awards and recognition

2014 Leasing Professional Award Winners



  • First Place: Terrika Tolentino, The JBG Companies, Brookdale at Landmark
  • Second Place: Jessy Mbong and Desmond Swanson, The JBG Companies, Sedona Slate
  • Third Place: Lara Buchko and Gibsy Benlizer, Bozzuto Management, Bennett Park


Washington, DC

  • First Place: Iris Valenzuela, Polinger Company, Columbia Plaza
  • Second Place: Tia Medley, Polinger Company, Columbia Plaza
  • Third Place: Matt Nelson, The JBG Companies, Skyhouse



  • Anne Arundel/Baltimore County
    • First Place: Neta Schneibolk, Berkshire Communities, Berkshire Annapolis Bay
  • Prince George's County
    • First Place: Aurelien Tanguep, Allen & Rocks, The Evergreens at Laurel
    • Second Place: Tiara Matthews, The JBG Companies, Townley Apartments
    • Third Place: Yolanda John, Southern Management, Powder Mill Village
  • Howard County
    • First Place: Adrian Coleman, Gables Residential, Columbia Town Center
    • Second Place: Kendra Barnes, Gables Residential, Kings Crossing
    • Third Place: Mianka Wilkins, Gables Residential, Columbia
  • Montgomery County
    • First Place: Erika Magana, Polinger Company, Brighton Village Apartments
    • Second Place: Jamal Gray, Southern Management, Summit Hills Apartments
    • Third Place: Janet Butuk, LCOR, Wentworth House


Rising Stars

Dora Alfaro
Polinger Company, Brighton Village

Fahima Amini
Grady Management, Halpine View Apartments

Lola Aremu
Berkshire Communities, Berkshires at Rock Spring

Capri Baylor
WRIT, Country Club Towers

Maria Bellanti
Polinger Company, Columbia Plaza

Sabrina Bianchini
Southern Management, Summit Hills

Robert Black
Southern Management, Graduate Hills & Garden

Myra Burgess
Grady Management, Horizon Square

Shana Butler
Southern Management, Wildercroft Terrace

Isoken Ekhator
ROSS Management, Waterford Tower

Jackie Herrera-McRae
Vantage Management, Gallery Bethesda

Armani Isler
Grady Management, Foxhills North

Jessica James
Allen and Rocks, The Evergreens at Laurel

Carl Jennifer
Southern Management, Kent Village

Paulito Maslog
Polinger Company, Highland House West

Jocelyn Matthews
Legend Management, The Elms at Montjoy

Matt Nelson
The JBG Companies, Skyhouse

Alicia Paige
BF Saul, The Kenedy Warren

Maria Pearson
Grady Management, Halpine View Apartments

Vania Rodriguez
The JBG Companies, Charter Oak

Anthony Thomas
Southern Management, Kent Village

Vunta Thompson
Grady, Belcrest Plaza

Angela White
Polinger Company, Rollins Park