
Haley Cross, AMLI Bellevue Park - AMLI Residential
Hillary Parker, Salix Juanita Village - Thrive Communities
Jahaila Johnson, Waterstone at Silver Creek - Thrive
Matthew Bergman, Westhaven Apartments - Avenue5
Shelley Thomas, Lux - Avenue5 Residential
Tatijana Grove, 207 East Apartments - Avenue5 Residential
Trevor Wyke, Bell Overlake - Bell Partners

301+ Units

Alec Smith, Bailey Farm - Avenue5 Residential
Amy Sawers, Array - ConAm Management
Bethany Tuiasosopo, Dockside - Thrive Communities
Jordan Reyes, Palermo at Lakeland - Tarragon
Taryn Stowe, Tower 12 - Weidner Apartment Homes
Tyler Davis, Hyde Square - Greystar

Rookie of the Year - Office

Abby Gimenez, Alaire - Thrive Communities
Abigail Blanchard, AMLI Arc - AMLI Residential
Andrea Avitia, Portsmith - Weidner Apartment Homes
Anthony Sculthorpe, St. James Tower - Weidner
Catrina West, Bell Jackson Street - Bell Partners
Chris Allmon, Hill Crest - Epic Asset Management
Heather Nelson, Parkside by Lincoln Property Company
Kaily Irons-Fuda, Via6 - Greystar
Kelsey Cowell, Multiple properties - Allied Residential
Kenia Alberdin, Alderwood Court - Fairfield Residential
Kiara Steen, Verse Seattle - Cushman & Wakefield
Kyle Renner, Scout - Thrive Communities
Lacharl Carter, Monticello - Tarragon Property Services
Michelle Tran, Bogtown Flats - Edison47
Reyna Santonil, The Bond - Allied Residential
Sabrina Ramos, Meridian Garden - Thrive Communities

Portfolio Manager of the Year

Alexander Behar - Coast Property Management
Andrew Kiepprien - Avenue5 Residential
Christina Chisholm - Cushman & Wakefield
Christina Koski - Thrive Communities
Erin Heathers - Epic Asset Management
Heather Fahey - Insite Property Solutions
Jacky Nelson - Edison47
John Jones - Avenue5 Residential
Laura McGuire - First Pointe Management Group
Melinda Wiggs - Tarragon Property Services
Ruchelle Erwin - Thrive Communities
Shannon Hammond - Greystar

Maintenance Supervisor of the Year

1-150 Units

Andrew Varness, Scout - Thrive Communities
Asmir Delalic, Elan Redmond - Berkshire Residential
Boldbaatar Nergui, Forest Hills - Weidner
Boris Miron, Monticello - Tarragon Property Services
Brian Wolford, Vista Ridge - Thrive Communities
Casey Phay, Meadows by Vintage - FPI Management
Habib Ahmadzai, Elara at the Market - Greystar
Kevin Harding, Capitol City - Cushman & Wakefield
Manuel Martinez-Zapata, The Stinson - Avenue5
Marcel Jordan, Residences at 3295 - FPI Management
Nolan Spring, Viva - Avenue5 Residential
Sabas Manriquez, Promenade at the Park - Epic Asset
Slava Popescu, Yarrowood Highlands - Avenue5
Stephen Fought, Capitol Heights - ConAm Management

151-300 Units

Adan Magana, The Commons - Avenue5 Residential
Andres Anaya, Terrace Station - Thrive Communities
Brian Haas, The Carter and Heron Flats & Lofts - Avenue5
Bryce Smith, Bell Jackson Street - Bell Partners Inc
Carlton Olson, Meridian Court - Fairfield Residential
Charlotte Wildes, Madison Bellevue - First Pointe
Chris Skoglund , Evans Creek at Woodbridge - Avenue5
Craig Fanger, Bell Marymoor Park - Bell Partners Inc
Daniel Romero, Waterbrook Lofts - Epic Asset
Donald Sorg, Kitts Corner - HNN Communities
Eric Gordon, Breckenridge - Weidner Apartment Homes
Fulvio Granados, Pacific Park - Epic Asset Management
Gary Botkin, Excalibur - Epic Asset Management
Jacob Hadland, Avaya Trails - First Pointe
James Jordan, 207 East Apartments - Avenue5 Residential
James Lloyd, The Lakehouse - Avenue5 Residential
Jeff Hilde, Multiple properties - Pacific Crest Real Estate
Jose Torres, Watermark Apartments - HNN Communities
Joseph Watson, Echo Mountain - Avenue5 Residential
Kevin Hanson, The Mercer - Avenue5 Residential
Lilian Kukosh, Rainier Pointe - Thrive Communities
Nicholas Kolosov, Viktoria - Greystar
Nick Lorisch, Park88 Residences - Pacific Crest
Paul Rustin, Heronfield - Cushman & Wakefield
Ricardo Espinoza, Woodland Estates - Thrive Communities
Rick Bass, Aspen Glade and Chinook Park - Tarragon
Ryan Maguire, Park on 20th - Avenue5 Residential
Steve Heath, Celebration Park - Allied Residential
Todd Martin, AMLI Bellevue Park - AMLI Residential
Victor Guerrero, Cedar Park - Fairfield Residential

