Now accepting nominations for the following National Awards to be presented at the Annual Conference in August.


Excellence Award 

(Due by May 1)
Video about the Excellence Award

Lifetime Achievement

Member of the Year

Future Leader of the Year


2019 Award Winners



Future Leader of the Year

Janet Bates

Palmetto Chapter 38


Member of the Year

Shawna Alvarado, CBT, CIT

Santa Clara Chapter 99



Lifetime Achievement


Julia Campbell

Fort Worth Chapter 1



NAWIC Recruiters

Nichole Kopenhaver, CIT
Megan Greenland
Donnalyn Revis, CIT



Rita Brown


 Founder's Trophy

Megan Greenland



NEF Carol A. Kueker Construction Education Visionary Award

Mike Barkett, CEP

Executive Spotlight Awards

NAWIC Super Hero Award: Kari Wirth

Building the Future of NAWIC: Nichole Kopenhaver, CIT

Building the Future of NAWIC: Susan Clary, CIT

Lean In:

Michaelann Agoranos
Christine Barnhill, CBT, CCA, CIT
Lori Donnell, CBT, CIT
Sandra Carter, CIS, CIT
Karen Ellis
Shirley Fradette
Kimberley Gibbons
Jennifer Lacy, CPSM
Linda Kofford
Julie Salinas

Positively Top Gun: Jodi Wiemerslage

Tenacious Compassion: Justina Bornn

Confidence & Faith: Holly Bratton

Our Guiding Light: Robin Fulton-Meyer, CBT, CIT

Trail Blazer: Alicia Ervin

Excellence Awards


Residential: C.F. Evans Construction - Meeting Street Lofts, Charleston, SC

Commercial: The Christman Company - Cascade Saloon Redevelopment, Greensboro, NC

Civil/Heavy Highway: Sundt Construction - San Pedro Creek Culture Park, San Antonio, TX