Hartford, CT – On Jan. 26, the Professional Women in Construction Connecticut Chapter (PWC CT) will honor four women with professional achievement awards for their outstanding contributions to the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industry.
Catherine Ellithrope, associate principal at the S/L/A/M Collaborative, will be honored with the Women of Achievement Award. She has been an active member in the AEC industry, providing expertise in both public education and corporate architecture since 1994.
Jackie Quesada, LEED AP, national healthcare industry coordinator at Whiting-Turner, will receive the Rising Star Award. She has reached a national role where she works directly with management and project leaders across the country.
The Excellence in Mentoring Award will be given to Taylor Gladding, project manager for Gilbane Building Company, for her work and dedication to promoting mentorship within the AEC industry. She has championed Gilbane’s Connecticut office summer internship program.
Roxanne Perugino, LEED AP ID & C, senior project planner for STV | DPM, Inc., will be honored as Outstanding Volunteer of the Year. She is a past president of PWC CT and currently serves on the scholarship committee. She also serves the advisory board for construction management at Central CT State University.