301+ Units

Bee Meas, Radius & Equinox - Greystar
Brett McCandlish, Bailey Farm - Avenue5 Residential
David Beaver, Grammercy Apartments - Bridge
Ellis Spear, Lake Washington - FPI Management
Jeff Costello, Encore - Epic Asset Management
Jeff Kelly, Woodin Creek Village - Weidner
Joey Marquinez, Cobble Court Apartments - Tarragon
John Murch, BEAM - Avenue5 Residential
Matthew Douvia, Dockside - Thrive Communities
Mike Alvarado, Stadium Place - Pillar Properties
Terry Spivey, Green Lake Village - Thrive Communities

Maintenance Technician of the Year

1-300 Units

Bryan Starr, Puget Park Apartments - HNN Communities
Christy Rolfe, Liberty Ridge - Thrive Communities
Cristian Ramirez, Four Lakes Apartments - Tarragon
David Escobedo, Vintage at Bellingham - FPI Management
Jose Rios-Fuentes, Watermark Apartments - HNN
Orly Nacorda, Six Oaks - Thrive Communities
William Sullivan, CentrePointe - Cushman & Wakefield

301+ Units

Ashish Lal, AMLI Arc - AMLI Residential
Dimitrius Spencer, Parkside by Lincoln Property Company
Dominick Buenrostro, Atlas - Avenue5 Residential
Francisco DePaz, Palermo at Lakeland - Tarragon
Jennifer Jones, AMLI Mark 24 - AMLI Residential
Marco Ramirez, Via6 - Greystar
Mussie Ghebremichael, Enclave - Thrive Communities
Timothy Cann, Maintenance Support Group - Epic Asset Management

Rookie of the Year - Maintenance

Evan Bolz, Terrace Station - Thrive Communities
Kyle Lever, Pike and Summit Flats, 1404 Boylston - Thrive
Leandy De Guzman, Cobble Court Apartments - Tarragon
Matthew Wheeler, Campo Basso - Epic Asset Management
River Hamel, Crosspointe and Highland Flats - Allied
Robert Cordle, Upton Flats - Cushman & Wakefield

Regional Maintenance Director of the Year

Bruce Smith - Tarragon Property Services
Jedd McDaniel - Allied Residential
Nate Tester - AMC

Credential Holder of the Year

Dustin Green, CAM - Greystar
Hailey Gorman, CALP, CAM - Epic Asset Management
Laina Pickrel, CAM, CAPS - Thrive Communities
RoseMarie Peyton, CAM - Tarragon Property Services

Community of the Year

1-150 Units

Carolina Court - Epic Asset Management
Edition Bothell - Tarragon Property Services
Swiss Gables - Epic Asset Management
The Pop Apartments - Insite Property Solutions
Vintage at Bellingham - FPI Management

151+ Units

Bell Overlake - Bell Partners
Centerline - Greystar
Encore - Epic Asset Management
Four Lakes Apartments - Tarragon Property Services
Greenlake Village - Thrive Communities
Sky Sammamish - Insite Property Solutions
Sofi Lakeside - FPI Management
The Orion - Allied Residential


Lake Washington - FPI Management
Springfield Meadows - HNN Communities
Woodlands at Forbes Lake - Fairfield Residential

Curb Appeal Garden Style

Built Pre-2000

Shorewood - Greystar
The Madison Bellevue - First Pointe Management Group
Westminster Towers - Pacific Crest Real Estate
Westwynd - Thrive Communities
Yarrowood Highlands - Avenue5 Residential

Built Post-2000

Alderwood Court - Fairfield Residential
Bailey Farm - Avenue5 Residential
Belara at Lakeland - Greystar
Bella Sonoma - FPI Management
Glacier Run at Sunrise - Tarragon Property Services
The Stinson - Avenue5 Residential

Curb Appeal Mid/High Rise

888 - Greystar
Center Steps Apartments - Avenue5 Residential
Junction Apartments & Retail - Insite Property Solutions
Mysa - Epic Asset Management
Voda - Avenue5 Residential

New Development of the Year

1-150 Units

BLU Bellevue - Avenue5 Residential
Luna - Greystar
Madison25 - Edison47
The Main Apartments - Tarragon Property Services

151+ Units

207 East Apartments - Avenue5 Residential
Ambrose - Avenue5 Residential
AMLI Spring District - AMLI Residential
BEAM - Avenue5 Residential
Bell Totem Lake - Bell Partners
Center Steps - Avenue5 Residential
Emerson Seattle - Thrive Communities
Jackson - Greystar
North at Totem Lake - Fairfield Residential
Sawyer Trail Apartments - Tarragon Property Services
Terrace Station - Thrive Communities
The Postmark - Avenue5 Residential
The Verge - Pillar Properties
Woodin Creek Village - Weidner Apartment Homes


Riverview Apartments - HNN Communities
Watermark Apartments - HNN Communities

Renovated Community of the Year

AMLI Bellevue Park - AMLI Residential
Arterra - Greystar
Avignon Townhomes - Greystar
Cooper - Thrive Communities
Dockside - Thrive Communities
Grandview - Allied Residential
The Retreat at Bothell - Decron Properties

Community Service Award

Christy Broyles - Greystar
Epic RAC Team - Epic Asset Management
Goodman Real Estate
Strive to Thrive Committee - Thrive Communities

Industry Partner of the Year:

All Kleen
Genesis Credit Management
Shaun Hudson - AFB Floors

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