February 5, 2024

AFG Celebrates Employees at Annual Awards Event

AFG EXCELLENCE AWARD WINNERS | This year, we recognized employees who had excelled across three categories: Client Appreciation, Sustaining Client Service, and AFG Appreciation. This year’s winners truly went above and beyond in their categories.

Our winners for Client Appreciation were: Philip Brown, Sr. Project Manager, GSA Region 4 PM Program; Brock HedgesQA Inspector, NIH QA Program; Edouard Martin, CQM, Sr. Cost Estimator, GSA Region 4 PM Program; Brian MellenJr. Fire Protection Engineer, GSA – Multiple Projects; and Frank Padgett, Cost Engineer, NIST Bldg 235 CMS.

In Sustaining Client Service, our 2023 Excellence Award Winners were: Firas BaassiriQA Inspector; and Madonna Ristaino, LEED AP, QA Inspector for their work on the GSA USAID Phase 3&4 CM Support Contract.

Under the AFG Appreciation category, our winners were: Helena HassanProject Engineer, FDIC CM Program; Tom Johnson, Sr., Construction Manager, Multiple GSA & NPS Projects; Aaron Lee, Asst. Project Manager, NIST Bldg 101 Cafeteria Renovation; and Darryl Young, Project Design Manager, GSA Mellon Auditorium Restoration.

AFG SPOTLIGHT AWARD WINNERS | AFG recognizes a select group of staff members for their outstanding contributions to increasing AFG’s visibility and reach with both our clients and within the industry. Our Spotlight Awards Winners are incredibly helpful to the Marketing and project teams by serving as subject matter experts and AFG’s biggest champions.

For 2023, we awarded the AFG Spotlight Awards to Lorena Alvarez, Assoc. AIA, for her admirable impact as Chair of the Board of Directors with LA.IDEA and Ursula Johnson, CQM for her outstanding service with SAME, CMAA, and numerous other community organizations.

Thank you to each of our awardees for making a difference for our clients and AFG. We’re looking forward to seeing what you can accomplish in 2024!

About AFG Group, Inc.

AFG Group, Inc. is a woman-­owned firm focused on multi-­disciplined program, construction, and relocation management, with a national portfolio of work in healthcare, laboratories, courthouses, educational facilities, and government buildings. With 30 years of business acumen, AFG has earned a reputation for providing strong expertise, responsiveness, and project execution that helps owners navigate through complex design, procurement, construction, and activation processes.