Engineer of the Year Awards

Recognizing outstanding work by individuals who are critical to the successful operation of our commercial office buildings 

Engineer Of The Year Awards

Established in 2014, the Commercial Engineer of the Year Award recognizes outstanding work by the key individuals behind our commercial office buildings' success. The nomination process begins in December; awards are presented at the TOBY Awards Celebration in June.

As most in the commercial management industry will agree, engineers are critical to the successful operation of our buildings. To acknowledge those professionals who keep everything running smoothly, AOBA introduced new awards. 

Congrats to our 2018 Engineer Recipients

2018 Chief/Lead Engineer Recipient:

James Parrotte, JBG SMITH

2018 Chief/Lead Engineer Jim Parrotte, JBG Smith recieving award from Bill Atkinson, Boston Properties.

Nomination Forms for 2018 are linked below.

2018 Chief-Lead Engineer Nomination Form

2018 Building Engineer Nomination Form

2018 Maintenance Tech or Maintenance Mechanic Nomination Form



Previous Nominees

2017 Engineer Award Recap

Congrats to the following individuals who were honored on June 15, 2017 at the TOBY Awards Celebration.
2017 winners are noted:

2017 Chief/Lead Engineer Nominees:

Augie Calado, Vornado/Charles E. Smith
Dan Grisso, Boston Properties
Mike Keely, CBRE - 2017 Winner


2017 Building Operating Engineer Nominees:

Nael Halum, Vornado/Charles E. Smith
Walter Miles, Boston Properties
Michael Morgan, Brookfield - 2017 Winner
David Umana, Boston Properties

2017 Maintenance Technician/Maintenance Mechanic Nominees:

Charley Chavez, Boston Properties - 2017 Winner
Joshua Donnelly, Brookfield

View our previous nominees, shown at the TOBY Awards in June of 2014.


Please contact Pam Oeler or call us at (202) 296-3390 with any questions you may have.