Awards & Affiliations

Awards & Recognitions

  • 2016 & 2017 NGBS Partner of Excellence
  • National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Master Certified Green Professional, 2016
  • Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS), 2016
  • Pioneer of the Year from the NC Building Performance Association
  • Duke Energy Honorable Mention
  • ROC Award for Energy Efficient Remodel of the Year
  • Builder of the Year Award from the Home Builders Association of Durham, Orange, & Chatham Counties
  • Founding Chairperson of Green Home Builders of the Triangle (GHBT); current council member
  • Founding Chairperson of North Carolina Home Builders Association (NCHBA) Green Building Council; current council member
  • Extensive involvement through NCHBA in assisting 66 Home Builders Associations across North Carolina to implement thriving green building programs
  • Co-Chair of GBHT Committee to locally host the NAHB National Home Building Green Conference in the Triangle area in May 2010
  • Founding Chair of Triangle Multiple Listing Service (TMLS)/GHBT Appraiser Task Force
  • GHBT: Won 2010 National Green Building Award for Program of the Year and won Honorable Mention at the NAHB level for Green Program of the Year for 3 consecutive years
  • MAME (Major Achievements in Marketing Excellence) Award for Best Gold-Level Green-Built Home
  • Multiple Parade of Homes Awards, including special recognition multiple times for porch design
  • National “Home of the Year” Award from Louisiana Pacific
  • Three-time Recipient of Director of the Year Award from the Home Builders Association of Durham & Orange Counties, 1999, 2006 & 2016
  • “Success Story” Recognition by the Energy & Environmental Building Association
  • Second builder in North Carolina to become an EPA Energy Star Partner
  • Finalist in Foundation for a Sustainable Community’s first Sustainable Business of the Year


  • Member of Home Builders Association of Durham-Orange-Chatham (HBA-DOC)
  • Member of the North Carolina Building Performance Association
  • Member of the North Carolina Historic Preservation Society
  • Member of Triangle Land Conservancy
  • Member of North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association
  • Participant in Progress Energy’s Energy Efficient Home Program
  • Supporter of Equal Housing Opportunity


Green Home Builders of the Triangle
EPA Energy Star