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Platinum Members: Corvias Military Living and Michaels Military Housing

Gold Members: Clark Realty Capitol, HD Supply, Sherwin Williams and Trade Products Corp.

Silver Members: ATD Capitol (name changed from Capitol Supply), CCA Floors, COIT Cleaning, Kaba ADS, Minol USA, PODS Enterprise, SafePlay SystemsUnited Laboratories, University Loft, Windsor Karcher Group, Winston-Salem Industries for the Blind and YES Energy

Thank you for all of your support of PHMA and for all of the hard work that you do for our service members every day!

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Silver Members:

America First Properties: Development & Property Management

American Hotel Register Company: Guest Amenities

Artline Wholesalers: Art Wholesalers

Boyer Hill: Privatized Military Housing

Contract Décor: Draperies, Bedspreads & Window Treatments

Kenyon International, Inc. : Appliances

Lend Lease: Developers

Mill Distributors: Draperies, Bedspreads & Window Treatments

Miracle Method: Kitchen and Bath Surface Refinishing

Stanley Security Solutions: Security and Safety Products

Swanstone Corp.: Bath Products

Wilmar: Maintenance & Repair Products

Gold Members:

American Bedding Manufacturers: Mattresses

Shannon Specialty Floors: Flooring

YARDI: Software

Platinum Member: 

Balfour Beatty Communities: Developers, Development & Property Management and Housing Privatization

Thank you for all of your support of PHMA and for all of the hard work that you do for our service members every day!

We encourage all of our Blog readers to support these businesses in return and check out their websites!

Silver Members: ABC Supply Co., New England Woodcraft, PlayMart and Valley Forge Fabrics

Gold Members:   Fort Knox National Co.

Platinum Member:  Lincoln Military Housing

 

Thank you for all of your support of PHMA and for all of the hard work that you do for our service members every day!

We encourage all of our Blog readers to support these businesses in return and check out their websites!

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Silver Members: ABSOCOLD, Adden Furniture, Allied Contract, Contintental Flooring, LC Industries, RealPage, S & Y Trading Corp. and Thomas W. Raftery

Gold Members:  Davey Tree, Intirion/MicroFridge

Platinum Member: Forest City

 

Thank you for all of your support of PHMA and for all of the hard work that you do for our service members every day!

We encourage all of our Blog readers to support these businesses in return and check out their websites!

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Each year PHMA recognizes elite housing professionals from all military services at installations worldwide.  The 2014 U.S. Navy awardees not only serve our military member and their families daily, but they are a reflection of the values and ideals of PHMA, projecting a positive professional image as PHMA members. Congratulations to this year’s recipients!

Outstanding Senior Housing Manager: Quani L. Fuentes – Housing Manager, NAS JRB Fort Worth

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Ms. Quani Fuentes’ leadership ability, knowledge and dedication to Joint Military Services at NAS JRB Fort Worth distinguished herself as a proactive and exemplary team leader during a critical time when she assumed the responsibilities of the Housing Installation Program Manager and filled in the gap during his leave of absence. Her attention to detail, “can do” spirit, communication style and managerial skills motivated her team to stay focused on the mission
support objectives. Her professionalism resulted in accomplishing major tasks and meeting many challenges that made a positive impact on Balfour Beatty Communities, Housing and Unaccompanied Housing Departments.

Outstanding Mid-Level Housing Manager: Jocelyn M. Cardona – Unaccompanied Housing Manager, NS Everett

NV Jocelyn Cardona

Ms. Jocelyn Cardona’s professional performance is nothing short of outstanding. Her personal initiative and dedication are directly responsible for the stellar service provided to junior Sailors billeted in Naval Station Everett Unaccompanied Housing. Her unequaled managerial skills resulted in the command earning its second consecutive Crystal Award for excellence in Customer Service and three buildings attaining the CEL “A” Award. Ms. Cardona’s actions and work performance continues to position UH Everett among the top performing UHs in the Navy. Her ability to lead, her commitment to improving UH operations, and more importantly her commitment to the Sailors, ensures the success of UH operations.

Outstanding Housing/Billeting Employee: Giannis Grivas – UH Manager, NSA Souda Bay

 NV Employee Grivas

Mr. Giannis Grivas manages a $1M UH complex at NSA Souda Bay. No matter the work in front of him, he always has Service member quality of life on the radar. Mr. Grivas’ selection for this award can be attributed to his ability to lead, mentor, and step up to any challenge and attain outstanding results. He is highly experienced in all aspects of the housing industry and embraces any opportunity to improve. In addition, he has provided mentorship to Souda Bay Seabees for the past 13 years. Mr. Grivas loves his job and takes great pride in serving the Military Community stationed at NSA Souda Bay. His professionalism and pride afford him the ability to “do whatever it takes to get the job done!” His motivation and sense of teamwork is contagious amongst his staff and his dedication to continuous improvement creates a positive work environment.

