EverGreen Awards

Why Use a Green Designee

EverGreen Awards

Throughout the country, sustainable building design and green building practices are fast becoming the norm. Agents who embrace and understand this major industry shift have equipped themselves with the skill set and networks to actively engage professionals and consumers with green services. A handful of outstanding GREEN designees are selected each year by an independent panel to receive the Green REsource Council's EverGreen Award.

Download the form and submit a nomination.

Each award recipient receives:

  • Inclusion in an article in The REsource, the GRC’s monthly e-newsletter
  • Presentation of their customized award and pin at a special Green REsource Council EverGreen Award reception at the REALTORS® Conference and Expo in November
  • A topic-specific press release regarding the national recognition
  • Consideration for association or media requests for green practitioners
  • Peer recognition
  • GREEN.realtor website prominence


What does it take to get the Green REsource Council's EverGreen Award? There's no single answer, but all of our award recipients share these traits:

  • Dedication to green lifestyle and work-style
  • Green industry skills based on training, competency, and experience
  • Active participation in the Green REsource Council, other professional associations, and in community organizations
  • Commitment to the advancement of the green building industry and its practice
  • Creative implementation of green events, practices, or habits in the office or community

Nomination process

Green REsource Council members are encouraged to nominate GREEN designees, including themselves, whose accomplishments deserve acknowledgment.

To make a nomination, submit a EverGreen Award Nomination Form to the Green REsource Council via email.

Past Award Winners

2020 Award Winners

Rob Madden
Jeannette Moore

2019 Award Winners

Christina Mathieson
Kimberly R. Pontius

2018 Award Winners

Johnny Corrales
Danielle Bowden
New Hampshire Association of REALTORS®

2017 Award Winners

Cheryl Julcher
Craig Della Penna

2016 Award Winners

Mary Love
James Welch Mitchell
Jan Shomaker

2015 Award Winners

John Rosshirt
Christopher Tenggren

2014 Award Winners

Steve Brown (Green Industry Advocate)
Clayton Jirak
Kim Mulligan
John Shipman
Build it Green

2013 Award Winners

Craig Foley
Mel Harris
Rob Larson (Green Industry Advocate)
Brenda Nunes (Instructor)
Eileen Oldroyd

2012 Award Winners

David Popoff
Betsy Macomber
Dave Porter (Instructor)
Marjory Gentsch (Instructor)
Laura Stukel (Green Industry Advocate)
Texas Association of REALTORS®

2011 Award Winners

Melisa Camp
Evan Little
William Costley
New York State Association of REALTORS®

2010 Award Winners

Marjory Gentsch
Curtis Hall
Bob McCranie
Traverse City Association of REALTORS® (TAAR)

2009 Award Winners

Bob Hart
Hogan School of Real Estate
Troy Hodas