An independent jury of representatives from various sectors of the construction industry spent several weeks evaluating project submissions. This year's jury included:
Victor Bonardi, Vice President of Preconstruction and Design-Build Services, Forrester Construction Co.
Bonardi is a registered architect and LEED-accredited professional with more than 35 years of design and management experience on projects that include office buildings, hospitals, hotels, courthouses, administrative buildings and industrial facilities.
Matthew Farley, Vice President of Structures, Vecillio & Grogan
Farley has 24 years of experience, including the oversight of numerous bridge projects in North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. He specializes in structures.
Bradford W. Fiske, Director of Design, Jacobs
Fiske has designed cutting-edge research, cultural, government, corporate, institutional, administrative and operations facilities during his 30-year career. His work has received more than 40 AIA awards.
Jenna L. Frye, Project Manager, Delaware DOT
Frye focuses on highway design and safety improvements in New Castle County, Del., for the state transportation department. She graduated with a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from the University of Delaware in 2008.
Greer J. Gillis, Area Manager-Washington, D.C., Parsons Brinckerhoff Americas
Gillis oversees transportation services staff as well as leading client relations management, business development and financial oversight in metropolitan Washington, D.C.
Carl W. Heinlein, Senior Safety Consultant, ACIG
Heinlein collaborates with American Contractors Insurance Group (ACIG) in managing and directing the firm's environmental, safety and health operations.
Karl H. Reichelt, Executive Vice President, Skanska Infrastructure Development
Reichelt is responsible for Skanska's public-private partnership business in North America.