Congratulations Quani, Jocelyn & Giannis. Job well done!

Visit http://www.phma.com/PHMA_DOWNLOADS/2014PHMAAwardWinners.pdf for the full list 2014 PHMA Award winners.

Does one of your peers deserve recognition for their hard work and dedication to service members and their families?  Nominate them for a 2015 PHMA Award.  Visit www.phma.com for more information.

Each year PHMA recognizes elite housing professionals from all military services at installations worldwide.  The 2014 U.S. Coast Guard awardees not only serve our military member and their families daily, but they are a reflection of the values and ideals of PHMA, projecting a positive professional image as PHMA members. Congratulations to this year’s recipients!

Outstanding Senior Housing Manager: David N. Bolanz – Area Housing Officer, Base Cleveland

CG Sr Manager Bolanz

Mr. David Bolanz expertly attended to Ninth District housing needs for over 100 units and 3,000 personnel. His management and oversight of over $1.6M in construction, maintenance and housing lease funds increased the safety and comfort of Coast Guardsmen and their families. Mr. Bolanz’s dedication to the Housing Program was apparent in the exceptional management of challenging projects such as the BAH survey and upkeep of the District Nine Representational Facility. He is highly motivated and consistently demonstrates a keen knowledge of housing issues. Mr. Bolanz is an active volunteer in the District Nine MWR program and many community programs.

Outstanding Mid-Level Housing Manager: CWO Eli N. Loftus – Owned Housing Maintenance Coordinator, Norfolk VA

CG Mid-Level Loftus

CWO Eli N. Loftus was responsible for the maintenance oversight of 1800 Atlantic Area owned
housing units. He effectively prioritized $5M in annual operational level maintenance requests
from 74 housing sites for optimal impact. His diligent review of expenditures identified over
$50K in unauthorized purchases, which led him to instruct housing site personnel on the
appropriate use of housing maintenance funds and to ensure accounts were reimbursed. His
on-site housing assessments identified over 50 housing improvement projects suitable for
development and prioritization. CWO Loftus’ interaction with comptrollers and engineers helped
bridge communication gaps between housing maintenance and management staffs throughout
the Atlantic Area

Outstanding Housing/Billeting Employee: YN3 Laurin R. Malone – Area Housing Office Representative, Base Alameda

 CG Employee MaloneYN3 Laurin R. Malone distinguished herself as an outstanding housing staff member, working as the main contact for all inbound members to the San Francisco Bay Area, improving tracking and referral procedures, spearheading the completion of the annual basic allowance for housing survey, and supervising and training new personnel. She expertly assumed the duties of the YN1 after an unexpected departure, while continuing to excel in her regular duties. Ms. Malone volunteers for and organizes many command functions and has been elected as the President of the Coast Guard Enlisted Association.

Congratulations David, Eli & Laurin. Job well done!

Visit http://www.phma.com/PHMA_DOWNLOADS/2014PHMAAwardWinners.pdf for the full list 2014 PHMA Award winners.

Does one of your peers deserve recognition for their hard work and dedication to service members and their families?  Nominate them for a 2015 PHMA Award.  Visit www.phma.com for more information.

Each year PHMA recognizes elite housing professionals from all military services at installations worldwide.  The 2014 U.S. Army awardees not only serve our military member and their families daily, but they are a reflection of the values and ideals of PHMA, projecting a positive professional image as PHMA members. Congratulations to this year’s recipients!

Outstanding Senior Housing Manager: Don Brannon – Program Manager, Public and Private Initiatives Division

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Mr. Don Brannon achieved significant accomplishments as a Program Manager in the Public and Private Initiatives Division, Office of the Assistant Chief of Staff for Installation Management through dedication in developing and implementing new privatization housing strategies. Mr. Brannon demonstrated intuitive leadership by collaborating with his Residential Communities partners on each project’s annual budget, streamlining operating costs resulting in approximately $3.3M to reinvest back into the project. Countless Soldiers and Families benefit from Mr. Brannon’s perseverance to provide quality housing.

Outstanding Mid-Level Housing Manager: Dawn Hines – Balfour Beatty Communities Community Manager, Fort Detrick

AR Mid-Level Hines

Ms. Dawn Hines is the Community Manager with Balfour Beatty Communities at Fort Detrick, Maryland. She has been with the BBC organization for eight years and has brought the highest level of customer service to the community since day one. Her background as a Soldier in the United States Army, as well as conventional residential management gives her the perfect combination of expertise and professionalism. As the Community Manager, Ms. Hines
consistently maintains housing of superior quality for the Military Families in Frederick, MD. Her infallible dedication, trustworthy dependability, and strong character provide the solid foundation for the success of the PPV project.

Outstanding Housing/Billeting Employee: Amber Humphries Barnes – Balfour Beatty Communites, Lifeworks Coordinator, Fort Stewart

 AR Employee Barnes

Ms. Amber Humphries Barnes is a selfless, dedicated Lifeworks Coordinator for the 2,932 homes at Fort Stewart in Hinesville, GA and 698 homes at Hunter Army Airfield in Savannah, GA. She enthusiastically plans events, writes newsletters and oversees the housing websites, and works with command, Army Community Services, Morale Welfare and Recreation and the Department of Emergency Services to improve the quality of life for everyone. Ms. Humphries Barnes works with local businesses to provide discounts and encourage co-sponsorships for our Soldiers. She is always there to lend a hand in all aspects of BBC operations with a friendly and encouraging attitude.

Congratulations Don, Dawn & Amber. Job well done!

Visit http://www.phma.com/PHMA_DOWNLOADS/2014PHMAAwardWinners.pdf for the full list 2014 PHMA Award winners.

Does one of your peers deserve recognition for their hard work and dedication to service members and their families?  Nominate them for a 2015 PHMA Award.  Visit www.phma.com for more information.

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U.S. Marine Corps Award Winner Bernadette Smith

Throughout the months of January, February and March, the 2014 PHMA awards were presented at military installations & bases worldwide.  These award recipients exemplify PHMA’s Vision and Mission to contribute toward better quality housing for our military members and their families.  These individuals and teams serve as a catalyst in inspiring housing professionals and their organizations to build and revitalize for the future.  These awardees Not only server our military member and their families daily, but they are a reflection of the values and ideals of PHMA, projecting a positive professional image as PHMA members.

Congratulations to this year recipients!

PHMA & Chapter Awards
The “Deke” Giles Award: Ed Salinas, Royal Chapter #63
Outstanding Chapter: Royal Chapter #63
Outstanding Chapter Officer: Isabel Allen, Old Dominion Chapter #37
Outstanding Chapter Officer: Helen Kenyon, Royal Chapter #63
Outstanding Chapter Member: Lisa Fiore, Royal Chapter #63
Defense Communities Writing Excellence Award: Vicki Sharp

 
U.S. Air Force Awards
Outstanding Senior Housing Manager: MSgt William H. Proctor Jr., Vandenberg AFB
Outstanding Mid-Level Housing Manager: SSgt Watthanakit Wannakun, Spangdahlem AB
Outstanding Housing/Billeting Employee: Delores J. Rosette, Langley AFB
Outstanding Housing Installation Team
-Traditional Location: 52d Civil Engineer Squadron Housing Management Office, Spangdahlem AB
-Privatized Location: 75 CEG/CEIH and Boyer Hill Military Housing (BHMH), Hill AFB

U.S. Army Awards
Outstanding Senior Housing Manager: Don Brannon, ACSIM
Outstanding Mid-Level Housing Manager: Dawn Hines, BBC Fort Detrick
Outstanding Housing/Billeting Employee: Amber Humphries Barnes, BBC Fort Steward 

U.S. Coast Guard
Outstanding Senior Housing Manager: David N. Bolanz, Base Cleveland
Outstanding Mid-Level Manager: CWO Eli N. Loftus, Norfolk VA
Outstanding Housing/Billeting Employee: YN3 Laurin R. Malone, Base Alameda
Outstanding Housing Installation Team – Traditional Location: Coast Guard Sector Sault Ste. Marie

U.S. Marine Corps
Outstanding Senior Housing Manager: Bernadette S. Smith, MCB Camp Lejeune
Outstanding Mid-Level Housing Manager: Hui Jenny Monroe, Westpac Inn Camp Smedley D. Butler
Outstanding Housing/Billeting Employee: Billy J. Ward Jr., MCB Camp Pendleton
Outstanding Housing Installation Team – Privatized Location: Lincoln Military Housing and Military Housing Office, MCAS Yuma

U.S. Navy
Outstanding Senior Housing Manager: Quani L. Fuentes, NAS JRB Fort Worth, TX
Outstanding Mid-Level Housing Manager: Jocelyn M. Cardona, NS Everett
Outstanding Housing/Billeting Employee: Giannis Grivas, NSA Souda Bay
Outstanding Housing Installation Team
-Traditional Location: NB Kitsap Housing Office
-Privatized Location: NAS Pensacola Communities and Navy Installation Housing Team

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U.S. Navy Award Winner Quani Fuentes

NV Jocelyn Cardona

U.S. Navy Award Winner Jocelyn Cardona

 

Silver Members: Accessories for Contract Sales, CEL & Associates, Inc., Marvin J Perry, Inc., Munie Greencare, PODS, RODCO-BRANDT, SatisFacts Research and Shaw Builder Group

Gold Members: Clark Realty Capitol and HD Supply

 

Thank you for all of your support of PHMA and for all of the hard work that you do for our service members every day!

We encourage all of our Blog readers to support these businesses in return and check out their websites!

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Visit www.phma.com for more information about the annual awards.